Of respondents to the CUSU Big Cambridge Survey 2015, 78.82% of the 69 students who said that they had accessed support from their tutors reported that it was excellent. Students at Magdalene 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 alongside a CBT therapist. Student-facing staff receive training in Mental Health Awareness and College Porters do receive unconscious bias training.
Students who do not receive government grants can still get financial support from the college.
Pastoral support is given to help intermitting students returning to University.