We would like to give a warm welcome to our new students and welcome back returning students. We’re really excited to start the year with you. Explore this page to help you settle in and begin your year at University of the Arts London (UAL).
Here are some essential things to do that you shouldn’t miss as you get started.
You must enrol each academic year to join or continue your course - follow our guidance.
We’ve been working hard to make sure your learning environment is as safe and welcoming as possible.
Discover opportunities to fund your studies and get advice on your fees and finances.
President and Vice-Chancellor James Purnell welcomes students to the new term
See all Big Welcome events
Browse collections, loan books or use our study spaces and technology.
Get free and confidential advice from our Student Advisers.
Explore our innovative range of workshops and resources, offering a space for collaborative and personal enquiry into the nature of arts learning.
Develop your confidence using English in the academic environment
An introduction to the Intercultural competencies enabling you to study, collaborate and learn effectively and successfully with people from diverse cultural backgrounds.
Find out how we're supporting our students through quarantine
Check out activities and resources to help you keep healthy and connected
Stay organised and connected, with easy access to timetables and news.
Arts SU offers support, sports clubs and societies and much more.
An environment providing various opportunities for postgraduate taught and research students.
As a University we’ve placed the need to live and teach more sustainably at the centre of our mission.
Read more on how we're working towards ensuring that we are an Anti-Racist university
Hear more about what it's like to study at UAL from some of our students.
Learn a modern language online with an arts and culture focus.
Big Welcome email archive
Catch-up on any welcome emails you might have missed
Our welcome videos
Check out our playlist on YouTube to see the full collection of our Big Welcome videos.