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We know that starting university is one of the most exciting times of your life.

We know that things on campus are a bit different right now.

But we also know that we have lots on offer to help you get the most out of your first few weeks with us.

Between working out your timetable, making new friends and settling into a new place, you may not have had a chance to take in all your induction information. So, we’ve brought some useful stuff together:

Have you fully enrolled onto your course?

You should have completed Stage One of enrolment online before you arrived.

You also need to complete Stage Two so you can access your online sessions and receive your student loan on time.

If you’re not sure how to complete enrolment, visit the enrolment FAQs page

Are you familiar with your Induction Week timetable?

The timetable tells you what you’re doing and where you need to be in your first week at EHU.

You will have received a link to your online timetable in one of your Getting Started emails. Our short video shows you how to make sense of your Induction Week timetable and an alternative way of accessing this via the student homepage.

Want to make new friends and get involved in campus life?

Campus Connector team

The Campus Life team is here to help you settle into university and make you part of the Edge Hill community. The Campus Connectors are fellow students who can signpost you to support teams who will be able to help you with any problems you might have. The team will be running a range of online and in-person events – from quizzes to vlogs, competitions to tours of the local area, there is something for everyone to get involved.

Make sure you like the EHU Campus Life Facebook page and follow on Instagram @CampusLifeEHU to keep up to date with what’s on. If you spot any of the team around campus (with their red tops and gazebo) please feel free to say hello.

What’s going on at the Students’ Union?

Whether it’s joining your Elected Officer Team for the virtual quiz on 25 January or signing up to societies during the Virtual Welcome Fair running 6 – 29 January, you can be a part of your SU from the off!

Check out the full #EHUWelcome programme on the Edge Hill Students’ Union webpage.

Looking for part time work?

Our Careers team can help you find work to fit around your studies. For the latest vacancies visit the webpage and follow them on Twitter @EHUcareers

Want to join our Sports Centre?

Sports Centre gym

Due to current restrictions, our on-campus Sports Centre is currently closed.

As soon as it reopens, you’ll have the chance to try out the fitness suite, swimming pool, classes and racket sports.

We are offering a specially discounted Annual Premier Peak membership – just £75 for the whole year, until 31 December 2021.

For more information about membership, opening times and facilities visit the Sports Centre webpage.

Looking for some quality entertainment?

Arts Centre exterior

Our Arts Centre is also temporarily closed – but as soon as guidance allows us, we’ll be offering an exciting programme of events including film screenings, live outdoor comedy performances and games cafés. Most performances and screenings are free.

Keep an eye on the webpage to see when we’re open and check out what’s on. As soon as we’re open, pop into the the Arts Centre Box Office when you’re on campus and pick up your free membership card.

Want to know more about EHU Chaplaincy?

Our Chaplaincy is here to support students of all faiths and none, helping to create a welcoming community on campus. Visit the Facebook page.

Looking for places to eat?

There’s a great selection of outlets for a bite to eat including:

students with food
  • Grab and Go in the Hub
  • Starbucks in the Hub
  • Roots Kitchen in the Faculty of Education building
  • Subway in the Students’ Union

Take a look at our dedicated food webpages for full details and opening times.

Feeling lonely or struggling to settle in?

There’s lots going on during Induction Week to keep you busy and help you socialise, but you may also feel lonely or be struggling to settle in. We want you to know that there’s plenty of support available if you need it. Visit the Student Services webpage for details on how we can help you.

Need more information?

We’re here to provide a range of services to support you on your student journey. You will find all the support you need in Catalyst – it is your one stop shop for help and guidance.

You can explore the Catalyst and find current opening times here.

If you need support and advice and you are not sure who to speak to, just email [email protected]

All that’s left to say right now is – welcome to EHU – we’re here for you every step of the way.