Arrivals weekend is Friday 23, Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 of September and Welcome Week runs from Monday 26 September to Sunday 30 September 2022.

Find out where to go

Look at our campus map to get directions to your sessions.

University Life

You must attend a University Life session taking place over arrivals weekend. You can find your time slot on this page. It’s important that you attend this.

Your timetable

Monday 26 September

Start Finish Location Description
1.15pm 2.05pm Chancellor's Building 1.11 Welcome to the Department
2.15pm 3.05pm 3 East 3.5 Biology students (Introduction to the degree programme)
2.15pm 3.05pm 3 East 3.8 Biochemistry students (Introduction to the degree programme)
2.15pm 3.05pm 3 East 2.4 Biomedical students (Introduction to the degree programme)
3.15pm 4.05pm Chancellor's Building 1.11 Course Information (1)

Tuesday 27 September

Start Finish Location Description
10.15am 11.05am 4 South 1.15 Distribution of Lab Coats and Life Sciences T-shirt (Family Names A-L only)
11.15am 12.05pm 4 South 1.15 Distribution of Lab Coats and Life Sciences T-shirt (Family Names M-Z only)
2.15pm 4.05pm Chancellors' Building 5.13 Digital Skills Session for Biomedical Students
3.15pm 5.05pm Chancellors' Building 4.17 Digital Skills Session for Biochemistry Students
4.15pm 6.05pm Chancellors' Building 5.13 Digital Skills Session for Biology Students

Wednesday 28 September

Start Finish Location Description
10.15am 11.05am Science Marquee Biology Students - Meet your Peer Mentor
11.15am 12.05pm Science Marquee Biochemistry Students - Meet your Peer Mentor
12.15pm 1.05pm Science Marquee Biomedical Students - Meet your Peer Mentor
3.15pm 4.05pm MS Teams Be the Change: Understand the community of the University of Bath, and how you can be an active bystander and promote equality.

Thursday 29 September

Start Finish Location Description
11.15am 1.05pm 4 South Pavilion 0.78 Treasure Hunt for Biomedical Students
2.15am 3.05pm Chancellors' Building 1.11 Course Information (2)
4.15pm 5.05pm Zoom Climate literacy : Work with other students in this interactive session to explore the climate emergency, how the University is responding and how you can get involved.

Friday 30 September

Start Finish Location Description
11.15am 12.05pm 4 South 1.15 Course Info and Lab Safety (Biomedical Students)
11.15am 12.05pm 4 South 1.23 Course Info and Lab Safety (Biochemistry Students)
12.15pm 1.05pm 4 South 1.23 Course Info and Lab Safety (Biology Students)
2.15pm 3.05pm Science Marquee Biochemistry Students - Meet your Personal Tutor
3.15pm 4.05pm Science Marquee Biology Students - Meet your Personal Tutor
4.15pm 5.05pm Science Marquee Biomedical Students - Meet your Personal Tutor

Please check this page regularly as sometimes we need to change the times and locations of Welcome events. During Welcome, we would recommend you check your timetable at the start of each day.

As well as these compulsory events, you can also get involved in optional activities run by The SU.

Help with Technology

If you have any problems with IT hardware and software, contact our IT helpdesk. You can also purchase equipment from them.

Link to other students on your course - We have set up a Microsoft Team for your course. You can use this to ask questions and start to get to know the people on your course. You will be able to access this from early September.