Nightline Update!

Unfortunately, our phone service remains close for the time being; however you can contact us via Instant Messaging and email.

Instant messaging will be available every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 8 pm to midnight. Visit and click on the blue button on the right to access it.

Email Emails can be sent 24/7 and we aim to respond within 24 hours.

Both methods of contact are completely anonymous (we don't have access to your IP or email address) and can be used from anywhere in the world.

If you would prefer to speak to someone you can call the Samaritans on 116 123.

Nightline is a student-run listening and information service based in the University of Aberdeen.

They offer anonymous listening, information, and support to all students at the University of Aberdeen.

Nightline follows 5 key principles: Confidential, Anonymous, Non-directive, Non-advisory, and Non-judgmental. These principles help us to help you with any issues you may have whilst studying at the University of Aberdeen.

the service is open from 8 pm till 8 am every night during the term and the Easter break.

Aberdeen Nightline offers 3 lines of communication for students, we can be called (01224 27 28 29) or you can use our Instant Messenger service, both will be answered immediately unless our volunteers are busy.  Or email us at: and we will respond within 48 hours.