Prepare to start well

Here's a checklist of the things we'd recommend you do to make sure you're ready to start your journey at Sheffield.

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We hope you're getting excited to move to Sheffield very soon! Amongst the excitement, the packing and the shopping trips, below is a checklist of some things you should do to get ready to start your journey at the Management School...

Task Description

Complete your registration

The first thing you must do is complete your registration.

Find out exactly what you need to do.

Check out the University's checklist

Don't forget to read through the University's checklist of things to do before you arrive. This includes things like booking your accommodation, setting up your IT account, setting up a student bank account and registering with the University Health Service.

Read the checklist

Set up your university IT account Look out for an email containing instructions on accessing your IT account, and follow the instructions provided.
Download the iSheffield app

iSheffield is the must have app for all things University of Sheffield! Some of the features of the app include:

  • Timetable - View your timetable to check where you need to be and when. Click on the location link to get help finding your way to the building.
  • Library -  View reading lists and see when your loans are ready for pick up or return. 
  • Contacts - Find the contact information for people across the University in the contacts hub. 
  • Support - Get access to a range of support, including money and fees, registration, student answers, mental health, and much more.
  • Social - Discover new activities and events.
  • Campus Map - Get access to an interactive map of the University.
  • Locations - We are developing this feature to help navigate around campus. Try this new feature to help you discover what is nearby and directions on how to get to your destination. We welcome any feedback to help us develop this feature.

You download the app via the Apple App Store or Google Play Store or access via a web browser.

Inform us of any accessibility requirements

It is crucial that you let us know of any accessibility requirements as early as possible so we can ensure the right support is put in place for you.

Please read through the Disability and Dyslexia Support Service (DDSS) webpages and if you think you might be eligible for any support, please let us know.

Disability and Dyslexia Support Service (DDSS) webpages

Follow us on social media!

Did you know the Management School has its own social media channels? We'd love you to give us a follow - why not drop us a DM to let you know what you'll be studying and where you're coming?

Download the BetterPoints app

Want to earn rewards for travelling to University on foot, by bike or by public transport? Download the free BetterPoints app.

Find out more about the app.

Install the Umii app

Umii is a free app that can connect you to other University of Sheffield students based on your interests, course type and societies. Whether you want to chat to students with the same interests, find someone to study with, or if you're looking for members for your society or sports team, Umii can help make it happen.

Download the app from Google Play or the Apple App Store.