DBS checks for students

This guidance is intended for staff members enquiring whether an individual student (including research students) or cohort of students will need a DBS check.

About DBS checks for students

Find out what a DBS check is and whether your student(s) should have one.

DBS check payment

The University processes and pays for DBS checks where it is needed to complete a course.

DBS checks for student volunteering activities

Find out about DBS checks for student volunteering activities.