Student Supports

Useful resources to help you through your studies at DkIT.

Your college experience is about more than your course, it is about starting the next chapter of your life – your new world. At DkIT you have the chance to grow academically and personally, meet like-minded people and work towards achieving your dreams. Our job is to help you do this.

Health and Wellbeing

We offer a professional and confidential health & medical service via our on campus health centre. The centre includes a free nursing service and access to a doctor at scheduled times throughout the week.

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Student Finance

Our staff will advise you on financial matters to help you manage your money better. They provide budgeting consultations and can provide access to financial support for students in financial hardship.

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While our campus is predominantly a commuter campus, the DkIT Students Union provides students with support and advice around accommodation. There is a selection of accommodation options available to students.

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Access Office

The DkIT Access office is committed to increasing access and participation rates of students from under-represented groups. We coordinate mature entry and access scholarships into DkIT.

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Pastoral Care

At DkIT we welcome students of all faiths and beliefs. DkIT Pastoral Care is available to all students and provides pastoral and holistic care within the college community.

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Equality Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)

As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.

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DkIT operates a free and confidential counselling service to students. The service is operated by a team of three counsellors who are fully trained and accredited.

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Disability Services & Support

Our Disability Office provides supports and advocates on behalf of any student with a physical, sensory, learning disability, or has a mental health condition that interferes with the learning process.

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Mature Students

DkIT welcomes mature students, both full-time and part-time. We encourage applications from mature students (aged 23 and over). We are here to ensure your life skills and work experience are taken into account as much as your academic qualifications.

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Student Services Guide

This booklet contains important information about the supports and services aimed at helping you get the most from your college experience. It also provides information about how you meet your responsibilities as one of our valued students.

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