Getting Started

Welcome! It's almost time for the start of your next journey and we want you to embrace this opportunity at the University of Suffolk. If you are starting a course with us in 2019/20 we have prepared some information below to assist you. Have a read through the various sections below, making sure you check the Induction Dates section as this will tell you when and where you need to be on your first day. We wish you all the best and hope this is the start of an exciting time for you.

Enrolment and Induction Explained

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Let us tell you more about enrolling online before the start of your course and what to expect from our Induction sessions.

Induction Dates

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Induction starts on your first day and continues for the first few weeks of your course, it is designed to ensure you have a smooth transition into your studies.

Travel and parking for induction


View our travel and parking information and how to get to Ipswich Regent for your induction.

Arrival Checklists


Take a look at our pre-arrival and post-arrival checklists for new starters to make sure you have everything you need to start your degree.

Student Services and Infozone

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Learn more about the services on offer to you, including careers services, counselling, disability services, wellbeing, finance and our Infozone team.

International and EU

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If you are joining us from outside of the UK, view our additional information to help you settle into life in Suffolk. 

Student Finance

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Make sure you have all your financial support in place before you start your degree with us. Find out which financial options are available to you.

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Freshers' Week


The line up has been released for Freshers' Week 2019. There's something for everyone, including nights out, mindfulness workshops, comedy nights and afternoon tea.

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New Starters Facebook


Make friends before you arrive using our New Starters Facebook Group to meet your future course mates and flatmates!

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