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International Orientation & Welcome Week 

Wednesday 8 January 2020

Welcome to our new students, joining us for the semester.

Arriving in the UK will be a very exciting time as you begin to explore UEA and the city of Norwich. Your Orientation Programme offers a range of events and activities to help you settle into life in the UK. It will also give you the opportunity to meet staff and students from across UEA. 

Orientation Programme

There is a wide range of events for you to enjoy:

Wednesday 8 January 2020

  • Registration and Welcome Day 10.00am - 4.00pm

Thursday 9 January 2020

  • Study Abroad Welcome talk 3.00pm - 4.00pm
  • Study Abroad Quiz Night 5.00pm - 8.00pm

Friday 10 January 2020

Welcome Evening at the Castle 6.00pm - 8.00pm

We are currently planning more orientation events over our first few days in Norwich. These will include:

  • Campus Tours
  • Tours of Norwich
  • Social events, quiz and pizza nights

These pages will be updated as we confirm events, but to get all the latest information and for information about UEA and Living in the UK, download our Student Handbook app.

New Student Website

To find out about Arriving and Registration at UEA, and to download the Pre-Departure Guide visit the New Students webpages.

Updates Updates

Key Dates Key Dates

8 January 2020                           Arrival and Registration for New Study Abroad Students*

8-10 January 2020                      International Orientation Programme

13 January 2020                         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.

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Questions? Questions?

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