Supporting You at Lincoln
Studying in another country can be challenging, from communicating in a new language and adapting to different ways of learning, to making new friends and socialising. That's why we've brought together a range of information and links to help you get settled.
Post-Enrolment Activities and Events
Once you are enrolled and have attended the range of helpful events and activities available during Welcome Week, we'll continue to run events throughout the year to help support you in various aspects of your academic study and social life here at Lincoln.
You can access a timetable of upcoming events below. Check back regularly as we will be updating this with new events as they are confirmed.
Support and Services
In addition to a range of events to help you adjust to studying in the UK, we offer a range of help and support services for both personal and academic matters to help you settle in and make the most of your time at Lincoln.
Student Support and Wellbeing
At the University of Lincoln, we take great pride in placing our students at the heart of everything we do. We understand that leaving home, starting university, and embarking on your future career is a big step, but at Lincoln, it’s not one you have to take alone.
Our Student Support Centre is situated at the heart of our Brayford Pool Campus and is the first port of call for helping you to find the support you may need. Our specialist teams offer free, impartial, and confidential advice and information on an array of topics - from fees, funding, and making payments, to housing, visas, and legal issues.
As soon as you have enrolled at the University, you will be able to register with our on-campus Health Centre and you can also seek specialist advice from our Student Wellbeing Centre. The team includes student wellbeing advisors, mental health advisors, and counsellors who can provide advice and guidance in relation to disability, medical conditions, learning differences, and mental health.
Student Services Website
At the heart of academic student life is the University’s Great Central Warehouse Library. The library is open 24/7 for the majority of the academic year and expert staff are on hand to help you navigate resources and support you with academic writing, statistical analysis, and referencing. The library also provides a wide range of practical support for students’ learning development, offering drop-ins, workshops, and individual appointments.
Living in the UK
Depending on where you are from, the cost of living in Lincoln may differ from your home country. It is important to plan ahead and ensure that you will have enough money to pay for your tuition fees and living costs throughout your course, before you start. Our Living in the UK guide can provide useful advice and information to help you plan your finances, both before you start your course at the University of Lincoln and during your studies.
Living in the UK Guide
If you are living in University managed accommodation, our Accommodation Services Team are on hand to help you settle in a provide any support you might need. Our ResLife Team provide you with opportunities to settle in, meet new people and have a great experience throughout the year with our planned programme of events, excursions, and activities. You can also access a range of services for current residents on the Accommodation Services website at https://accommodation.lincoln.ac.uk/current-residents/.
If you are looking for guidance on finding accommodation, you can also visit our dedicated accommodation for international students pages.
Accommodation for International Students
The Global Experiences Team supports all Lincoln International Business School and international students to have a great time at the University of Lincoln, whilst gaining vital intercultural experience and employability skills. Through the Global Experiences Team, we encourage sharing and engaging with cultures from around the world right here at the University. Whether you attend a social event, cultural exchange session, or an international trip, you will be making the most of our diverse campus.
About Global Experiences