Arrivals take place from Thursday 23 to Sunday 26 of September and Welcome events run from Monday 27 September to Sunday 3 October 2021.

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

Tuesday 28 September

Start Finish Location Description
11.15am 12.05pm 5 West Foyer Welcome Desk (all students)
12.15pm 2.15pm n/a Lunch break
2.15pm 5.05pm 8 West 1.1 Welcome and Introduction/Meet your peer mentor (all students)

Wednesday 29 September

Start Finish Location Description
10.15am 11.05am 5 West 2.3 Studying at University (all students)
11.15am 12.05pm 5 West 2.3 Studying Pharmacy (Pharmacy students only)
11.15am 12.05pm 1 West 2.03 Studying Pharmacology (Pharmacology students only)
12.15pm 1.15pm n/a Lunch break
1.15pm 2.05pm Zoom Get involved in climate action at this interactive session. Prepare for the session (10 minutes) using the climate literacy course
2.15pm 3.05pm 7 West 2.12 Lab coat allocation (Pharmacy students workshop group A-H)
2.15pm 3.05pm 5 West PPS Setting up your web presence (Pharmacy students workshop groups I-L)
3.15pm 4.05pm 7 West 2.12 Lab coat allocation (Pharmacy and Pharmacology students workshop group I-M)
3.15pm 4.05pm 5 West PPS Setting up your web presence (Pharmacy students workshop groups E-H)

Thursday 30 September

Start Finish Location Description
9.15am 10.05 7W2.6 Introduction to the Integrated 5 year MPharm (5 Year MPharm students only)
10.15am 1.05pm see details on Teams Meet your personal tutor
11.15am 12.05pm 5 West PPS Setting up your web presence (Pharmacy students workshop groups A-D)
12.15pm 1.05pm 5 West PPS Setting up your web presence (Pharmacology students workshop group M)
1.15pm 2.15pm n/a Lunch break
2.15pm 3.05pm 5 West 2.3 Effective notetaking (all students)
3.15pm 5.30pm Science marquee behind 8 West Group work followed by social event (all students) please see the file on Teams to check your group and time to arrive

Friday 1 October

Start Finish Location Description
10.15am 12.05pm 5 West 2.3 Fitness to Practise and DBS checking (Pharmacy students only)
10.15am 11.05am 1 West 2.103 Pharmacology - experiences, experiments and employment (Pharmacology students only)
11.15pm 12.05pm see details on Teams Meet your personal tutor (Pharmacology students only)
12.15pm 1.05pm 5 West 2.3 Raising the academic bar: learning how to jump higher (All students)
2.15pm 3.05pm MS Teams Be the Change: Challenge your own thoughts and behaviours to help end all forms of harassment
3.15pm 5.05pm 5 West 2.3 BPSA/RPS (Pharmacy students only)

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