Checklist for new students

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Before arrival

  • Secure term-time accommodation prior to travel (read our important accommodation update)
  • Receive your Glasgow University ID (GUID) to:

          - Register (Academic and Financial)
          - Enrol (Courses and Classes)    

An international student?

Have a disability or chronic illness?

Ensure that you have

  • Your offer confirmation email from the University
  • Accommodation arrival and check-in information
  • Understood on-campus health and safety arrangements
  • Details of any existing medical conditions with relevant evidence
  • Confirmation of who will be paying your tuition fees, if you are not paying them yourself

After arrival

  • Register and Enrol online (if you have not already done so)
  • Participate in relevant Induction activities (International students, Local students, Accommodation)
  • Complete your Academic Induction
  • Check out the on-campus Welcome Week and Freshers' Week activities
  • Familiarise yourself with campus and the local area - Glasgow or Dumfries
  • Complete the Academic Writing Skills Programme (if you haven't completed the T2G online course)
  • Register with a local doctor and dentist

An international student?

  • Book an appointment to register with the Police (if applicable)
  • Collect your BRP