Next Steps for Offer Holders

Study Abroad students on a walking tour of London
Photography: Monica Alcazar-Duarte

Congratulations on your receiving your offer to study abroad at UAL. Below is important information to help you prepare for your arrival in London.

Welcome Programme

At the start of the Autumn and Spring terms we run a fun and informative Welcome Programme to introduce students to key contacts, College life and London. In the Autumn term, this takes place within the context of the University-wide Freshers' Week. The Welcome Programme is mandatory as it is important for you to attend.

Welcome Programme dates for 2017/18

Welcome dayAutumnSpring
Semester Study Abroad 4 September 2017 3 January 2018
Integrated Study Abroad 25 September 2017 3 January 2018

Students joining London College of Fashion will attend a specific orientation at the College.

Short Course discount

As a Study Abroad student, you will be able to claim a 10% discount on UAL Short Courses during your time at the University.

These specialist courses take place in the evenings, at weekends and during vacation periods, and are a great opportunity to learn a new skill or develop a particular interest.

The Study Abroad team will tell you how to claim the discount when you arrive in London.

Visas and immigration requirements

To help ensure that your Study Abroad experience runs smoothly, check to make sure you meet any visa and immigration requirements for entering the UK.

Find out more about visas and immigration requirements.