Welcome events

We are looking forward to welcoming you soon. We are running a range of events to help you get connected with our multicultural student community.

We have many events taking place throughout September and October. 

For the full listing of events, visit our What's on page.

Here is a summary of what you can join in with.

Virtual events

Some of our events are online to help you stay in touch and connect with our international student community.

Virtual events for international students
6 to 24 September Global Lounge virtual welcome programme. This includes student life webinars with current students; campus and city tours; and social events.
6 to 24 September Student Life webinars
7 September Introduction to British Culture webinar: watch the recording
9 September Transition to a new place webinar: watch the recording
13 to 20 September Virtual Speedfriending
15 September
23 September
Draw to score: Pictionary social
16 September
21 September
Virtual city and campus tours
18 to 26 September Run Series virtual half marathon
21 September SU International Students' Network digital mingle
21 September
23 September
Bristol PLUS award introductory talk
22 September SU Postgraduate digital welcome mingle
27 September Black Students Digital Mingle
28 September to 12 November Online welcome events for Postgraduate Research students

In-person events

In-person events for international students
13 to 21 September City and campus tours
13 to 24 September Global Lounge in-person welcome programme. This includes practical support from our current international student ambassadors, trips and tours, breakfasts, afternoon tea, and much more.
13 to 24 September Meet students and get help in the Global Lounge
20 September BAME students mingle
20 September SU Living Room tea party
20 September SU Multifaith Network mingle
20 to 24 September Give it a Go
21 September LGBTQ students mingle
21 to 23 September Welcome Village, Royal Fort Gardens
21 to 24 September Breakfast in the Global Lounge
22 September Language Café Taster
23 September Postgraduate welcome mingle
23 September
2 October
Bristol International Student Centre Welcome meal
24 September
25 September
Group visit to Bristol SU Welcome Fair
26 September Colour run
27 September Boardgames and pizza night
28 September SU International students' welcome and karaoke
28 September Global Food Fair
28 September Navigating university as an East Asian Student
1 October Bristol Boat Tour

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