Prospective students

Support prior to starting your studies

The Disability Team provides information, advice and services to students prior to their arrival at GCU, and recognises the challenges faced by many students in making the transition to university. 

Useful sources of information and advice for incoming students to GCU include: 

New2GCU ( This website is packed with information and advice to help you through all stages prior to starting your course at GCU.

The Disability Team aim to help manage the expectations of students who are new to GCU, through the provision of information and advice. We also provide specific services and programmes to ease this transition, and to give all students the best opportunity to succeed at university.