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Student life at the University of Brighton

Student life

In our student life section you will find practical information about living and studying here, in one of the liveliest sections of the south coast. Our dedicated new student guide has an overview of what to do before you get here and what to expect during welcome week, as well as important dates to note and maps and directions to help you get here.

Make the most of your studies

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How to help yourself

Find out what to expect at university and how to sharpen up your skills with our study advice and workshops.



Find your home

Stay in halls or rent privately - we can help you find a place to live.


Disability and dyslexia

Disability and dyslexia
How can we help?

Financial support, one to one tuition and assistive technology are available to help you study and learn.


Student life on the south coast

Beachy Head cliffs
Our campuses

Find yourself in one of the sunniest parts of the UK when you study on one of our five campuses.



Student finance

How can you make your money go further? Fees, funding and other support. Bursary and scholarship information.



Looking after yourself

Stay healthy at university. Get vaccinated against mumps and meningitis. Register with a doctor and dentist.



Chaplaincy and religious groups and services available at the university.

University nurseries, locations and opening times, admissions policy and funding arrangements.

Computing and media
Locations, opening times, computer store, information and advice, media centres, reprographics.

Counselling and wellbeing
Confidential one-to-one personal counselling available on each campus.

Eating, shopping and banking
Eating, drinking, shopping and banking information with details of facilities, locations, and opening times.

International support
Immigration and visa information, as well as links to other international support.

Access the library catalogue, renew your loans and check opening times.

New student guide
Things to arrange before you arrive, enrolment, accommodation, what to do in your first week.

Student advice
Support services for students on all campuses across the university.

Study exchanges
Study outside the UK and improve your language skills, employment prospects and confidence.

Study support
Support with group study sessions, personal tutoring or English language assistance.

Withdrawing or transferring course
Advice on withdrawing, transferring, intermitting or repeat study.