Get settled

You’re here! Now it’s time to settle into your life at Herts. Here you can find out how to make the most of your time at uni and discover how we can guide and support you every step of the way.

Get to grips with studying at Uni

By now, you’ll have completed our Get Studying at Herts online course. It’s a good way to find out about what studying at uni looks like. It’s a good way to find out about what studying at uni looks like.

To thrive at uni, getting a head start on your assignments and assessments will save you a lot of stress and worry. And you’re not alone, we have lots of academic support to help you succeed. You can find more information on how to spend your time outside of class, where to find academic support, and where you can study on campus.

Get your Go Herts hoodie

You’ll see how much we love our Go Herts slogan when you get here - prepare to shout it at sports matches!

As a warm welcome from us to you, we’re inviting all eligible new students (by email) to pick up a free Go Herts hoodie. It's just a little something for all our new Herts family members!

There's more to Herts than just studying

Keep the momentum up and make sure to explore life at Herts outside of your programme. A big part of starting uni is meeting new people who could end up being lifelong friends. So, get stuck in, and join societies, sports clubs, free Active classes and so much more.

View our events calendar – we’ll tell you about what’s coming up every Friday so keep an eye out on your inbox.

Get a step ahead

Starting uni isn’t just about getting a great degree, it’s also a crucial time for you to gain experience and skills that you can use to help land your dream job. Our Go Herts Award is designed to do just that so why not sign up sooner rather than later.