Arrivals Weekend is from Friday 22 September to Sunday 24 September 2023.
Welcome Week runs from Monday 25 September to Friday 29 September 2023.
Find out where to go
Look at our campus map to find where your sessions are taking place.
You must attend a University Life session taking place over arrivals weekend. Find your University Life time slot. It’s important that you attend this.
Monday 25 September
|all day||on campus and in the city||Students' Union Freshers Week Activities|
Tuesday 26 September
|1.30pm||approx. 45 mins||Departing from outside 10 East||Optional Guided Tours of campus and 10East|
|2.15pm||3.45pm||10 East 0.13||MSc Course Check in|
|3.45pm||5pm||10 East Pavilion Level 0||Welcome to the School Networking Reception|
Wednesday 27 September
|11.15am||12.05pm||Online via Zoom||Be the Change: Understand the community of the University of Bath, and how you can be an active bystander and promote equality.|
|12.15pm||1.00pm||The Parade||The SU Sports Day: Use this free time to meet the sports clubs and teams and find out how to join. This is an optional activity.|
|1.15pm||4.05pm||4 East 3.38||Lunch and Director of Studies Welcome Talk|
Thursday 28 September
|10.15am||11.45am||Chancellors' Building 2.6||Getting Started on Your MSc - Essential information for the start of your course including opportunities to get involved and support to help you succeed this year.|
|12.00pm||1.00pm||The Parade||The SU Groups Day: Find out about all of the Student groups on offer and how to get involved. This is an optional activity|
|1.15pm||3.05pm||4 East 3.38||Careers Support and the Professional Development Programme - an overview of the job opportunities, recruitment process and timings. Please bring a laptop to register for useful employability resources.|
Friday 29 September
|10.15am||11.05am||Chancellors' Building 1.12||Library Induction Session|
|11.15am||2.00pm||Founders Hall||The SU Freshers Fair: Use this free time to explore what's on offer at the University and in Bath and pick up some freebies. This is an optional activity.|
|2.15pm||3.00pm||10 East Employability Hub 1.24||LinkedIn Photographer- Come and have your professional LinkedIn photo taken. This is an optional activity.|
Please check this page regularly as sometimes we need to change the times and locations of Welcome Week events. During Welcome Week, we would recommend you check your timetable at the start of each day.
Help with technology
If you have any problems with IT hardware and software, contact our IT helpdesk. You can also purchase equipment from them.