Become A Fan

Friends of Arriving New Students

Help our new undergraduate students have a Great Start here in September 2017

A great start at university is all about making friends, learning the tricks of the trade, as well as having fun. We’re looking for current students who can make this happen during induction week for the new undergraduates joining us this September.
Fill In The Form to Become a FAN in 2017

Our FANS (Friends of Arriving New Students) provide a personal welcome to new students at the University, helping them settle in and acting as their first point of contact for the first couple of weeks.

FANS are a vital part of our Great Start project, this is a collaborative project between Student Affairs and the Students’ Union which brings together the Universities Faculties, the Students’ Union and Corporate Services to deliver the best possible induction for new students.

If you become one of our FANS, you’ll be:

·         looking after a group of new undergraduates during their first week of induction.

·         showing students the local area & parts of London

·         taking students on campus & library tours

·         showing students around Blackboard

·         helping them plan their social life for the first week

·         making sure they attend all the relevant school and academic sessions

As FANS, you’ll get:

·         a cash reward on successful completion

·         2 days training in key transferable skills

·         training taking place in lovely hotel setting complete with overnight stay

·         valuable volunteering experience

·         teamwork and leadership skills

·         Recognised for your HEAR (Higher Education Achievement Record)

·         networking opportunities and making friendships

You’ll also get to have a lot of fun!

Why should I apply?
Experience the FAN training

Please note that to become a FAN, you’ll need to be studying at the University in September 2017. Also the role will requirefull dedication.

If you have any questions, please contact Nima Takodra, the Great Start Manager, at

TO REGISTER you interest in FANS please sign up through the following link by Monday 10th April 2017

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