Wellbeing Services

Your physical and mental wellbeing plays a big part in your success in the classroom, and each campus has a specialist staff member who can refer you to organisations that support physical, mental and spiritual health.

It’s normal to sometimes feel overwhelmed by what life throws at you, so if you do feel as though you need someone to talk to, our staff are more than happy to chat.


Palmerston North

Free counselling sessions are available to students at Amesbury Counselling Service following a referral from the Senior Advisor Wellbeing Wellbeing-Pn@ucol.ac.nz . If you would like an appointment, contact can be made by either email or text 022 0678 394. Students under 24 years old can access free doctor, nurse, and counselling appointments at the Youth One Stop Shop across the road from the campus.



Youth Services Trust provides UCOL students with free doctor, nurse and counselling appointments. Please email Wellbeing-Wg@ucol.ac.nz if you would like to access these services.



A Counsellor is available to students on campus. Please email Wellbeing-Wai@ucol.ac.nz for an appointment.



Contact the Senior Advisor Wellbeing in Palmerston North in the first instance Wellbeing-Pn@ucol.ac.nz, or text 022 0678 394.


Online resources

Our colleagues at Massey University have some excellent advice and help available online for: