An outline of the key registration events you must attend and what to do if you can't attend registration.


Prepare to register

Fulfil the conditions of your offer

Before you can register you must have fulfilled the conditions of your offer.

Essential reading

Before you register you’ll have to complete a set of essential reading. Visit the page below for more information.

Tuition fees

For information on your tuition fees please visit the pages below.

Passport-quality photo

You can upload a photo of yourself for your UCard as part of your online pre-registration.

For more information, visit:

Key dates for new students

The dates for key events around the year can be found at: 

Online module selection

Module choice

If you have any modules to choose, you must do so as part of Pre-Registration. See the below link for more details:

Register online

Key registration events

Visit our registration web page for a full outline of how, when and where to register.

University Health Service registration

We recommend that all students studying in Sheffield for more than 3 months register with the University Health Service (UHS) on arrival.

UHS provides a NHS General Practice service.

Medical assistance before registration

For urgent but non-life threatening conditions you can:

For more urgent issues visit Accident and Emergency at Northern General Hospital.

Please only call a 999 ambulance for serious and life threatening conditions.

Late registration

If you know you're going to arrive late, please visit the page below for information on late registration.

Receive your student ID (UCard)

Student UCard and Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) collection event

After you have registered online, you will be invited to collect your UCard. You must attend the event at the specific time given to you.

If you are an international student who has chosen the University as the ACL, you will also be able to collect your BRP at this event.

Your UCard gives you access to all University facilities, including the Library, computers and internet.