Before you arrive


Things to consider before you arrive

  • Found somewhere to live.
  • Checked whether you need to bring your qualification certificates for verification.
  • Read the information on Your Modules and Choosing Your Modules in the Registration Guide.
  • Read the information Your Tuition Fee, Finance and Payments.
  • Read the relevant University Regulations (these will be provided on-line).


Have you sorted out your finances? Find out more information about tuition fees 

More information on before you arrive from the main University.

If you have changed your address, or do so before arriving in Sheffield, please notify the relevant Admissions Service immediately.  Taken the pre-arrival registration steps - if you have not had an email, please contact 
the Student Administration Service.

Preparatory Reading List 

Whilst there is no requirement for you to undertake reading prior to your studies at the University of Sheffield, we would encourage you to explore some of the relevant literature before you arrive, using your local library.

We recommend that you do not purchase books until you arrive at university. Please download the right hand link for a selection of useful (and interesting) sources.

Download the list of key texts to the right of this page.