If this is your first time studying at university, or it's been a while since you were last in formal education, we have a range of resources to help you prepare for your studies.

For new Undergraduates, you can find out more about how we will support your learning on our Supporting your studies page. We provide a few ways that you can reach out for support during your transition to university journey, here’s some useful resources:

Transition to university resources:

This course is a great introduction to the key skills that you’ll need to know when studying at university level. You can complete it at your own pace.

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We are hosting a series of webinars called ‘Skills for Success’, to help students transition to university, we will be covering the following topics: settling in at university, accessing support at university and managing change when starting university.

Sign up to support webinars

The webinar schedule will be uploaded here once ready. For more information in the mean-time, please contact schoolsoutreach@uea.ac.uk.


Mature students

We have a dedicated team for mature students, who run their own webinars and events to help support mature students in their transition to university. Check out mature students support webinars available below.

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Our staff and students will be available on Instagram @uniofeastanglia at the following dates and times, so that you can ask any burning questions you might have about: support services, learning and teaching and student life on campus.


Make sure to keep note of these in our diary and tune in on our Instagram!


Student support

Tues 30 August 10:00-16:00

Wed 31 August 10:00 – 13:00



Tues 6 Sep 10:00-16:00

Wed 7 Sep 10:00-13:00


Student Life

Tues 13 Sep 10:00-16:00

Wed 14 Sep 10:00-13:00

We’ve got a range of resources about preparing for university available on our Resource centre, check out everwondered.uea.ac.uk. Here’s an example of the kinds of resources that mind be helpful:


Read tips from our students to help you prepare for University