New Students

Getting started guides

We have a helpful collection of guides that are essential for you to read through before your first few weeks of study with us and to keep referencing during the first few weeks of term. They will provide you with all of the information that you need to get started successfully!

Good Citizen Guide

Read our guidelines for how our community will stay safe, protect ourselves and each other during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Download the Good Citizen Guide

Getting Started guide for new students

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Our Getting Started guide for new students outlines everything you need to know to get ready for University.

Guide for international students

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Our International Arrival Guide is for all new international, visiting and exchange students starting at the University during the 2020-2021 academic year.

Here to Help guide

Our Here to Help guide provide an overview of the wide range of support and development opportunities that we offer at the University.

Other student guides

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These external guides provide advice for students on issues such as student safety, creating confidence and staying safe on nights out.

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