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

This timetable is for students studying International Security, International Relations, Gender and Politics and Euromasters.

Monday 25 September

Start Finish Location Description
4.15pm 5.05pm Chancellors' Building 2.6 Departmental Welcome
5.15pm 10 West 2.47 PGT Buddy Scheme Project – Opportunity for students who have registered to the scheme to meet their department matched buddy and get to know them.

Tuesday 26 September

Start Finish Location Description
2.15pm 3.15pm 8 West 2.5 Programme Talk with the Director of Studies Dr. Mattia Cacciatori
3.15pm 4.05pm 8 West 2.5 Talk with Faculty Librarian Katrin Roberts
4.15pm 6.05pm Claverton Rooms Meet your Personal Tutor - drinks and nibbles provided

Wednesday 27 September

Start Finish Location Description
12.15pm 1.05pm 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.
2.15pm 4.05pm 1 West North 2.4 Euromasters programme info session - ONLY for students in MA Contemporary European Studies

Thursday 28 September

Start Finish Location Description
11.15am 12.05pm 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.
2.15pm 3.05pm 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

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.