Before you arrive

There are many things to consider before moving to Newcastle.

Moving to a new country can be both exciting and challenging. To make your first few months in the UK worry-free, we recommend you prepare yourself before you arrive.

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As soon as possible

As soon as possible

  1. Have you paid full fees for your tuition, accommodation and Uniplan insurance if applicable?
  2. Have you returned your arrivals details form to ukarrival.details@into.uk.com?
  3. Do you require an airport taxi transfer? If so, please complete the airport transfer form and credit card booking form.
  4. Have you booked your accommodation?
  5. Have you checked your passport is valid for at least six months?
  6. Have you applied for and received your visa?
  7. If you are under 18 years old, have you filled out and returned an under-18 form to ukadmissions@into.uk.com?

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One month before

One month before

  1. Have you organised cash and pound sterling travellers cheques to bring with you?
  2. Do you know your airline's luggage allowance and have you packed accordingly?

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What to pack

What to pack

Have you packed all relevant original documentation or certified copies including:

  • INTO Newcastle University offer letter
  • INTO Newcastle University CAS statement - if required
  • English language test result (IELTS)
  • passport
  • evidence of sufficient funds to show the immigration office on arrival - bank statements (for the last three months and stamped by the bank) or sponsor's letter
  • any other original documents/transcripts listed in your INTO Newcastle University visa letter, for example your high school certificate or home university certificates. You will need these to fully register and enrol

Have you got your documents for medical registration?

  • immunisation history book
  • UK Foreign Commonwealth Office Visa Tuberculosis Screening Certificate (if you have one)

Do you have?

  • photographs from home
  • waterproof coat and shoes
  • address and phone numbers of friends and family
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Have you put the emergency telephone numbers into your mobile phone?

Download our pre-departure mobile app which includes any emergency telephone numbers you might need as well as local maps and accommodation information.

 

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What to pack

A students journey from pre-departure to arrival

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