New Students

Countdown to Welcome Week

Welcome Week is approaching and we're so excited to meet you!

Here's some helpful reminders

1 September

Get ready for Welcome Week with our official countdown, we’re so happy to have you as a member of the #QMfamily.

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for updates and check out the rest of the website for more information.

2 September

Worried about your finances? Or don’t understand tuition fees?

We’ve got loads of helpful information here.

3 September

Your mental and physical health is a huge priority, get to know what services are available to you on campus before you arrive, here.

4 September

Excited to start Queen Mary yet? Watch the video on our New Student Website, it’s full of helpful tips from students!

5 September

The great part about being a Queen Mary student is our dedicated Careers and Enterprise Service, they’re happy to help you with CV checks, employer and alumni events as well as can one-to-one practice interviews! Don’t forget to check out our schemes to develop work-based skills within a local business or charity.

6 September 

Our campus is one of the largest in London, with plenty of places to explore and lots of things to do. Want to know where to go first? Check out our #QMULTopTen things to see and do on campus and beyond, as voted by students themselves! 

Also, make sure you check out our Students' Union events page and take a look at the TimeOut guide on the very best things to do in London.

7 September

Travelling to QMUL next week? We can't wait for you to arrive!

If you need help finding out where your campus accommodation is, how to get here, or what you need to bring, check out our Arrival T1 information for residents!

Struggling to find accommodation off campusResidential Services and Support has got you covered!

8 September

Are you an international student? We know settling into a new country can be hard, so we have our International Welcome Programme just for you! We can't wait to welcome you to #QMULfamily.

9 September

Welcome Week is less than one week away!

Your school or institute will be running inductory sessions, covering key course information! Head to the programme inductions page for more information about your school/institute-specific sessions.

10 September

Check out our Welcome Week video!

11 September

Nervous about meeting new people? Or worried about settling in?

Sign up to the Students' Union's Buddy Scheme, where you can join the #QMfamily!

You can also check our online module on Building Relationships at Queen Mary. Use your login details to access it.

12 September

Still not sure what to expect? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page, or visit the Information Point in Library Square at the Mile End campus when you arrive. We’ll be there from Friday 14th to Friday 21st September.

13 September


Once you’re fully enrolled, the QM+ app allows you to check your emails, timetables and access your student records straight from your phone! You can still log in as a guest before you arrive to view maps and get more information.