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Before You Leave

Starting university is a busy and exciting time. From enrolment to checklists, these pages give you lots of information to help you prepare and feel ready for the start of your studies.

For more information on what to do once you arrive at the University of Warwick, see When You Get Here.

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Living on campus?

If you'll be living in on-campus accommodation, the Accommodation Team have prepared this detailed guide with all the information you'll need about moving in.

You can also reach out to the Residential Community Team if you have any questions about life in halls. The RCT are a peer led service who are available 24/7 365 days a year!

The team also hold fun free events to help you settle in, and you can keep up to date with everything they have planned on their Instagram page.

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Follow our checklists to ensure you're ready to get started at Warwick. We've got information on what you need to prepare:

  • Before you arrive
  • When you arrive
  • In your first week
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International Students

Are you travelling from overseas? Learn more about Immigration, University of Warwick Airport Transfers and more.

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Starting university is an exciting time but we understand that it can also be challenging and it is normal to be a little nervous. Find out more to ease your transition.