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Orientation programme

Your first week will be very busy and exciting as you explore your new home.

As well as your course induction, we organise events for all new international students, to help you find your way around, settle in and make friends.

You can get a full programme at the Meet and Greet desk or download a copy (PDF, 3.65MB). Activities include:

  • Workshops about the University
  • Information about the services we provide
  • Videos about studying in the UK and life in Sheffield
  • The chance to meet staff and students and make friends
  • Advice on opening a bank account
  • Police registration (if required)
  • Medical Centre registration
  • The opportunity to like the SHU GoGlobal Facebook page
  • Advice about joining Culture Connect mentoring scheme
  • Film screenings
  • International Party / Club night
  • Social trip to York (or other attractions in September)

Current orientation dates are:

More social activities throughout the year

We organise a range of events and projects for you to take part in during your time at Sheffield Hallam University. You will meet new people, experience different cultures and develop your global skills. Find out more at SHU GoGlobal.

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