How to contact your family and friends
During your time in Leeds, you'll want to keep in touch with your family and friends and you can do this via mobile and public phones, plus email and internet.
Email and Internet
Your welcome pack includes a no-obligation SIM card with enough credit for you to make a quick call home. The SIM card should fit any phone with either a standard, micro or nano SIM card slot. It can only be used in an unlocked phone.
If you want to buy a mobile phone in the UK, or use a SIM card for a different network, check the prices for different services before you choose. More information about the different options and points to check can be found on our Buying a mobile phone guide (PDF).
Phone cardsPhone cards are available to buy from Leeds University Union's Essentials supermarket. Check the cost of calls and follow instructions on the card to use it.