Welcome events for Tuesday 20 September 2022

There are a wide range of events to help you get settled in. Find out what's going on, where, and when.

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Tuesday 20 September

Library Tours
Time: 10:00, 15:00, and 18:00
Location: Meet at the entrance to Library (Main)
Discover the Library and how to access resources.

Campus Tour
Time: 11:00-12:00
Location: Meet inside Marquee located on Campus Green
Come along to the tours desk located inside the Welcome Marquee for a guided tour of campus.

Employability, Wellbeing, and Enterprise events
Time: 12:00-16:00 - Drop in at any time
Location: Marquee located on Campus Green

The Careers Service and Centre for Entrepreneurship will host this event. Topics covered will include:

  • part-time work
  • entrepreneurship
  • volunteering
  • Enterprise Challenge
  • placements
  • Enterprise workshops
  • Skills Awards
  • your CV

There will also be an opportunity to take part in our QR code competition to win some Amazon vouchers.

If you are unable to join us on campus for the Welcome event please visit our online pathway. Here you will find some useful activities to get you started.

We don’t want you to miss out on the competition mentioned above. Make sure you work through the online pathway for the chance to win some Amazon vouchers. Good luck! Remember to enter before the deadline on Saturday 1 October 2022.

Academic Skills Centre Meet and Greet
Time: 12:00-16:00
Location: Marquee located on Campus Green

ISE taster session - Zumba
Time: 12:30 - 13:00
Location: Studio 2, Institute of Sport and Exercise (ISE)

ISE taster session - Queenax
Time: 12:30 - 13:00
Location: Gym, Institute of Sport and Exercise (ISE)

Treasure hunt and lollipop challenge
Time: 13:00 - 16:00
Location: Campus Green
An exciting, energetic and interactive event where you hunt for clues around the Campus. This fun and sociable way to spend your afternoon will help you get your bearings and meet new people.

Walking visit to McManus Galleries
Time: 12:45
Location: Meet outside Marquee located on Campus Green
Walking visit to local award winning Art Gallery and Museum in Dundee city centre led by Peer Connectors. Free Entry.

City open top bus tour
Time: TBC
Location: Meet outside Marquee located on Campus Green

University Art tour
Time: 16:00-17:00
Location: Meet inside Marquee located on Campus Green
Join museum staff on an informal walk around the University of Dundee's city campus exploring some of the many works of art on display.

Big Welcome Ceilidh (Night One)
Time: 18:00-20:00
Location: Marquee located on Campus Green
Join us for a FREE evening of dance and traditional Scottish music. We'll have a live band and dancers too - what better way to celebrate the start of University life and mix and make new friends? Space will be limited so book here to reserve your tickets.

Meet, Mix and Socialise
Time: 18:30 - 20:00
Location: Global Room
Want to meet new people and make some more friends? Meet, mix, and socialise with other new students and Peer Connectors. Free refreshments provided. Come on your own or with friends.