The Wellbeing Support Team work collaboratively with domestic, international, and offshore online students to ensure students have healthy, safe, supportive, and inclusive learning experiences and environments.

For urgent assistance for student wellbeing, 24/7 call 0800 718 277 or +64 3 5462333 (from outside NZ)

We can support students to:

· Engage in counseling through several free options

· Receive Careers Counselling

· Access health services and book appointments

· Manage stress, anxiousness, or worries

· Address pastoral care, mental health, and wellbeing needs

· Manage deadlines and extensions

· Understand resubmit, reconsideration, and special assessment processes

· Manage budgets and finance

· Handle culture shock and homesickness

· Find your way in the Nelson, Tasman, Marlborough regions

We talk with students online and on campuses in Nelson, Richmond, Marlborough and Woodbourne. We support students in one-to-one or group sessions in person, by text, phone, email or MS Teams.

We’ll be attending orientation events and visiting classrooms to discuss and share wellbeing strategies.

As required, we refer students to: Māori Support, Pasifika Support, Equity Support, Learning Support, and SANITI

Contact us

Our offices are the library on the Nelson and Marlborough campuses.


03 539 5068(external link)


Use the online form below to request support:

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