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Congratulations and Welcome to Lincoln

Thank you for applying to study at the University of Lincoln. We hope you are as excited as we are about beginning your studies with us.

This area has been specially created for overseas offer holders to help you find out all of the information you need prior to starting your studies.

As a University of Lincoln offer holder, we will be contacting you with more information about your offer of a place, important deadlines, and anything else that you will need to complete before travelling to the UK. We will also be sharing with you more information about our picturesque city centre campus, our historic and friendly city, and some of the great opportunities available to you as a student here at Lincoln.

We know that leaving your home country to study in the UK can be a big step. To help you prepare, we have put together a range of information and advice below to help make that journey as easy as possible.

We look forward to meeting you soon.

Understanding Your Offer Spotlight

Understanding Your Offer

Congratulations on receiving an offer of a place here at the University of Lincoln. Find out what your offer status means and what you will need to do next.

Scholarships and Bursaries Spotlight

Scholarships and Bursaries

Are you eligible for a University of Lincoln Scholarship or Bursary? Discover what financial support is available and how to apply. 

Living Costs Spotlight

Living Costs and Creating a Budget

Studying overseas is a great investment in your future, although before you begin it is important to think about how you will fund your living expenses. Find out more about the cost of living and how to create a budget.    

Cas Visa Spotlight

Applying for your CAS and Visa

Before entering into the UK to begin your studies, you may need to obtain a Tier 4 (general) student visa. Find out more about the Confirmation of Acceptance of Study (CAS) process and applying for a visa

Arranging Accommodation Spotlight‌‌

Arranging your Accommodation

Once you have accepted your offer, you can begin to apply for your accommodation. As a University of Lincoln student, you can choose from a great range of accommodation options, most of which is on, or a short walk away from our city centre campus.    

Pre-Departure Guide Spotlight

Download our Pre-Departure Guide

Our Pre-departure Guide contains lots of helpful information, checklists and advice to help you prepare for your journey to the UK.


Travelling To Lincoln Spotlight

Travelling to Lincoln

There are lots of different ways to travel to Lincoln, including our free airport pick-up service, using public transport or arranging a private taxi. This page contains lots of helpful information and advice on travel options and how to make a reservation.  

Enrolling onto your Course Spotlight

Enrolling onto Your Course

Once you have arrived in Lincoln, it is important that you complete the enrolment process at the earliest possible date. Find out more about setting up your Blackboard account, when and where to enrol, and what documents you will need to bring with you.

Contact the International Office

Tel: +44 (0)1522 886040 (During office hours, 8:30am - 5:00pm GMT, Monday - Friday)

Email: or use our online enquiry form.