"I went from living at home where there's four of us to moving into accommodation with 11 other people. For me that was scary. I soon got to know a few people in each flat around me and we gathered together like a little family. That's how I met my best friend Lauren."

Beth, BA(Hons) History

Beth BA(Hons) History

Information for new students

Pre-arrival checklist

Everything that you should do before arriving at UWE Bristol.

When you arrive 

Post-arrival information for new students joining UWE Bristol.

Coming to university

LLB(Hons) Law student Elizabeth shares how she felt about coming to university – “I have made friends from other courses like Biomedical Sciences and lots of different places. You can make friends from anywhere.” 

Parents and supporters information

Information to help with your loved one's transition to studying at university, and who to contact if you have concerns.

Information for parents and supporters
Parents sat on a bench with their child at an Open Day