Here you will find resources to support you as a newly enrolled doctoral researcher. These have been provided by presenters who contribute to the GS Arrivals Events in September 2022 and January 2023.
Further updates and the latest presentations will be added to this page during September 2022.
New Starter Checklist
Welcome to the Graduate School
The Graduate School – How we support you
The Doctoral Programme: understanding programme structure and progression
The Virtual Research Environment (VRE)
Disability Learning Support
If you have a disability, long term health condition or Specific Learning Difficulty (such as dyslexia or dyspraxia), we would recommend that you register with the Disability Learning Support (DLS) team in order to receive reasonable adjustments from the university.
You can either register online here by clicking on the Disability Support tab or book an appointment here: Disability advisor appointment , via email firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling the team on 0203 506 8800
For further information about the support DLS offer, please look on our website here. Please get in touch if you have any questions.
Watch the introductory video from the team: https://youtu.be/gvZ1eFCrStY
Introduction to Resilience – Justin Haroun, UoW Centre for Resilience
Introduction to Library Services
Using the Westminster Archives – Anna McNally, University Records and Archives Team