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Brexit: EU settlement status

If you are a student from the European Union, the European Economic Area, or Switzerland please read the important information below.

You can apply to the EU Settlement Scheme up to 30 June 2021 if you were living in the UK before 31 December 2020. If you were living in the UK before 31 December 2020 but are now overseas, you can still apply up to 30 June 2021 if you can provide proof of residence in the UK.

For full details on how to apply for Pre-settled /Settled Status visit Apply to the EU Settlement Scheme (settled and pre-settled status).

For full details on how to apply outside of the UK visit EU Settlement Scheme: applying from outside the UK.

The UK left the European Union on 31 January 2020. On 1 January 2021, a new Points-based Immigration System was introduced. Any student arriving in the UK from 1 January 2021, and who has not previously applied for Pre-settled or Settled Status in the UK will be subject to this new Immigration System.

Further information on Brexit, EU Settlement and the new Points-based Immigration System can be accessed at:

If, after reading the above information you have specific questions regarding applying for EU Settlement, or how the new Points-based Immigration System would affect you, please contact the Student Immigration Advisory Service at immigrationadvice@kingston.ac.uk

Current students please login to MyKingston for information.