International Student Support

Information, advice and additional support for international students:

  • Visa and immigration concerns
  • Settling in, acclimatising to Sheffield and UK culture through welcome sessions, community/student events and packages
  • Queries relating to family life/dependents and language queries


Opening hours

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak most University facilities are closed. Many services are only being provided online.

Monday Closed Until Further Notice
Tuesday Closed Until Further Notice
Wednesday Closed Until Further Notice
Thursday Closed Until Further Notice
Friday Closed Until Further Notice

Contact Details

International Student Support
University of Sheffield
Level 6, Students' Union building
Western Bank
S10 2TG

In Person: In light of the current situation surrounding COVID-19 and UK Government advice, the International Student Support Team is not currently meeting with students on a face to face basis. We will still be offering support via email.


* To help us deal with your enquiry as quickly as possible, please check that you have provided us with the following information in your email:

  • First name
  • Surname
  • Student registration number (only if you are a current or previous University of Sheffield student)
  • Application number (only if you currently hold an offer to come to The University of Sheffield)
  • Full details of your query and any questions you have.