Welcome to UEA! Welcome to UEA!

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

International Arrival Day 10 January from 10.00am

  • Register on your course
  • Collect UEA accommodation keys
  • Find out about the Orientation and Welcome Week Programme.




International Student Orientation 11-12 January

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

All the information available on the Orientation and Welcome Week.

Travel Plans

Need help getting to Norwich? Try our Travel Guide with some detailed information to help you find the best way to get here.

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

10 January                 Arrival and Registration for New International Students*

11-12 January            International Orientation Programme

15 January                 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

We are currently preparing for new students arriving in January. Look out for more details soon!

Download the UEA International Student Orientation smartphone app now!

The International Student Welcome Guide is now available online. 

The new Pre-Departure Guide is available below. 

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.