Of respondents to the CUSU Big Cambridge Survey 2015, 81.27% of the 40 students who said that they had accessed support from their tutors reported that it was excellent. Students at Hughes Hall can easily access policies on harassment and there is a Fitness to Study policy. The Students’ Union Advice Service website is not linked to clearly from their College website. They do have access to a college nurse who also provides mental health support. Student-facing staff receive training in Mental Health Awareness and College Porters do receive unconscious bias training.
Students who do not receive government grants cannot get financial support from the college.
If students wish to intermit they will keep their tutor who will support their re-entry to University. They recommend that returners take the course offered by the University Counselling Service.