Our friendly ambassadors will be available to support, advise and welcome you to Kingston University, so your first few days here are as easy as possible. You won't miss them in their bright yellow t-shirts!
You'll find them at:
They are all very excited to meet you, and those who are current Kingston University students will share with you their own experiences of studying here.
Here are a few of the happy faces you'll be seeing soon!
From: Rochester, USA
Course: Creative Writing MFA
Where you'll find me: At Heathrow airport (Terminal 3), at the International Arrivals Lounge, giving town centre tours, helping with BRP collections and at the Sunday lunch.
My top tip(s) for new students: "Take the opportunity to go to the events Kingston puts on for international students, such as the Sunday lunch or the tour of central London. They're a great way to meet other people who are also adjusting to life in a new country, they help you get to know the area, and they're lots of fun!"
From: Vedano Olona (VA), Italy
Course: Third year, BSc Biomedical Science
Where you'll find me: At the Union and Main Reception, at the International Arrivals Lounge, helping with BRP collections and on the welcome desk, and on the walking tour of central London.
My top tip(s) for new students: "Make a solid group of friends, engage with your academics and remind yourself you love what you're studying when things get tough. You can do this!"
From: Piton, Mauritius
Course: Third year, Psychology BSc(Hons)
Where you'll find me: At Gatwick airport, South terminal, at the welcome reception and on many of the social events.
My top tip(s) for new students: "Remember, no question is too small. Keep asking them and you will feel at home before you know it. Enjoy every single moment at Kingston. Good luck!"
From: Madurai, India
Course: Second year, Civil Engineering PhD
Where you'll find me: At Gatwick airport, South terminal, and on many of the social events.
My top tip(s) for new students: "Take your university card with you when you go shopping, and make sure you always ask if they do student discounts – you'll be surprised how many shops do offer these."