Things to do when you arrive - Moving in - University of Derby

Things to do when you arrive

Students with tea, biscuits and Ipad

There are lots of things to get sorted when you get here 

  • Have a cuppa with your new flatmates
  • Fill in your inventory form and return it to your Hall Manager
  • Complete your emergency contact form and return it to your Hall Manager
  • Check out your insurance cover and see if you need any top-up insurance.
  • Set up your computer and internet connection
  • Find out what's going on in halls and on campus through the Student Living Derby website
  • Attend the Welcome Meeting at your hall
  • Sort out storage for your bike or canoe with your Hall Manager
  • Ring your family to let them know how you're getting on
  • Find out your room telephone number by calling 175 on your handset
  • Get a TV Licence 
  • Register with a doctor and dentist
  • Enrol on your course
  • Make sure you're registered to vote.
  • Go to the Welcome Fair 
  • Make your room your own with posters and all your knick knacks