The University organises induction and orientation
programmes for all new arrivals to help you settle into University
and Wolverhampton life, meet staff informally and make new
More information can be found here.
Please plan your journey to arrive in Wolverhampton in time to
make the most of the orientation programme.
Please be aware that there is no advantage to arriving in
Wolverhampton earlier than the advertised date. If you arrive early
you may not be able to move into your accommodation until the
official 'moving in' date..
If you are from outside the EU you will not be able to open a
bank account, register with a doctor or look for employment until
you are enrolled at the University.
Some students may have to register with the police on
arrival. If this refers to you, this will be
indicated in your visa and you must then register with the police
within 7 days of arrival in the UK.
West Midlands overseas visitors registration department has a
list of the countries that may be affected.
The current charge for police registration is £34 and the
certificate is valid for the length of your visa. If you
change your address you should notify the police. If you
extend your time in the UK you will need to renew your
registration with the police. It is free to renew your