Student Support Advisers

On arrival to Sheffield Hallam, you are allocated a named Student Support Adviser (SSA) who will work closely with your Academic Adviser and Employability Adviser to provide a seamless support offer.

Your Student Support Adviser recognises that it isn’t always easy to manage your academic studies alongside day-to-day life, they are here to listen and advise you on a range of issues and advise on other specialist services you can access across the university. The services are all confidential and non-judgemental.

Our team of Student Support Advisers work to a key set of principles and core values and aim to deliver an accessible, inclusive and high-quality support and guidance service to all students.

You can book into see a Student Support Adviser at any time in your student journey.

Book an appointment

If you can't find an answer online, you can self-book an appointment with us. You will be able to choose a specific adviser if you prefer to.

If you're still not sure who to speak to, contact Hallam Help. They will help you understand what support is available at the University and how you can access it.

Meet the advisers

Allied Health Professions / Social Work, Social Care and Community Studies

Anna Benjamin

Anna Benjamin

Polly Newman

Polly Newman


Art and Design

Anita Beardsley

Anita Beardsley


Biosciences and Chemistry

Katie Marsden

Katie Marsden


Computing

Nick Smith

Nick Smith

Becky

Rebecca Sampson


Education

Gay Fletcher

Gay Fletcher

Jenny Wild

Jenny Wild

Rosemary Hill

Rosemary Hill

Tracy Roberts

Tracey Roberts


Finance and Business Systems

Gemma Ferguson

Gemma Ferguson

Kate Elliot

Kate Elliot


Humanities

Angela Cox

Angela Cox


Law and Criminology

Charlotte Brown

Charlotte Brown

Gillian Marshall

Gillian Marshall

Heather Owen

Heather Owen


Management

Gill

Gill King

Linda Wood

Linda Wood

Olivia

Olivia Howard


Media Arts and Communication

Claire Tate

Claire Tate

Kat Cousins

Kathryn Cousins


Natural and Built Environment

Amy Preston

Amy Preston

Sharon Jones

Sharon Jones


Nursing and Midwifery

Becky Fischer SHU

Becky Fischer

John Sanders

John Sanders

Sam Laycock

Sam Laycock


Psychology, Sociology and Politics

Lucy Campbell

Lucy Cambell

Tessa Borg

Tessa Borg


Senior Student Support Advisers

Alison Liver

Alison Liver

Danielle Hague

Danielle Hague

Helen Tompkin

Helen Tompkin

Jayne Willis

Jayne Willis

Katie Smaylen

Katie Smaylen


Service Sector Management

Lisa Wilson

Lisa Wilson

Charlotte

Louise Lye


Sport

Anne Henshaw

Anne Henshaw

Darren Hallam-Wall

Darren Hallam-Wall


Student Transition and Welfare Manager

Sarah Smart

Sarah Smart