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Support Smart: Postgraduate Students

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

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

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.

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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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

Global Room

Global Room

The Global Room is a social space on City Campus for students to relax, meet new people and celebrate cultural events.

Library and Learning Centre

Main Library University of Dundee

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

DUSA - Your student association

International Student Society

Sports Union