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As well as feeling excited about the prospect of starting university, many new students are nervous about what lies ahead. Our Head Start programme will help prepare you for life as an undergraduate student and provide an opportunity for us to answer any questions you may have.
It is completely free of charge to take part in Head Start and by getting involved you will:
Our Head Start booking form is now open, and in order to join our Head Start community you must be holding a Firm offer for an undergraduate course at Kingston University. Our in person events will only be available to Home applicants with priority given to those who meet at least one of our eligibility criteria. However, we will be hosting an online event and international applicants are welcome to join us for this part of the programme.
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
said they built friendships at Head Start
said they felt confident about starting at Kingston University
felt they had developed their study skills
had an increased in awareness of support services available at Kingston University
felt familiar with Kingston University through attending Head Start