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Before you arrive

Things to know and do in preparation for student life.

Accommodation and moving here

Accommodation and moving here

What to consider before you move in to your residence in Cardiff.

Your finances

Your finances

Opening a student bank account, living costs, funding your time here and where to get support.

Disability and dyslexia support

Disability and dyslexia support

Tell us if you have a disability such as long-term physical health conditions, specific learning difficulties, autism spectrum conditions, and mental health conditions.

Remote study for students 2021/22

Remote study for students 2021/22

We are changing the way remote study will be made available for 2021/22, to support students who may still be facing coronavirus (COVID-19) related challenges this academic year.

Immunisation advice

Immunisation advice

Immunisation advice for new students.

Digital learning

Digital learning

All the information you need to get started learning, studying, and collaborating online.

Read our Student Charter

Read our Student Charter

Learn what you can expect from us and Cardiff University Students’ Union and the role that you have in making the most of your time with us.

Additional information for healthcare students

Additional information for healthcare students

Information for new healthcare students.

Orientation programme

Orientation programme

Our online orientation programme, Cardiff Student Welcome, provides a high-level overview of topics like mental health, study skills, and Welsh life so you’re fully prepared for your time with us.