Welcome activities

You're in. Now it's time to find out what's in store.

Upcoming Induction dates

Pre-Sessional English (six-week)

Monday 7 January 2019

The International Relations Office will be in touch with your full induction schedule.

PCGE Teacher Training (part-time option)

Monday 21 January 2019

The Institute for Education will be in touch with your full induction schedule.

Erasmus / Exchange

Friday 15 February 2019

Check your welcome booklet to find out what's in store. Your timetable for the induction day is on page 8 of the booklet.

MA Business and Management

Monday 18 February 2019

Course Welcome Meeting:
Mon 18 February 2019, 12:00-13.00
Newton Park Campus, Commons Building (map)
Room CM.139

Registration & Visa Compliance Session:
Mon 18 February 2019, 13:00-14.00
Newton Park Campus, Commons Building (map)
Room CM.125 

Hit the ground running with our top tips:

  1. Complete online registration
  2. Find out if you're required to enrol in-person
  3. Read about the services listed below, which will help you to settle in and feel at home in no time.


The Library and Learning Services

The Library and Learning Services team is here to help you transition into studying at Bath Spa University. Have a look at their resources for tips on the following:

  • Vocabulary that might be new to you
  • Independent study
  • Digital learning
  • Assignments
  • Notetaking and reading
  • Referencing

Library and Writing and Learning Centre

Read more about the services available to support you with your studies:

Students' Union

It's not too late to get involved with the Students' Union's wide range of clubs and societies.

Student Support

Student Support is on-hand to provide professional advice and guidance for all students. Learn more about:

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing support
  • Accessibility and Disability
  • Money Advice
  • Medical Service
  • Peer Mentors
  • Young adult carers
  • Estranged students
  • Care leavers


If you think that you might have Dyslexia or another Specific Learning Difficulty such as Dyspraxia or AD(H)D, the University offers a full screening process.

Wellbeing on Wednesdays - WOW

Wellbeing on Wednesdays - WOW aims to celebrate mental health throughout the year. Each month will have a theme with handy information, top tips and posts. Keep an eye out for our next event.

Peer Mentors

When you arrive at university you'll probably face new situations and have lots of questions.

Being students themselves, our mentors can help answer your questions and queries so you can get settled in. A Peer Mentor can also carry on supporting you during your first year, sharing their knowledge and experience with you.

Learn more about how to apply for a Peer Mentor.

We'll help you settle in

There's plenty of support available to help you settle into life at Bath Spa. Scroll through and familiarise yourself with some of our services.

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