Welcome to Kent!

Welcome to our world!

A very warm welcome to all of our new starters. You're part of a dynamic, creative and inclusive community that thrives on a collective ambition to make a difference in the world. Here's where your ambitions for the future meet ours. This is your time - here's how to make the most of it.

Arrivals Guide

All the information you need for a safe and smooth arrival.


I arrived partway through Welcome Week and I thought I would be behind with making friends, getting to know course mates and getting involved in activities. But, it was fine! I was straight in with going out and doing things."

Elise Mcmellin English Language and Linguistics BA (Hons)

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