StudentLife logo white

Tackling the student mental health crisis

Film by Kobena

Built with care by Kinetic

Sadly, the numbers speak for themselves...


0 days

a higher education student
dies by suicide


of young people have experienced
suicidal thoughts in their lives
Every day

0 students

drop out of university


of young people will try
to take their own life
Demand for student support
services has increased by


in the last 5 years
Since starting university,


of students reported that their wellbeing deteriorated
The number of students disclosing their mental health issues has grown


over the last 10 years
Only around


of young people who died by suicide were known to Mental Health Services

Based on data from IPPR, HESA and Universities UK.

Are you ready to make a difference?

Ignore for now

Okay, we appreciate you might not be ready to make a change yet but let us keep you posted on the progress of our mission.

Let's do it!

It's amazing that you're just as passionate about student wellbeing as we are! Click the button below to find out more.

Read more about student wellbeing

In the middle of difficulty, lies opportunity

The library shelves should be empty. The lecture theatres should be packed. The halls of residence should be buzzing with excitement.

Read More

Virtual Uni-verse?

Across the country, as lecture theatres fall silent – you should spare a thought for the army of professionals continuing to work as some newspaper headlines announce “Universities close their doors” – it couldn’t be further from the reality of life in student halls of residence.

Read More

Are you delivering an outstanding student experience?

Starting university can be both an exciting and overwhelming experience for a student as it’s a major life transition. From developing their academic skills to managing a new social life,…

Read More

“Hello” – the power of proactive support with your students

Both my Mum and Sister work as teachers in a local primary school and record interactions with students to gain a better understanding on how the children in their classes…

Read More

10 Reasons why you should hire a Residential Adviser right now

10 Reasons why you should hire a Residential Adviser right now… Written by Lee Rawlinson, Director of Innovation at Kinetic Before joining Kinetic in 2019, Lee has worked as Head…

Read More