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Essential coronavirus info
Your safety is our first priority.

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It is our priority to ensure our students are fully supported and can make the most of their time with us.

As a UAL Language Centre student you can:

  • take part in events and activities organised by the Language Centre and the UAL Social Programme
  • access all the central UAL student services and support.


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    Your English language level

    Check your level of English

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    Studying Online

    Learn about the tools you may be using for your online classes.

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    When you study with us, you can use all UAL study spaces, technology, digital resources, archives and galleries.

Life in the UK

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    Arriving in the UK

    What to do, what to bring and how to get around when you arrive in the UK.

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    Living in London

    A guide to help you settle in to your new London life.

  • Accommodation

    Information about the accommodation available to UAL Language Centre students.

  • Social events and activities  

    You can take part in free social events and activities, including cooking, film clubs, fitness classes, art and hangouts! A few times a year we will also have parties with Study Abroad students.

Welfare and wellbeing

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    Counselling, chaplaincy and wellbeing advice

    As a student you can have free and confidential support and mental health advice. UAL's chaplaincy service also provides faith and spiritual support.

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    A group of UAL students meeting therapy puppies for a University Mental Health Day 2019 event
    Join activities and events  

    If you like, you can pay to become a member of Arts SU. Membership includes Arts Active (UAL's gym), sports clubs, societies and more!

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    Companion Scheme  

    If you'd like to connect with other UAL students, you can join the Arts SU companion scheme.

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    Tell someone

    If something isn't quite right, but you are uncomfortable talking to one of our team, you can fill out this form. This is for any incidents that involve racism, bullying, harassment or sexual violence.

Health and Safety

  • Health and safety

    Essential health and safety information.

  • Emergency
    Helplines and emergency support

    Information about out-of-hours helplines and emergency support.

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    Health advice

    All the health and well-being advice you'll need, including registering with a doctor (GP) in the UK

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    The latest advice and support to help you study safely.