Find your welcome week timetable and get in touch if you have any questions.

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Meet the Admissions Team

Get in touch with the admissions team to get answers to any of your questions.

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Access The Applicant Portal

View and amend your student record twenty four hours a day.

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Admissions Policies and Procedures

All the information you need on the admissions process

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Everything you need to know to prepare for your interview

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Accept your Offer (Direct Applications)

If you applied direct, please use the link below

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Accept your Offer (UCAS Applications)

If you applied via UCAS, please use the link below

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Accept your Offer (PGCE Applications)

If you applied for a PGCE, please use the link below

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Manage your money

When it comes to money advice our money advice service is here to help you whilst you’re studying at university.

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Additional Costs

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Whether you want halls of residence or independent housing, we are here to help make it happen.

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Get Fit, Get Fed

Whether you’re a foodie or want to keep yourself fit and healthy our campuses offer a range of facilities.

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International Students

We welcome students from all over the world and this information provides guidance on what you need before you move to the UK.

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Join The Community

Hundreds of our 2020 offer holders are getting questions answered, connecting with our student union and making new friends ready for September.

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Get a Head Start

Free online courses to help get you ready for university life. Learn how to write university assignments, get to grips with referencing and polish up on your digital skills.

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The First Few Weeks

You are here! What happens now! Become familiar with your surroundings, make new friends and settle into a new routine. Here is a helpful guide to give you a head start.

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Welcome Week Timetables

Find your welcome week timetable which includes details of dates, times and locations for your course.

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Access your Insider’s Guide

Download your Insider’s guide to our university to find out all you need to know about starting with us.

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Your Next Steps

You’ve accepted us as your firm choice, find out everything you need to do to get ready for starting your course including DBS and Medical information here

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Speak to a Student

Find out more about what it's like to study at the University of Cumbria from people who are already here

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Students Union

Get involved in welcome week and find out how your SU can support you.

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Commencing Study If You Deferred a Year

If you have deferred in 2020 and are studying with us this year, or if you deferred to 2022 but had a change in circumstance and want to start your course in 2021, here is everything you need to know.

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Join The Conversation At #WeAreCumbria

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Please make sure that you complete the following steps:

  1. Complete your online pre-registration
  2. Set up your IT account and passwords
  3. Check out your course welcome page
  4. Let the accommodation team know when you are due to arrive and find out how you collect keys etc.
  5. Email your campus Programme Administration Office to make arrangements to provide any admissions paperwork
  6. Speak to your tutors about collecting your Cumbria Cards
  7. Check in with your tutor and ask them to catch you up on any key material or activities you may have missed
  8. Find out about your Students' Union
  9. Once you've set up your IT account, visit the Student Hub to find out more about student life.
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Course welcome

Check out your course welcome page to find out what your tutors have in store for your first week of university. You'll also find details of any pre-course tasks or reading that you need to complete.

Course Welcome Information

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