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International Students Orientation: Day 2

By JordanBrowzer 26 Aug 2019

In the run up to Welcome Week, don't forget about Orientation!

If you're an international student, SHU GoGlobal will help you settle into Sheffield with a fantastic programme of events and social activities this September.

Day 2 - Thursday 19th September

Police Registration

Harmer, Room 2303, City Campus


Some students need to register with the police on arrival in the UK. If you are required to register you will need to complete an online form. Our experienced student ambassadors can help you complete the form.

Please come along as per your surname: 
A-B 9am, C-D 10am, E-F 11am, G-H 12pm, I-J 2pm, K-L 3pm

Medical Registration

The HUBS, Students' Union, City Campus

The University has an onsite health centre that is linked to a local doctor's surgery. You must register for access to health advice and treatment in case you become ill. You will receive an appointment time to register during Day 1 of Orientation (Wednesday 18th September). Please complete the online form before your appointment. You will be offered vaccinations at this session, so please bring your vaccination history if you have it. 

How to find a part-time job in Sheffield

Adsetts, Room 6620, City Campus


One of our employability advisers will give you a short introduction on the Careers & Employability services available to you. 

Introduction to Sheffield and British Culture

Adsetts, Room 6620, City Campus

This session is an ideal introduction to the city. Find out the best places to visit and interesting things to do. It will also include a light-hearted look at British culture, customs and slang.

Lunchtime snack for £1!

Heartspace Cafe, Level 2, City Campus 


A voucher will be given at the morning talk on Orientation Day 1.


The HUBS, Students' Union, City Campus

Come along and meet a range of organisations that can help during your stay in Sheffield. They will be giving out useful information and free gifts. You will also be able to make appointments to open a bank account at this event too.

IT Support Session

3pm–4pm OR 4pm-5pm
Owen Building, Rooms 320/330/332/333, City Campus


An interactive session where we will introduce you to the key computer systems you will need to use at university. Please bring your own device and we will help you logon to the University's Wi-Fi. This session will be repeated throughout Orientation so please attend just one.

Free Film Screening - Avengers: Endgame

The Void Cinema, Level 1, City Campus

After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins. The Avengers assemble once more in order to reverse Thanos' actions and restore balance to the universe

Click here to book your Orientation.