Getting Started

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Getting Started at Kent

We hope you're excited about joining us!

Welcome to Kent

New students starting before September

If you're joining us before September, you need to complete your online enrolment and other pre-arrival steps.

New students starting in September 

If you're joining us in September, you need to activate your IT account and enrol online. We'll let you know when you can do this - just follow the steps below.

Key links and information


Wait for your 'How to Enrol' email

We'll let you know when you can begin the enrolment process - look out for this email in your applicant portal in-tray.


Activate your IT account

Before enrolling, you must activate your Kent IT account. You may need to wait 48 hours after receiving your 'How to Enrol' email before you can activate your IT account.


Enrol online

Once you've activated your IT account you can confirm your details and upload a photograph for your KentOne student ID card.


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Check out the Hello Kent! website for news, events and information about your first few weeks at Kent.

Hello Kent!