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When you arrive

Things to know and do when you begin your student life.

Availability of reading lists will differ from course to course, and some may be available before you arrive, but you will need to check with your Academic School.

Moving into your residence

Moving into your residence

Includes specific arrival information, residences cards and insurance.

Receiving your funding

Receiving your funding

Understanding how and when you will receive your funding and avoiding delays.

Support for disabled students

Support for disabled students

Register with the Student Disability Service to ensure your access requirements are met.

Student ID card

Student ID card

Your student ID card is mandatory, and gives you proof of identity, library and e-learning access and the ability to gain entry to university buildings. You must collect your student ID card once you join campus to complete enrolment.

School induction

School induction

Everything you need to know to register with your Academic School, including information on induction timetables and events.

Your digital and IT resources

Your digital and IT resources

Accessing the student intranet, connecting to the university IT network, online safety.

Registering with a doctor

Registering with a doctor

Having a General Practitioner (GP) and access to other healthcare professionals in Cardiff means you can easily access care if you need it.