You can register your arrival details at for our FREE Meet and Greet Service at Glasgow International Airport.
Registration for September 2016 arrivals will open in due course; please check back here in August for further information.
Caledonian Court is less than 10 minute walk from the Bus Station, situated directly behind campus.
The Student Welcome Programme is a week-long introduction to GCU packed full of social and informative activities. Meet friends, attend free events, learn about Glasgow, register with a GP and open a UK bank account plus much more.
Internationl Orientation Week will run from Sunday 4th September to Sunday 11th September. Our Student Welcome Programme brochure will be available to view online here from mid-August. It will contain information on the exciting events and activities we will be running that week, as well as advice and support on the services GCU has to offer.
Please bring your passport (make sure it is stamped on entry tio the UK, even if you come via another EU country) and biometric immigration document(or letter from Home Office if you are to collect on campus and you can collect it before you get your card) to receive your student ID card. You should already have sent us your photograph as part of our registration process.
Nationals of some countries are required to register with the police within seven days of arrival in the UK. Entry clearance vignettes and biometric residence permits should state clearly whether this is required. If you are unsure, get in touch with Visa Immigration Support & Advice.
In addition to our welcome programme, you should also have received induction and orientation information specific to your course area. You can continue to check your school page for induction updates.
Join us on the welcome to GCU facebook page for all the latest updates and to meet your fellow students.