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.

University Life

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.

Your timetable

Monday 25 September

Start Finish Location Description
10.15am 12.05pm Chancellors' Building 3.9 Welcome from Director of Studies
1.30pm 2.30pm Wait outside Library by spiral staircase Campus Tour led by former student Kaiqi & Team
4.30pm 6.05pm Chancellors' Building 4.1 Meeting with MAIT alumnus, Kaiqi

Tuesday 26 September

Start Finish Location Description
11.15am 1.05pm Chancellors' Building 3.9 Introductory programme talk with members of the teaching team
1.15pm 1.45pm 3 East 2.4 Library Introduction with Katrin Roberts, Faculty Librarian
2pm 2.30pm Meeting point outside Interpreting Labs 1West 3.30 and 3.31 Interpreting Labs Information Session with Course Leader, Dr Kumar

Wednesday 27 September

Start Finish Location Description
12.15pm 1.15pm Chancellors' Building 3.9 Introduction to translation (Chinese)
2.15pm 3.05pm 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.

Thursday 28 September

Start Finish Location Description
10.15am 11.05am Online event, 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 1.05pm 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
3.15pm 4.15pm Tutor's Office - Time and location may change by email Meet Your Personal Tutor
4.30pm 6.05pm 1 West Level 2 Foyer Welcome Drinks and Canapes

Friday 29 September

Start Finish Location Description
10.15am 11.05am 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.

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.

Freshers' Week

The Students' Union also runs optional Freshers' Week activities you might be interested in.

Help with technology

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