Settling in

On this page, you’ll find more information about life at the University including where to go to for support and advice, keeping up to date with the latest news and how to get the most from campus life and living in Liverpool.


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Stay up-to-date

Keep up-to-date with everything happening at the University via the Student Intranet. Make sure you don’t miss any essential information by activating your student computing account as soon as possible

Student support and advice

The transition to University can be tough. Many students find the change in lifestyle or circumstances tricky but may not feel able to speak up or seek help. It’s important to be honest with yourself, support your new friends and where you need to, speak to us.

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Student Administration

Student Administration is your first stop if you need help with managing your personal information and studies, fees and finance, and accessing official documents, such as your enrolment status letter.

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Get to know Liverpool Guild of Students

As your Students’ Union, Liverpool Guild of Students, want to make sure you love your time here. So, to get things started, we’ve got lots in store to help you settle into student life. Have a look at our website for all things Welcome Week and beyond.

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Join a society, sports team or volunteering scheme

Whether you want to play lacrosse or join our Feminist Society, you’ll find all of our fantastic societies, teams and volunteering opportunities on My Liverpool. Or meet the societies and sign up at the Guild's welcome fair.

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Computing Services and IT how-to-guides

Computing Services are here to help you with any technical queries you may have from connecting to the University's WiFi, accessing your emails, to understanding all the different software used at the University.

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University libraries

You'll soon find out that the library can become a bit like a second home! We have two libraries on campus, the Sydney Jones Library and the Harold Cohen Library, as well as an extensive online catalogue

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Explore the city of Liverpool

Energetic, beautiful, creative; there is nowhere quite like Liverpool. Don't just take our word for it, during the welcome period there are plenty of opportunities to explore Liverpool, including virtual tours for those of you who would prefer to see the sights from your own room!

Get active

Getting involved in some of Sport Liverpool’s activities is a great way to make friends and will also help you to de-stress, which is why it’s something we recommend you get involved in from the start of your university life.

Keeping safe

Keeping safe

Liverpool is a really safe student city, but it is important to take care of yourself and each other while at university.

Health and wellbeing

Health and wellbeing

Everything you need to know about healthcare services and making sure your vaccinations are up-to-date.

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Meet our Teams

Our University is lucky to have many student-facing teams whose job it is to make sure you have a great time here. Meet them in our new video series.