Starting university is a big step in students' lives, but we understand that it can mean many changes for the family too. 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.
Find out when you can attend a Parents' Welcome Address
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.
How you can help your new student in their transition to university life
Information about the support available at the University for 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
Find out how security support campus and how to contact them
Essential information for your visits to campus
See what information students receive on the students Welcome pages
Also in 'Welcome'