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.
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.
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.
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.
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 five 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
Fresh Start Festival 2024 Design credit We are very grateful to Berlinda Kuo for creating the visual identity of Fresh Start Festival 2022. We loved it so much we have continued to use this branding in the 2023 and 2024 campaigns.
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.