My Derby Journey

We're really pleased you're considering studying at the University of Derby. We hope you're as excited as we are about beginning your journey with us. Find out everything you need to know about the University of Derby by exploring our hub for students who are looking to start in September. 


A new adventure

We've created this area just for you, to help you plan for your new journey. You’ll find information on how to visit us, applying for accommodation, the city of Derby, fees and finance, your social life and much more. This area will be kept up to date with the latest information, and we will be in regular contact with you throughout. 

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Information for students starting in September

If you're a new student starting in September, you can find out what you need to know before you arrive, including information about accommodation and enrolment and induction, as well as useful information about what to expect in your first few weeks.

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Support where needed

We want you to be safe, happy and healthy. We have experienced wellbeing teams who provide a free and confidential service to support your health and help you get the most out of university life. We also provide careers support through our Careers and Employment Service for your time during your studies and for three years after you graduate. You can also find information about joining sports and social clubs through our Union of Students.

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Catch up on Open Day Live

If you missed our Open Day Live event with Radzi, don’t worry, you can still catch up. Tune in to the jam packed schedule covering everything from living in Derby to perfecting your personal statement.

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Student life this September

Wondering what student life will be like in September? We've got just the thing. Step into life as a University of Derby student as we show you what you've got to look forward to, from accommodation to sports teams and everything in between.

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