Of respondents to the CUSU Big Cambridge Survey 2015, 84.20% of the 74 students who said that they had accessed support from their tutors reported that it was excellent. Students at Fitzwilliam can easily access policies on harassment however there is not a Fitness to Study policy. The Students’ Union Advice Service website is linked clearly from their College website. They do have access to a college nurse who provides mental health support alongside a counsellor. Student-facing staff receive training in Mental Health Awareness and College Porters do not receive unconscious bias training.
Students who do not receive government grants can still get financial support from the college.
Students returning to their studies after intermitting are given access to extra support from their Tutor on a case by case basis.