Welcome to UEA! Welcome to UEA!

Wherever you have travelled from a warm welcome from staff and students awaits you at UEA.

International Arrival Days 20 & 21 September from 10.00am

  • Collect accommodation keys, register on your course and find out about the Orientation and Welcome Week Programme.

Meet and Greet Service

  • London Heathrow Airport
  • Norwich Airport
  • Norwich Train Station

For details and to book online visit Meet and Greet.

International Student Orientation 20-24 September

  • Social events and activities, information on UEA, Norwich and the UK, help get settled into life at UEA.

All the information available for the Orientation and Welcome Week.

UEA Friends Programme

Join UEA Friends to help you adjust to life in the UK and at UEA. Current UEA students will be your Student Support Rep and will help welcome you after you arrive on campus, help you to meet others, and get you settled in as quickly as possible.

Join UEA Friend now!


More information will be available over summer, so check back and/or follow us on Twitter @UEA_intl or Facebook UEA International Support for all the latest updates. 

Key Dates Key Dates

20 & 21 September    Arrival and Registration for New International Students*

20-24 September       International Orientation Programme

25 September            Start of Autumn Semester


*If your course start date is at a different time, please refer to your school's page for registration details or when your UEA Accommodation is available from.

Updates Updates

The 2016/17 online Pre-Departure Guide is available below, the updated guide will be available shortly. 

The Orientation Programme will be available mid-to-late summer.

To find out more about arriving at UEA and settling in visit the New Students web pages.

International Pre-Departure Guide International Pre-Departure Guide

Your Pre-Departure Guide is now available to download. It is full of useful and practical information.[4.5MB ]

New Student Videos New Student Videos


Questions? Questions?

If you have any questions about arriving at UEA or orientation, please contact us at isat@uea.ac.uk.