Run during the 1st and 2nd term of the academic year, the International Student Support drop-in sessions are designed to help international students with any questions they have about life at UCL.
- International Student Support drop-in sessions;
- International Student Orientation Webinar recordings;
- Immigration and visa information;
- Self-service letters webinars;
- 'Make the Most of UCL'.
International Student Support drop-in sessions
The UCL International Student Support team hold drop-in sessions for international students during the 1st and 2nd term of the 2021/2022 academic year. In these drop-in sessions, a member of the International Student Support team will be available via video chat to help you with a wide variety of issues you may be having regarding life at UCL or life in the UK. Whatever your question, please feel free to ask and we'll do our best to help you.
How to join
Check the dates and times and then just click on the Microsoft Teams link below. You will automatically be placed in a lobby whilst we help the previous student. Once it is your turn to be seen, we will let you into the main drop-in session. You can then ask your question via video chat or type your question into the chat box.
Dates and times of drop-in sessions
The International Student Support drop-in sessions are run every Tuesday from 10am - 11am UK time and every Thursday from 2pm - 3pm UK time starting on Tuesday 14 September 2021.
Please note that International Student Support cannot provide specific advice on students' immigration/visa questions and those relating to offers from UCL. Please contact the UCL Visa Advice team for questions about immigration/visas using their contact form or attend one of their own drop-in sessions. For questions about your offer to study at UCL, please contact the UCL Admissions team. For questions about your specific course at UCL, please contact your UCL department.
International Student Orientation Webinars
The International Student Orientation Webinars ran from 16/08/2021 - 06/09/2021 and were divided by level of study. Please see below for a recording for each level of study.
- Postgraduate Taught Webinar recording
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- Undergraduate Webinar recording
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- Affiliate/Exchange Webinar recording
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The UCL Immigration Advice Team have a contact form to help you with any questions related to your Student visa applications, EU Settlement Scheme or other immigration matters. Read more information about these topics on the Immigration and visa website and use their contact form if you have a question.
The UCL Student Enquiries Center has developed its self-service options for students so that you can access the things you need quickly. Check out the article they have written on how to access such letters as a Statement of Student Status and a Bank Letter.
The 'Make the Most of UCL' campaign takes place in September and then again in January in the first weeks of term and is here to ensure you are fully informed of all the great opportunities and support available to you. From the campaign, you'll find everything you need to hit the ground running at the start of term. Find out more about the 'Make the Most of UCL' campaign.