Welcome Events

CONNECT MONDAY

Connect Monday is all about meeting new people!

During Welcome Week you will meet a lot of people. You will meet staff within your School and other students on your course. This week it's important to connect with others, and hopefully build friendships that will last through your student journey and beyond.

Talking to people can be difficult, and you may need to leave your comfort zone and put a real effort in. 

Student Wellbeing will be in the Hub, Ground Floor, Student Guidance Centre between 10am - 2pm and will be giving out free tea, coffee and snacks throughout the day.

Other events Student Wellbeing will be hosting: 

  • Speed Friending will take place at 1.30pm
  • Free Pizza from FOUR STAR PIZZA at 1pm! 
  • Free campus tours (12noon and 1pm) - lasting approx. 30mins 

There will also be current students present in the Hub to help you with any questions you may have.

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BE ACTIVE TUESDAY

Free yoga at 11am

We all know that exercise is good for our physical health, but it is also good for our mental health.

You may be coming to Queen's and already be part of a club at home, and plan to join a University club.

Maybe you aren't very active and want to start? Student Wellbeing can help!

Student Wellbeing will be in the Hub, Ground Floor, Student Guidance Centre between 10am - 2pm and will be giving out free tea, coffee and snacks throughout the day.

Other events Student Wellbeing will be hosting: 

  • Free yoga at 11am -  the session lasts approx 45mins and is for all levels, including beginners! 
  • Free campus tours (12noon and 1pm) - lasting approx. 30mins 
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GIVE WEDNESDAY

A midweek pick-me-up...free pizza at 12noon

Acts of Kindness can make us feel good- so now it's our turn! We are giving away FREE PIZZA (FOUR STAR PIZZA) from 12noon in the Student Guidance Centre HUB.

Come along for free lunch, and also to learn how you can "Give" to others through volunteering and Student Wellbeing opportunities. Volunteer SU will also be present to talk through Volunteering opportunities that you might want to take part in while you study at Queen's. 

Student Wellbeing will be in the Hub, Ground Floor, Student Guidance Centre between 10am - 2pm and will be giving out free tea, coffee and snacks throughout the day.

Other events Student Wellbeing will be hosting: 

  • Free Head Massages between 12noon - 2pm (first come first served basis) 
  • Free Pizza from FOUR STAR PIZZA at 12noon 
  • Volunteer SU: Learn about volunteering opportunities 

There will also be current students present in the Hub to help you with any questions you may have.

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KEEP LEARNING THURSDAY

Today is all about celebrating your place at Queen's and the start of your academic journey

You will be learning loads this week- getting information on your course, teaching in your Schools, rules and regulations and more. Today, you can learn more about the support services available in Queen's. 

Student Wellbeing will be in the Hub, Ground Floor, Student Guidance Centre between 10am - 2pm and will be giving out free tea, coffee and snacks throughout the day.

Other events Student Wellbeing will be hosting: 

  • Learn more about support available from Student Wellbeing, Learning Development Service and the Library at Queen's 
  • Free Pizza from FOUR STAR PIZZA at 12noon!

There will also be current students present in the Hub to help you with any questions you may have.

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TAKE NOTICE FRIDAY

Mindfulness at 11am!

We hope you had a great Welcome Week experience, have learned more about your course, met key staff in your School and know what your timetable is for the start of teaching (and where your teaching takes place).

If you still have questions or are unsure, come and chat with the Wellbeing Staff and students who will be available 10am-2pm in the Student Guidance Centre Hub.

Student Wellbeing will be in the Hub, Ground Floor, Student Guidance Centre between 10am - 2pm and will be giving out free tea, coffee and snacks throughout the day.

Other events Student Wellbeing will be hosting: 

  • Free Introduction to Mindfulness at 11am 
  • Free campus tours (12noon and 1pm) - lasting approx. 30mins 

There will also be current students present in the Hub to help you with any questions you may have.

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