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Information for new undergraduate Psychology students

What you need to know for your busy first few weeks as an undergraduate student.

Things you should do

What you should be doing this week to make sure you don't miss out on any information, deadlines or events.


UCAS Track

Check the outcome of your application using UCAS Track.

Welcome checklist

Here is a checklist of things to help you prepare for University. Whilst this list isn’t exhaustive it should help you get started.

Department information

Find out about starting your studies in the Department of Psychology.


Plan for your arrival

Things to do and prepare for before coming to the University.


Moving to Bath

Advice and information about living in Bath as a student.


Your first few weeks

What you'll do during your first few weeks.


University Life sessions

group of students around a table

University Life sessions help you get settled at the University. Make sure you know which session you must attend.

Finding your way around at Bath

How to get to some important places around campus, including the Library, some places to eat and where to catch a bus.


Campus bus terminus

Photo of the University of Bath campus bus terminus

The main passenger drop-off and pick-up point for buses to and from the University is near the east entrance to the Parade.

Students' Union

The SU building from the outside

The SU (Students' Union) building houses the SU and their offices, the Student Centre, food outlets and the campus pub and nightclub.

Sports Training Village (STV)

Aerial view of the sports training village

Open to staff, students and the public. The STV facilities include a gym, Olympic Legacy swimming pool, athletics track, pitches and courts.

The Library

The Library is at the centre of our campus. Several additional services are available in the building, including the Security Desk.

Student Finance Office

Student Finance Office can help you with questions about tuition fees, loans and payments of scholarships and bursaries.

Help and support

How to get advice and support if you need it.


Security

Some of the Security team chatting to students.

The University of Bath's Security team is here to help at all times; 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Support to help you succeed

Student Support are here to help and advise you. Find out what we do and make sure you get the most out your university experience.

International students

What you need to know if you're an international student coming to study in Bath.


Living in the UK

Learn more about daily life and culture in the UK, including holidays, religion, driving and healthcare.

About the Department of Psychology

We offer undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and students can get involved in our lively research environment and open seminars.

With more than 70 academic staff, 100 postgraduates and 500 undergraduates, we have a distinctive research profile and record of cutting-edge, theoretically informed research in applied psychology.

Current staff and students can access the Research Hub.

Contact us

If you have any questions or concerns about Welcome Week or your first year at Bath, please contact us in person or online.