Before you arrive

It's a good idea to plan ahead and get the essential stuff sorted before you arrive at university. Here are some things you'll need to think about.

Online enrolment welcome week

Online enrolment

Five simple steps to help you through your online enrolment.

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Get started with it welcome week

Getting started with IT

The place to go for passwords, accounts and email, plus tips on what equipment to consider buying.

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Accommodation welcome week


Got questions about accommodation? You've come to the right place.

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What to pack - welcome week

What to pack for uni

Laptop? Yes. Your 200 strong record collection? Probably not. Take a look at the uni essentials you should bring.

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Travelling to uni

Planes, trains or just your dad's luggage filled Fiesta. Here's your BCU travel guide.

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Practical moving advice for parents

Moving in to uni halls means packing, driving and inevitably forgetting things. Arm yourself with our practical moving advice to get your children to their new home.

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The first steps to looking after your health at uni

New people. New germs. Same old illnesses. Take care of your health before you arrive with top tips from our Enablement and Wellbeing team.

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Got a question? Just Ask.

The Ask team is here to help and you can access them via phone, online or on campus.

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