Support Facilities

At Aston University there are a range of services to support students with both academic issues and personal issues. Highlighted below are a range of key support serrvices.  Further information can be found in the Quick Guide for New Students which is provided to all students beginning their studies at Aston Business School.  

The Hub
The Hub located on the Upper Ground Floor of the Main University Building is your first port of call for non-academic advice and support.   The Aston Team of dedicated International Students Advisers is located in The Hub.

Tel: 0121 204 4007  
e-mail: the hub@aston.ac.uk

The Advice & Representation Centre 

The Advice & Representation Centre at Aston Students' Guild provides Aston students with information, advice and representation.  The Advice & Representation Centre can be found on the first floor of the Students' Guild building and is open Monday to Thursday between 10 am and 5 pm and 10 am to 4 pm on Fridays. 

Tel: 0121 204 4848. (If you are phoning from outside the UK please phone +44 121 204 4848.)
email: arc@aston.ac.uk

Library & Information Services
Library & Information Services (LIS) provides a comprehensive service to support learning and research needs throughout your study here at Aston. The Library provides books, journals, reports and statistics for students to consult and borrow. Many of the journals and other sources of information are also available electronically.

Tel: 0121 204 4525
e-mail: library@aston.ac.uk

The Learning Development Centre
The Learning Development Centre offers a range of support options for all aspects of your academic study and key study skills, from group sessions, one to one sessions and drop in support sessions. The LDC is based on the first floor in the Library.

Tel: 0121 204 3040
e-mail: lsc@aston.ac.uk

Within Aston Business School, there are a number of sources of support all dedicated to helping students you get the most out of your time studying at Aston. As well as all academic staff offering “Office Hours” every week, where you can sign up to talk to them about the academic aspects of you time at Aston University, we also have support staff, based within the Postgraduate Programme Office available for you to talk to Monday to Friday, throughout the year.