Student Support Co-ordinators

We are Laura Hart, Linda Heap, Lucy Elliott, Michelle Hicks and Layla Al-Katib, the Student Support Co-ordinators (SSCs) for the Oxford Brookes Business School.

We are the first point of call for any students with academic or personal problems, we offer one to one support, advice, guidance and encouragement to help you progress throughout your time here at Oxford Brookes. We understand the pressures of student life and equally, combining study with family and work commitments. If you are feeling overwhelmed, it may help to talk to someone not connected to your studies.

We want to make sure you are able to get the most out of your experience here at Oxford Brookes and that nothing gets in the way.

We can assure you that all conversations are confidential.

Student Support Co-ordinators

We are here to support you and can help with any problem or issue you may face during your time at University no matter how big or small, for example:

  • Personal issues (eg loneliness, relationships, workload, anxiety, bereavement)
  • Guidance on making Exceptional Circumstances requests
  • Money worries
  • Student Information problems with regard to module addition and deletions, resolving errors, changing subjects, accessing timetables, handbooks, exam schedules and module results.
  • and more.

If we can't resolve the issue, we will make sure we put you in touch with the right person to help you.

Office hours

Semester time

Telephone: 01865 485 567

Campus office hours:

  • 10.00 - 2.00pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday (not Wednesday)
  • Meet us face-to-face on campus in room CLC.G.23, Clerici Building, Headington Campus (near the Business School Reception).

Online (Zoom) office hours:

Alternatively, please email us: ssc-business@brookes.ac.uk

Outside of semester

Please email us to arrange an appointment.