Everything you need for the best possible start to your life at BU this January, including how to get here, what to bring, preparing for your course, things to do when you arrive, and more!
However you're travelling to BU you can be sure of a friendly welcome when you arrive! Book for our meet and greet services, find directions and building addresses to get here easily and take a look around campus with our virtual tour.
Prepare for your course
There is lots you can do to prepare for your studies. In January you’ll have access to activities to get you in the zone, and you can check our study skills guides online. Now is the best time to let us know if you have a disability or learning need so we can make sure the right support is in place when you start.
What to bring
Hear from our students in Flat 111
Meet Georgia, Charlotte and George – three BU students, ResLife Assistants, flat mates and most importantly, friends. In this podcast series they discuss all aspects of life at uni - from the highs and lows of living with new people, making and missing friends, family dynamics, finances, studying and more...