International student welcome
If you're an international student, welcome! Find out about preparing for your course, your first weeks, settling, in, your visa and more.
Before you start your course
We’re really excited to welcome you to the University of Leeds. This page will provide you with information that you need to help you prepare and make sure you’re in control and ready for your life at Leeds.
Your first weeks at University
You’re finally here – a student at Leeds! This page will give you the information that you need to help you navigate those first weeks, and ensure that you’ve got all the information to feel in control.
Settling in at University
Your course has got started, the novelty of a new start has worn off, now what? Read on to find helpful links to help you settle in at University and feel in control of things.
Your school induction
To help you settle in to the start of term, your school has pulled together some specific information you’ll need to know.
Welcome to Leeds! Our international orientation programme will help you make the best possible start in Leeds. Whenever you arrive, you’ll be able to join talks, tours and social events to help you feel at home and meet new people.
Student Information Service
Got a question or need support? Get in touch with the friendly team in the Student Information Service (SIS). You can call them, email them, or visit them at one of four Student Information Points on campus.
Accessible facilities on campus
Learn about the accessible facilities available across campus including adapted accommodation, medical support and parking
Leeds and You Events
Come along to our Leeds & You events and activities which we will be running throughout the year, to meet new people in a relaxed and informal setting.
Feeling at home in Leeds
Life in a new social, cultural and academic environment is exciting but can feel challenging. Whether you've recently arrived in Leeds or you've been here for some time, there's lots of support to help you feel at home.
School of Languages, Cultures and Societies
Welcome to the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies. Here you’ll find everything you need to know about starting or returning to your studies.
School of Civil Engineering
Welcome to the school of Civil Engineering! Here you’ll find everything you need to know about starting your studies.
School of Computing
Here you’ll find everything you need to know about starting your studies at the School of Computing. Make sure you read the ‘all students’ info first – this covers things like tasks you need to complete before the start of term, safety procedures on your course and where to go for more information or support.