Welcome to Portsmouth and the first year of your degree. You're joining a community of staff and students who are all here to support and encourage you, and we hope you're excited to start your new life at university.
Over the next few years, you'll delve into your chosen subject, make friends for life, and develop skills to prepare you for a successful career after your studies.
We wish you every success in everything you do here at Portsmouth.
Accessing your online accounts
If your induction includes online activities, you'll need your student account details to access them. Your username will consist of 'UP' followed by your student ID number (for example, UP123456).
You’ll also need to log into Moodle to find all the details about your course. You’ll only have access to Moodle once you complete your registration with us.
Your induction timetable
Times are given in Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).
Week commencing 16 January 2023.
Monday 16 January
9.00am - 10.00am : Course Welcome (campus students)
Welcome from the Course Leader to find out everything you need to know about your course. For students on campus only
Park Building, Lecture Theatre 2.07
10.00am - 11.00am : Course Welcome (online students)
Welcome from the Course Leader to find out everything you need to know about your course. For students online only
Tuesday 17 January
10.00am - 11:30am : Personal Tutor Meeting (campus students)
A chance to meet your personal tutor.
Park Building, Seminar room 2.24
International and EU students
You'll need to join us in Portsmouth for the start of course. Information about registering, collecting your Biometric Residence Permit (BRP card) and ID checks for the new academic year will be sent to you by email.
Welcome to Portsmouth
We're pleased to welcome you to Portsmouth. Find out everything you need to know about getting started as a Portsmouth student.
Life on Campus
Here are some of the facilities and opportunities across our campus.
Joining the University
Read our helpful hints on what to do, pack, who to talk to before getting here, and arrivals. Double-check you've ticked every box. Find out more.
Maps and directions
Find out how to get to/around Portsmouth and our campus with our interactive and downloadable maps.
Guidance and support
Access our guidance and support services on study skills, managing your finances, living in halls, health and wellbeing as well as accident and emergency info.
Make a Payment
How to pay your university tuition fees, accommodation fees, international fees and to notify us of your sponsor.