Get Ahead

Discover a whole programme of pre-arrival workshops and course-specific resources to read before you join us

Get ahead

Preparing to join LSBU in January? ‘Get Ahead’ of the crowd with our free quick-start online programme, where friendly staff in the University’s support teams will introduce you to the various tools, practices, and services that you will use on a daily basis throughout your learning journey.

You can reserve your place

9th – 13th January

Sessions will cover:

*Life at LSBU, as told by some of our current students;

*Where to find and how to use the library

*Questions you may have about student finances

*How LSBU cares for your mental health and wellbeing, and much more.

Come to as many or as few sessions as you like, across either set of dates as is convenient for you. You’ll also have access to recordings and other useful information through our Get Ahead web pages. Book your place here!


Get prepped

Visit the search page for your LSBU course reading lists. Type the name of your course, and select it from the list of results. Then browse your modules within that course.

You can cross-reference with your course page on the LSBU website to determine the modules of interest.

In the lead-up to starting university, we're also putting some key activities and sources of support together. Take a look at our online mini-modules to help you prepare for University.