Unfortunately our phone service is closed until further notice. Check out our Coronavirus page for some more information.

We are pleased to announce we will be relaunching an amended Instant Messaging service. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday you will be able to contact us between 8pm and midnight. You can expect the same service as you would during term time from anywhere in the world. Please note we will be unable to contact the emergency services if you are currently based outwith the UK.


Welcome To Aberdeen Nightline

The student run listening and information service based in the University of Aberdeen.

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

We follow 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 Aberdeen.

We are open from 8pm till 8am every night during 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: listening@aberdeen.nightline.ac.uk and we will respond within 48 hours.

We are here to listen and help, please don’t hesitate to contact us!!


Here is a really interesting interview featuring Stephen Fry, a long-term supporter of the Nightline Association.

Stephen Fry speaking on Radio 4

“Student life is not always the party people might think it is