"Coming to university represents a significant stage in the life of every student. It provides a gateway to a number of opportunities: to acquire knowledge, gain new skills, improve employment prospects and, of course, to make new friends – some of whom may remain for life."
Read more from Bruce Armstrong, Dean of Students
View our timeline of a typical first year at university. If you're prepared for the challenges your son or daughter may be facing, you'll be better able to support them.