Christmas Vacation Opening Hours

Student Services Provision Over the Christmas Break

Please find below the confirmed opening arrangements for Student Services over the Christmas Break.

When are we Open? Our staff and teams will be working up to and on the 22nd December 2022. Check out our webpages for information about how you can get in touch - Contact Details  : Student Services , Aberystwyth University

When do we Close? Our services will then close through the Winter Break, and reopen on Tuesday 3rd January 2023.

Support during the Break: If, during the Christmas Break you need access to support, you may want to consider the following;

Mental Health and Wellbeing:

Together All:  (an online support and wellbeing resource)

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis you should contact statutory support as appropriate via A+E, their GP or Social Services.

If you wish to speak with a counsellor during the closed period go to and register as follows: Username:abu002 & Password: student - If you are a Welsh speaker, there are useful mental health & wellbeing resources available on the website: 

Student Space - Support through the winter break

Faith and Spirituality: For chaplaincy support go to the following webpages where you can find lots of helpful information and key points of contact.

Crisis or Emergency: For support in respect of medical/dental/mental health crisis/safeguarding/significant event issue:

Around the clock Security 

The University’s Security Team are based at the Campus Reception Lodge and are available to help 24 hours a day, seven days a week, throughout the whole year, both on and off campus.

If there is an emergency call 999 or Security on 01970 622649 or mobile 07889 596220.


Security   : Estates, Facilities & Residences , Aberystwyth University


Finally, from all the team in Student Services, Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you.