A-Z advice and support for new students

On this page you will find links to important information that will help you prepare for university.

Accommodation

Welcome to halls is your official guide to living in halls of residence.

Please note: You will receive an email with instructions on how to book your accommodation soon. If you have any questions, please contact us at accommodation@kingston.ac.uk.

Bursaries

The Kingston Bursary offers 400 bursaries of £2,000 to eligible students. If you are eligible you will receive an email containing details on how to apply.

Commuter students

Tips and advice for students commuting to Kingston University.

Disability support

Information and advice to support any student with a disability.

Fees and funding

Advice about student finance, fees payment, planning a budget and more.

Faith and spirituality

Information about spaces for prayer, worship, meditation and discussion.

Faculty and schools

Find out about research, events and facilities in your subject area.

Head Start

Feeling anxious about starting university? Join Head Start Online, our six-week programme designed to help prepare you for university life.

Health and wellbeing

Information about on-campus GP services and mental health support.

Information Technology Services (I&TS)

Information about IT support and resources for new students.

International students

Find out about international enrolment, airport pick-up service and more.

KU Cares

Advice on support for care leavers and young adult carers.

Careers and Employability

Advice about job hunting both before and after you graduate.

Library and Learning Services

You will have a library induction during Welcome Week and be introduced to all the facilities and resources on offer. However, you can search our print and electronic resources now on iCat, our online library catalogue.

Mature students

Find out about our Mature Students' Society and more.

Study support

Find out about English language courses, MathsAid and more.

Union of Kingston Students

Welcome Week will be packed with fun activities organised by the Union of Kingston Students - including the flagship Freshers Fair!

You can find out now about the huge range of sports, societies and volunteering opportunities on offer at Kingston.