When you arrive on campus for the first time, come and meet us at our Welcome Zones. The Welcome Team and Students’ Union will be available from Monday 14 September - Friday 2 October, 10am-4pm.

You'll be able to meet our teams, take a tour of the campus, join societies, and collect your student card.

We've applied control measures to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our students when entering the zones.

Where are the Welcome Zones?

The Welcome Zones will be set up in the venues below. You can download a map or take a virtual tour to help find your way.

Avery Hill Campus

Outside Mary Seacole

Greenwich Campus

King William Lawn

Medway Campus

Outside Pilkington

These are currently subject to change, so please check again prior to your first visit.

Student ambassador at Greenwich Campus

Welcome Zone activities

What can you do at our Welcome Zones?

Meet and greet

  • Chat with our Welcome Officers
  • Meet our Student Ambassadors
  • Meet our Students' Unions

Learn more

  • Welcome information points
  • Welcome and Wellbeing Checks
  • Campus tours

Collect your essentials

  • Collect your Student Card
  • Pick up your Students' Union lanyard
  • Collect your Welcome Bag and reusable travel cup (subject to availability)

Have fun!

  • Join our societies
  • Outdoor campus games

Your safety

We cannot wait to welcome you to the university, and we have put lots of safety measures in place to make your visit as enjoyable as possible.

Our staff will be wearing face visors and other safety requirements. We'll be encouraging guests to follow these measures:

  • Using hand sanitisers points on entry
  • Using designated entry and exit points
  • Wearing a face covering at all times
  • Following a one-way system
  • Following physical distancing and queuing markers
  • Following safety assessment instructions prior to entry

If you get need help or want to know more, you can use live chat or email welcometeam@gre.ac.uk.