We’re here to listen

During the semester, you can reach Nightline by phone, instant message, or email.

Phone line

Our phone line is open 8pm-7am every night unless otherwise stated.

Phone: 01334 46 2266

You can also call the above number via Skype Audio.

Instant message

Our instant message service is open 8pm-12am every night halls are open.

Learn more about the instant messaging service.


Available at all hours. We aim to respond within 48 hours and guarantee a response within 72 hours.

[email protected]

If Nightline is unavailable

If you need immediate support and our phone lines or instant message is busy, you can try contacting Samaritans, who offer a 24-hour listening service at 116 123.

If you’re having a student welfare emergency and would like to speak to someone face-to-face, you can try the University Security and Response team on 01334 46 8999.

Nightline principles

Nightline operates in accordance with five principles.