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WELCOME

 

Welcome to your freshers hub. Here you'll find insider tips and info about real student life at Essex. We'll be adding loads of new info we think you’ll want to see over the next few weeks.

YOU'RE COMING TO ESSEX! 

Everything you need to know before you start university...

Registering with a GP (Doctor)

The last thing you want to do when you feel unwell is to be finding a GP! Here's how to get registered.

 
Top 4 tips for getting started with IT

Get yourself ready for studying at Essex!

 
Guide to getting to campus

Here’s a guide on how to find your way to your new home.

 
10 Places you need to know in Colchester

Places you can explore in and around Colchester.

 
 
 

YOUR COURSE 

How we are going to make sure you get the best degree possible...

3 amazing ways to find your classroom on campus

...that will make University easy!

 
Become a Student Rep!

Calling all of our 16,000 members. Be the voice of Essex students and help to shape the future of your University by becoming a Student Rep!

 
Get ahead of the game and find your reading list now!

Searching for your reading lists is as simple as ordering a Dominoes pizza...

 
 
 

WE'VE GOT YOUR BACK 

Support for looking after your physical and mental health...

How to Balance Friendships At University

Whether you wanted to start a new chapter in your life, or are looking to expand your friendship group, here are a few ways to effectively manage your friendships at University.

 
7 Ways to get Support

All the support services available to you if you need a helping hand.

 
 

THE FUN STUFF 

Incredible activities you can get involved in and all the SU venues you're going to love...

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YOUR COMMUNITIES 

How you can support, get involved with and shape your community...

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