Starting university is a big step in students' lives, but we understand that it can mean many changes for the family too. We also realise you may have more questions than usual with the current Covid-19 situation. These pages will provide you with relevant information, help you to understand what your new student is going through and how you can help them.
How you can attend an online Parents' and Guardians' Welcome Address and ask our team a question
Information about moving into University accommodation
What to expect during the first year of study
Join the University of Birmingham Parents Facebook group to meet other families, share tips, and ask questions.
Information about the support available for our students
What to expect regarding the University's duty of confidentiality to its students
Information about studying and living at the University for U18s
Key dates in the University calendar for your diary
Also in 'Welcome'