Student Services

Our services support students' educational, personal and career needs

Waltham International College (WIC) is here to support you in a variety of ways while you study with us. We appreciate that many factors can impact on student success and so we offer a suite of services students can rely on.

Student advice

Our student welfare team provides support for a wide range of non-academic issues. To speak to an advisor call 02070180430 or email info@walthamcollege.com

We also offer a one-to-one appointments to help students with more complex issues such as:

  • Student finance and funding enquiries
  • Budgeting and money management

Library resources

At Waltham International College, we provide students with access to a wide range of books, journal articles and other specialist materials they will need to complete their studies. E-resources – including a wide range of full-text journals – can be accessed off-campus 24 hours a day. A team of experienced, professional staff is on hand to give expert support and provide training.

IT support

Here, students have free access to computers – and to software that underpins their course work and research. Expert IT help and training is provided throughout the year.

Language support for students

The English language you use in higher education can be very different from the English you have learnt at school or college. To help you develop the academic English you need to be familiar with, we offer courses throughout your time with us. Contact our admission team for more information: call 02070180430 or email info@walthamcollege.com

Healthcare

There are a range of doctors and healthcare providers near the college and the general health and safety of our students is very important to us. If you need assistance or advice call 02070180430 or email info@walthamcollege.com

Mental health and wellbeing support

Our Student Mental Health and Wellbeing service offers short-term support and advice to all students who are experiencing personal difficulties, may be struggling to cope at the college, or just need someone to talk to. Our advisors can also help you find support from a counsellor if required.

The service is free and confidential and there are a range of appointment days and times available.Learn more about Student Mental Health and Wellbeing – call 02070180430 or email info@walthamcollege.com

Disability and dyslexia support

Disability and Dyslexia Support provides advice and information about disabilities, specific learning difficulties (including dyslexia), mental health conditions or other medical conditions.

We also coordinate the support that is offered to you while you're studying with us. Our services and facilities can be personalised to meet your individual needs, enabling you to get the most out of your time at WIC.

Learn more about Disability and Dyslexia Support – call 02070180430 or email info@walthamcollege.com

Equality and diversity

WIC is fully committed to equality and diversity. We work together to build a learning community founded on equality of opportunity, that celebrates the rich diversity of our student and staff populations.

Further student support resources

  • NHS Choices - For health advice 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, you can read the NHS Choices website or speak to someone from NHS Direct.
  • Samaritans - Get confidential support if you are in a crisis, despairing or feeling suicidal by calling the Samaritans available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
  • London Nightline - London Nightline is a listening support and information helpline run by students, for students.

 

updated: 30th March 2017