Welcome to Portsmouth. We hope you're excited to continue your life at university and return to a community of staff and students who are all here to support and encourage you.

It's time to delve back 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.

If you're having problems logging into any University systems, please contact the Service Desk – call +44 023 9284 7777 or email servicedesk@port.ac.uk.

Your induction timetable

Times are given in British Summer Time (BST)

Week commencing Monday 19 September 2022 

Wednesday 21 September

12.00pm - 2.00pm: Law Fayre

With representatives from: Business and Law Study Support, Law Librarians, Placement Office, Clinical Legal Education, Careers and more. 

Portland Building, Room 0.02 

2.00pm – 3.00pm: Cohort event

An overview of this joint honours degree and an opportunity for students to ask questions

With Juliet Brook, Charlotte Harrison and Caroline Baynes (Presenters)

Burnaby Building, Room 3.30


If you have any queries about your induction timetable, please contact myport-richmond@port.ac.uk or +44 (0)23 9284 6970.

International and EU students

If you're joining us from overseas, find out about our International Orientation events and what you need to do during your first weeks.

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. 

Keep in mind that event times and locations might change at short notice.

We recommend you bookmark, favourite or save a link to this webpage so you can revisit it before you arrive and when you're on campus.

Further information