Student Services Hub
Our team of advisers are based within your Student Services Hub and can provide information, advice and guidance on a range of topics from accommodation and funding to exam stress and
wellbeing. Drop us a line or pay us a visit.
Nightline is a service run by students for the welfare of students –
and we’re here to help you. The Nightline team at Colchester Campus is
located at the back of the Keynes Tower (in the North Towers area) and
our services include trained volunteers to discuss any problems you may
Although based in Colchester, all students are welcome to contact Nightline.
The Nightline service is open every night during term-time from 10pm to
8am. To use our anonymous and confidential listening service, you can:
- Telephone 01206 87 2020/2022
- Telephone via StudentCom 224 2020/2022 (for students within University accommodation)
- Freephone 0800 326 5454
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org for our e-listening service
- Visit the Nightline flat (located at the back of Keynes Tower, North Campus) to speak to someone in person and to utilise our
other drop-in services
- General enquiries can be directed to email@example.com
Nightline has three phone lines which are all used during operating hours to
enable you to call us for emotional support and information.
- 01206 872022
- 01206 872020
- 01206 874062
In Colchester, telephone: 01206 87 2020/2022
In Southend and Loughton, telephone 0800 3265454 (freephone)
You can expect someone to answer your e-mail within 24 hours between the
hours of 10pm and 8am.
Drop by our friendly flat located in flat 1, round the back of Keynes Tower,
North Campus for a variety of services including:
- Confidential listening
- Campbed hire
- Emergency accommodation
- Free tea and toast
- Detox room
- Pregnancy tests (£1)
- Panic alarms (£2)
Pictures of our flat are available on
Facebook or you can follow us on Twitter.
Our website, and Facebook and
Twitter pages, will have details on when we are opening
our volunteer recruitment. We usually hold two major drives; one in
October and one in January. Keep an eye out for us on the squares!
For further information, and updates about the service:
Nightline's Infoline service (ext: 4062) can also answer any of your queries about the University, Colchester or other matters.