We pride ourselves on offering an exceptionally high level of individual attention and support, both academic and pastoral.
Dedicated staff provide support and advice for students with a range of different needs, and offer day-to-day practical support from finding suitable accommodation and potential housemates to advice on managing finances, accessing funding, and finding suitable part-time work.
Our Student Services team co-ordinate a range of specialist services to support the physical, mental and spiritual health of students at RWCMD. These include support for students with additional learning needs, mental health difficulties, and disabilities, a free confidential counselling service, a sports massage service, and a Healthy Artist scheme that provides access to specialist performance-related health support.
Support for Students With Additional Learning Needs
The College offers confidential and professional advice to support students with health conditions or learning differences including dyslexia, epilepsy, depression, ME, diabetes and autistic spectrum disorders. We can co-ordinate a range of practical support to ensure that you are able to commence your studies at RWCMD, progress through your course, and graduate successfully. The College has in-house mental health mentoring support, in-house study support, and provides free access to a confidential counselling service. Our Student Support Manager can provide assistance to students in applying for Disabled Students’ Allowance, arranging needs assessments, and developing Individual Support Plans.