Student Hub

Explore our action-packed, five-week online induction to life at Sussex for new and returning students.

It starts here...

Get Ready is the first place for information on being a Sussex student and all that the university has to offer. It runs from 22 August to 16 September 2022, divided in to four weeks of activities.

Overview of Get Settled activities during Welcome Week
DatesWhat’s happening
22-26 August Find out what to expect as a student living and studying at Sussex. You can explore support on areas such as how to prepare for your course, what to pack for your accommodation, and how to navigate your way around Brighton. There is also helpful guidance specifically for international students who are new to the UK.
31 August-2 September This week hosts the Transition Programme for new students. It consists of three one-day events, with a mixture of talks, workshops, and activities to help you get to know the university better before you start.
5-9 September Find out about the systems you’ll use during your time at Sussex, what help and support you’ll receive, both for your studies and your wellbeing.
12-16 September Find out how to get involved in extra opportunities, includinghow to become a Student Connector or Student Ambassador. Get information on what careers support is available to you, including part-time jobs.

After you have received your University email address, username and password, you can log into Canvas where Get Ready will be available.

Self-enrol on to the relevant Canvas module for your level of study.

You only need to do this once. You go straight to the module the next time you log in to Canvas.

See Welcome to Sussex modules for:


Find out about Get Settled as part of Welcome Week.

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