Welcome activities and information sessions

In the first few weeks and throughout the semester, we will be running different activities, to help you make a great start to life at Stirling.

More information about activities for those starting in September 2021 will be added in the coming months.

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Be connected

Discover a programme of online events, resources and activities designed to help you connect with the University community. Examples of activities include:

  • Live workouts hosted by our Sports Centre staff
  • Friendly drop in coffee and chat sessions
  • Quiz nights
  • Cooking and craft
  • Meditation sessions
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Study skills workshops

Student Learning Services will be running study skills workshops to help you prepare for university and to support your progress through the semester. 

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Faculty and course welcome sessions

Course teams in each Faculty will arrange for you to meet the staff, other students and learn how things work at Stirling. You'll get essential information to help you settle in and find your feet. 

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Library and IT at Stirling

Information Services will run information sessions and workshops to help you hit the ground running when it comes to using the Library and IT at Stirling.

Stirling Students Union Welcome 2021

Stirling Students' Union

Stirling Students' Union will ensure you have a brilliant welcome with a range of activities. Keep updated on what's happening via their website.

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STEER peer support

STEER is a University-wide student peer support scheme run by Stirling Students' Union. It provides mentors or buddies for any undergraduate or postgraduate taught student in their first year at the University of Stirling. The scheme aims to help you with the transition of settling into life at Stirling.