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Welcome to Head Start

As well as feeling excited about the prospect of starting university, many new students are apprehensive about what lies ahead. Head Start is designed to help prepare you for life as an undergraduate student and is completely free of charge to attend. Depending on your circumstances there are a range of events and lengths of programmes to choose from, ranging from 3-days to just 1-day, taking place between July to September.

Key to success

Head Start has been associated with increased confidence, belonging and success for those students who attend.

*Feedback from attendees who came to Head Start 2018

87%

87%

said they built friendships at Head Start

90%

90%

said they felt confident about starting at Kingston University

79%

79%

felt they had developed their study skills

84%

84%

had an increased in awareness of support services available at Kingston University

93%

93%

felt familiar with Kingston University through attending Head Start

Access and participation

Undergraduate study
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