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

Find out where to go

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

University Life

You will also be invited to attend a University Life session on Monday 27 September, 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
11.15am 1.05pm 7 West 2.6 Introduction to the course and optional units by Director of Studies - Matthew Lloyd. This will be followed by a campus tour.
1.05pm 2.05pm The lake or 7 West 2.6 if poor weather Bring a packed lunch for a picnic by the lake

Tuesday 27 September

Start Finish Location Description
10.00am 1.00pm 7 West 2.6 Support and guidance for your studies. This session covers the topics of: Equality, Diversity & Inclusion, Digital Support, Library, Public Engagement, University and Colleges Union (UCU), Departmental Safety, and Chemical Safety including COSSH

Wednesday 28 September

Start Finish Location Description
10.15am 11.05am MS Teams Director of Studies available to discuss Semester 1 optional unit choices. Book your session here.

Thursday 29 September

Start Finish Location Description
10.15am 11.05am 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.
12.15pm 1.05pm MS Teams Be the Change: Understand the community of the University of Bath, and how you can be an active bystander and promote equality.
1.15pm 2.45pm Science Marquee behind 8 West Coffee Social with PGBio

Friday 30 September

Start Finish Location Description
10.00am 4.00pm TBC Roman Bath tours with PG Bio. Please sign up here for a tour by Friday 16 September.
5.15pm 7.00pm 5 West 2.3 Postgraduate quiz

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 the end of August