Orientation & Welcome

Orientation & Welcome

The International Student Support team are here to ensure you settle in to University life as quickly and as smoothly as possible. 



Registration is now closed however our Welcome Team will be at Glasgow International Airport between the 4th - 9th September to Welcome you, please look out for our team in yellow t-shirts!


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International Orientation Programmes

International Orientation Programmes take place every January and September.

Next programme

  • The next International Student Orientation programme will start on 7 September 2018
  • ‌The programme is open to all new undergraduate and postgraduate students from outside the UK who have been accepted to University of Glasgow from September 2018.
  • See the International Orientation Programme 2018 here.

Welcome Programme

The Welcome Programme takes place every January and September.

Next programme

  • The aim of the programme is to assist new international students during the arrival period.
  • The next Welcome Programme will take place from 4-21 September 2018
  • A Welcome Desk will be available in the Fraser Building, Main Campus to assist with student enquiries from 4-21 September 2018
  • Our Welcome Team will be present at Glasgow International Airport from 4-9 September 2018 to welcome new international students


Orientation at other times of the year

If you are unable to join us at the International Student Orientation programme, you can still meet us throughout the year to discuss any queries.

You can do this by booking a one-to-one appointment via MyGlasgow.