Preparing for Uni & Settling in

Remember to check the Aberystwyth University website for more general information on things to consider Before You Arrive and what events will be held during Big Welcome Weekend and Orientation Week.

Please see this Preparing for Uni & Settling In Fact Sheet for more information to support you during your preparations and move into university life.

In the first few weeks of university in particular students will be busy getting to grips with their new living arrangements, making new friends and settling into their academic programmes. Students often make new friends in their accommodation, in tutorial groups and by joining clubs or societies. It is not unusual for students to feel shy, lonely, and a bit overwhelmed or homesick during the move from home to university and you may take some time to settle in. Peer mentoring offers help

For more information, see aour Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about:

Documents you may need on entering university

Peer Mentoring

Preparing for University

Welcome Week (Undergraduate, Postgraduate)

If you feel that you are not settling down and would like to talk to someone about your concerns please feel free to call (01970) 621761 or 622087, email student-support@aber.ac.uk or visit us at our Reception on the ground floor of the Student Welcome Centre.