ASC (Advice Support Careers)

ASC (Advice Support Careers) offers impartial advice on student finance, careers, course guidance, future study options and employment applications. If you are considering a programme of study you can contact ASC advisers to discuss financial support, your career plans and aspirations. They also offer support whilst on your programme of study if you are concerned about any personal issues including mental health.

Our well-qualified and experienced specialist staff offer drop-in sessions for quick queries or appointments for more in-depth discussion.

For more details on our Statement of Service please click here

Equal Opportunities
We aim to ensure that equality of opportunity is available for all regardless of age, class, creed, disability, ethnic origin, gender, marital status, nationality, political belief or sexual orientation.


Contact details and opening times

Find out about how to get in touch with ASC, and the times we are open in College.

Student funding and welfare

ASC offers confidential and impartial funding and welfare advice for all College learners and people considering studying at New College Durham.

Support through counselling

Counselling may enable you to make changes in your life or help you to come to terms with things that you can't change.

Careers and course guidance

Our specialist advisers are available to give practical help on Careers, Course Planning and Job Search.

Leaner Development Co-ordinator (LDC)

The LDC can provide personal support on a one to one basis covering a range of academic and welfare issues.


More details on our information and resources

New College Durham Careers Programme

The Careers Programme shows the careers and activities you can expect whilst studying at New College Durham.