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Guide to
your first week

What to expect

Starting university is a very exciting time, and there will be lots of things to do before you start classes. That's why we've created a handy guide to help you navigate your way through your first week on campus.

Arrival on campus

Dates for arrival for all our new students, and information about travelling to the University.

First week timetables

First week timetables are available to help you plan your first week at university. These include introductory sessions that will help you settle in and find your feet.

Academic timetables

The studying at Stirling section has information about academic timetables, your first meeting with your Faculty, Canvas access and more.

ID card pickup

You will be fully enrolled once you have completed all of the online enrolment processes and picked up your ID card.

Collecting your ID card

Freshers' Week - the fun part

You can check out the official Stirling Freshers' Facebook page to find out what to expect from Freshers' Week. Details will be posted as they become available, so be sure to check back to the site regularly before you arrive!

Join the conversation

Welcome reception for international and postgraduate students

Welcome to Scotland and the University of Stirling! We invite our new international, study abroad and postgraduate students to join us on Tuesday 11 September 2018 for an informal welcome reception in the Students' Union.

Book your place

Welcome reception for new students and your families

Join our Principal and Vice-Chancellor, Professor Gerry McCormac, along with other members of staff, for a reception in the Macrobert Arts Centre on Saturday 8 September 2018 at 2.30pm.

Register now
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