Student Welcome

Before you Arrive

Before you Arrive

Arriving and starting your studies in Newcastle is going to be here before you know it!

Use your time wisely to find out as much as you can about your university; the support that’s available to help you while you’re a student with us, academic information, what you need to do before you arrive and more about Newcastle itself!  

We’ve compiled essential information below to help inform and support you before you arrive and recommend you spend time reading through these pages so you know what to expect when you arrive.

Please use the checklist below, so you’re fully prepared to start your student life with us – we can’t wait to welcome you into our community! 

Preparing to Study

We've gathered all of the essential information together to help you, to know what to expect when studying at Newcastle, and the essential things you need to do before you start your studies.

University Services & Support

We have lots of amazing support and services who are here to help you, find out more about these here. 

Life in Newcastle

We hope you're going to love being part of the Newcastle University community. You will find lots of practical advice on living in and getting around the city in this section.