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Student Services' support guide for Academic School Staff and other student facing staff

Enquiry Centre

Enquiry Centre

Come into the Enquiry Centre with all queries and questions.

Opening Hours

  • 9am - 5pm, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
  • 10am - 5pm, Wednesday
  • Extended opening hours during welcome in September.

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DUSA - Your student association

Societies

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Student societies are groups of like-minded students who aim to promote an activity or cause on campus. It is also the one of the best ways to make new friends, and make the most out of your university life. Trying a new sport or hobby is a perfect break from the academic pattern of student life.

Sports Union

Travel to Campus

Meeting other new students

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Welcome /Freshers Week  is a great opportunity for you to get involved in a variety of activities and events. It is also another good chance to meet other new students and familiarise yourself with the campus facilities and buildings. Look out for events which aim to bring students together in the Welcome Events Programme some of which are may be of interest to you or those specifically aimed at your circumstances.

These include:

  • Local Students Welcome Event for all those living in Dundee, Fife, Angus or Perthshire
  • Direct Entry, 3yr Degree, Global Programmes and Erasmus Exchange Students Welcome Event
  • Meet, Mix and Socialise Events – including one for Mature and Postgraduate Students
  • Campus Tours
  • Tours to local locations – McManus Galleries or Broughty Ferry Castle and Beach
  • Other Activities and Events on and off campus
  • ResLIfe events

See this article from Save The Student on How to make friends at university

Library and Learning Centre

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The Library & Learning Centre (LLC) provides services and facilities tailored to support the learning, teaching and research activities of the University of Dundee.

LEARN Smart

LEARN Smart

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LEARN Smart points you to information and resources that will help you in preparing for University, during your studies and in thinking about your career.

Student Representative Council (SRC)

The Student Representative Council is one of the oldest student bodies at the University of Dundee and has been responsible for raising the student voice on campus since the University was founded.

Diagram of SRC responsibilities

The SRC meets 4 times each semester to discuss issues that matter to our students and develop solutions and answers to big questions on campus. You can attend any of their meetings held in DUSA, The Union’s meeting rooms on level 4 and watch the motions in discussion.

 

Finding your way around

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Dundee University is campus based, so it's easy to find your way around. It can be a little confusing at first, so view our campus map to help you find your way.

More information on our different campuses, including the Ninewells Campus and the Kirkcaldy Campus.

Peer Connections

 

Peer Connections

Peer Connections is a welcoming, buddying and mentoring scheme to help all students settle in, show you around, meet, mix and share information and experience with other students. Buddy groups are offered to all incoming exchange students by Peer Connections. Individual mentoring for new students is also offered. Email peerconnections@dundee.ac.uk

Student Funding Unit

The Dundee University Student Funding Unit provides financial advice and guidance to all students. To find out more about the services on offer, visit their websiteOr you can book an appointment, pop in, call or email:

Opening Hours: Monday - Friday, 10:00 - 16:00

Tel: +44 (0)1382 384801

Email: studentfunding@dundee.ac.uk

Where to find us: Support Hub, OTI Building (see campus map)

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