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Directorate of Academic Support

Welcome to the Directorate of Academic Support

Our overarching aim is to deliver excellent academic support in collaboration with the University community and University partners.

We consist of approximately 200 staff covering a variety of customer facing, professional, technical and academic roles.  The Directorate is a key enabler in the delivery of the University’s ambitious strategic plan which will demand innovation across the University. The Directorate leads the pioneering Digital Campus Transformation Programme, predicated on robust and integrated systems, software and infrastructure. 

Quick Links to DAS Services

IT Support

Call the Service Desk on ext. 2000 or email ITSupport@wlv.ac.uk

For online guidance visit the self help pages

To order a mobile phone, fill in the Mobile Phone Order Form on the ITS Purchasing page


Library support

Search the library catalogue   

Search the electronic resources

Online chat information service ASSIST is available 24/7

Renew your books, call the Learning Centre Direct 01902 32 1333 (ext.1333)


Learning and Teaching support

To apply for Fellowship of the HEA, visit KUDOS

Access the new Virtual Learning Environment  (VLE) Canvas or visit the Canvas webpages to learn more.