International Student Support


UCL International Student Support

Welcome to UCL! We are delighted that you have made the choice to come and study with us and understand that moving to a new country to commence your studies can be both an exciting and challenging experience. To assist you as much as possible with settling into the UCL community, we have designed these pages to guide you through your journey as a learner at UCL.

Students on the steps of the Wilson Building



Before you arrive

Now that you have accepted your offer from UCL, this guidance will help you with your final pre-arrival arrangements.


When you arrive

These pages provide information on practical matters to help you settle in during your first few weeks at UCL.


Orientation programme

The International Student Orientation Programme is designed to prepare you for living in the UK and studying at UCL.


Welfare & support

You have access to the UCL support network if you are experiencing any difficulties during your time with us.


During your studies

There is a vast range of services and resources available to you during the period of your studies at UCL.


Immigration & visas

If you need a visa to study at UCL, this information will help you understand the UK immigration requirements.