Information for new international students
Starting university in a different country is a big step. We want to help you feel welcome and make sure you know everything you need to know before you start your adventure.
International Welcome Lounge 9 - 27 September
Download the Welcome Lounge events schedule 2019 (PDF, 153kB) for details of free* trips and events and use links to reserve your space (*unless otherwise stated).
Before you arrive
Find out about visas, travel, health, accommodation and take a virtual tour of our campus.
Arrive at the University
Find out about arriving in Bristol, and our Meet and Greet Service to see if we can help you on your journey.
After you arrive
Find out what you need to do, and how to join welcome activities to get you settled in.
Your life in Bristol
Find out about support on offer and ongoing events for EU and international students.
International student handbook
Download the International student handbook 2019 (PDF, 3,751kB) for essential information on living in the UK and services available to support you.