SOAS University of London

Before you arrive: Checklist

Things you must do: 

What How
Confirm your details (and upload a photo for your student ID card) You will receive an email with a link and login details 
Sign up for modules  You will be directed to this page when you confirm your details
Read the Student Handbook  The student handbook sets out important information which you need to know as a student
Attend Enough is Enough consent workshop You will be allocated a session when you confirm your details
Apply for funding Student Finance England / Wales / Northern Ireland will let you apply for tuition fee and maintenance funding
Collate documents to bring to in-person enrolment 1. Photo ID
2. Visa (for non-EU students)
3. Proof of funds (e.g. bank statements/ letter from students loans etc) 
Sort accommodation arrangements and moving date  For more info, see our accommodation pages
Get meningitis vaccine Contact your local GP 

Things you must do (international students only) 

What How 
Apply for a visa  Check Tier 4 student visa page for details
Check if you are required to pay immigration health surcharge Check website
Collate documents for in-person enrolment 1. Make photo copies of passport
2. Bring original copies of certificates/transcripts in hand luggage
Check if you need to have a police registration Details are on the international students' page
Review the information Available on the international students' page