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Summary of welcome and orientation events

Here is a summary of the events for September 2015:

Date Event Time Venue
Tuesday 15 September Airport pick-up service 24 hours
Booking required
Heathrow and Gatwick airports
International Arrivals Lounge 08.00–20.00 Penrhyn Road campus, John Galsworthy building, second floor, room 2002
Wednesday 16 September International orientation         
08:30–13:15 or 12:15–17:00
Booking required
Penrhyn Road campus, Students' Union Space Bar
International Arrivals Lounge 08:00–18:00 Penrhyn Road campus, John Galsworthy building, second floor, room 2002       
Orientation for visiting students 14:00–16:00 or 16:00–18:00
Compulsory event for these students – you will be emailed to confirm which session you should attend
Penrhyn Road campus, Main building, Clattern Lecture Theatre
  Welcome reception 18:00–21:00 Kingston town centre, the Kings' Tun pub, first floor
Thursday 17 September International Arrivals Lounge 08:00–18:00 Penrhyn Road campus, John Galsworthy building, second floor, room 2002
International enrolment
You will be emailed with your enrolment slot   Penrhyn Road campus, John Galsworthy building
Friday 18 September International Arrivals Lounge 08:00–18:00 Penrhyn Road campus, John Galsworthy building, second floor, room 2002
  International enrolment      
You will be emailed with your enrolment slot           
Penrhyn Road campus, John Galsworthy building       
Saturday 19 September Walking tour of central London 11:00–13:00
Booking required
Central London
  Welcome Week begins
Saturday 19 to Friday 25 September  Enrolment for Erasmus and EU undergraduate students Erasmus students will be emailed with their enrolment time.

EU undergraduate students should check their induction programme for more information.
Penrhyn Road campus
Monday 21 to Friday 25 September Freshers' parties Generally 19:30–late All Students' Union bars
Wednesday 23 September Visiting students' trip to Brighton 09:15–19:00 Meet at Penrhyn Road campus, main reception
Thursday 24 September Nick Hornby talk: About a Boy 17:30–19:00 Penrhyn Road campus, Main building, Clattern lecture theatre
Thursday 24 and Friday 25 September Freshers' Fayre 12:30–16:30 Penrhyn Road campus
Thursday 24 September Postgraduate networking event 18:00–20:00 Penrhyn Road campus, John Galsworthy building, second floor, room 2002
Friday 25 September Freshers' Ball Evening Marquee outside Penrhyn Road campus
Saturday 26 September Postgraduate Saturday, including enrolment for home / EU postgraduate students 10:00–16:00 Penrhyn Road campus, John Galsworthy building
Sunday 27 September Halls welcome 13:00–15:00 All Kingston University halls of residence, except for iQ Wave
Tuesday 29 September Postgraduate networking event 18:00–20:00 Kingston Hill campus, Business School building, room 27
Friday 2 October Postgraduate Ball From 19:30 Tolworth Court
Sunday 4 October Sunday lunch 12:00–15:00 Surbiton town centre, The Duke of York pub

Contact us

Visa and CAS enquiries
Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 3645

General international student enquiries
Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 3411

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