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First few weeks checklist
1. Start your studies
Check your timetable and make sure you hit the ground running by attending all lectures, seminars and other sessions. View your timetable.
2. Meet your support staff
- Personal Tutor
Your Personal Tutor is there to help you with academic progress and personal and professional development. You should meet your Personal Tutor within your first few weeks at UCL and several times throughout your programme of study.
3. Sign up for societies
4. Apply for a TV licence
In the UK if you use a TV, computer, tablet or phone to watch or record BBC programmes as they are being shown, or if you download or watch BBC programmes on iPlayer, then you are legally required to get a TV licence. Find out more about TV licensing.
5. Check for Council Tax discounts
Depending if you are living with others who are full-time students, or not, check to see if you are exempt or eligible for a discount with your council tax.
6. Register to vote