Outstanding student welfare
We offer a high standard of care and support for all of our students. We are here to help you with anything you need during your stay. If you have any concerns or problems, you can speak with our student services team in confidence.
Come to reception for help with a range of queries including booking an exam, opening a bank account, sending post, money transfers and guidance on the local area.
Support for under 18s
Students who are under 18 are given special care and attention. If you are under 18, you will stay with one of our host families to ensure you are supported outside of school hours. You will be given a curfew of 11pm and advised of the advised of the UK laws regarding under 18s on arrival. In addition, you will meet with our student services team weekly to discuss your experience and any concerns you’re having.
We want you to be as comfortable and happy as possible while you’re staying with Bell. You can choose to live with fellow students in one of our residences or experience British culture by staying with a local family. Our accommodation team are available if you have any questions or concerns during your stay.
Medical care and emergencies
In each school, we have staff who are trained in first aid and our student services team can help you register with a local doctor. We also have a 24-hour phone number for you to contact in emergencies. The emergency phone number is easily accessible and can be found on your Bell student card.
Higher Education Advisory Service
If you are considering applying to a UK university, or going onto study on Bell’s University Foundation programme, come and speak to our expert and impartial advisors who can help you find the course and university for you. We can also guide you through your university application, help you write a successful personal statement and provide support finding relevant work placements.
Language in Action
Take part in our social and cultural activities in our Language in Action programme. Included in your course, the programme is designed to build your confidence communicating in English and give you the opportunity to socialise with friends, explore the UK, and learn about British culture.