Welcome events

Connection. Support. Feeling safe. This is what you can expect when you start from our January Welcome events. 

These online events are to help you to make friends, to develop your professional skills and to become part of our University community. Due to the national lockdown activities will be online until we can return to campus.

Please also make sure to take a look at our Activities Calendar for even more events and activities for you to take part in as part of the Life in Lockdown programme.   


Tuesday 19 January

Support For You
2.00pm - 2.30pm (online)
Looking after your wellbeing is important and our Student Support team are on hand to offer advice, whether you need support with mental health, financial advice and more.


Wednesday 20 January

Welcome on Wednesdays
1.00pm - 2.00pm (online)
Connect with friends or make new ones with this fun packed event with quizzes, games and chat. 

Commuter Student Mixer
1.00pm - 2.00pm (online)
Meet commuter students like you with activities to break the ice. You can share experiences and make friends to keep in touch with. 


Friday 22 January

Postgraduate Student Mixer
1.00pm - 2.00pm (online)
Meet postgraduate students like you with activities to break the ice. You can share experiences and make friends to keep in touch with.

Wellbeing Tea and Chat
1.30pm - 2.30pm (online)
How are you feeling this month? Join us for a chat about mental wellbeing and find out about a new series of wellbeing webinars taking place in January and February with different speakers and panelists. 

Tuesday 26 January

 Spiritual Wellbeing
1.00pm - 1.30pm (online)
Meet our friendly Chaplaincy who are here to support you and the spiritual side of your life whether you follow a faith or not. 


Wednesday 27 January

Welcome on Wednesdays
1.00pm - 2.00pm (online)
Connect with friends or make new ones with this fun packed event with quizzes, games and chat. 

Commuter Student Mixer
1.00pm - 2.00pm (online)
Meet students, make friends and share experiences with fun games to help break the ice.


Thursday 28 January

Global Cafe: Mardi Gras Escape Room
12.00pm - 1.00pm (online)
Make friends from across the globe and work as a team to solve the Mardi Gras themed clues to escape. 


Friday 29 January

Postgraduate Student Mixer
1.00pm - 2.00pm (online)
Meet postgraduate students like you with activities to break the ice. You can share experiences and make friends to keep in touch with.