Alumni welcome international students to their Bristol community

Alumni gave a warm welcome to our incoming international students at a new welcome event this September. Enjoying a traditional afternoon tea and relaxed conversation, alumni helped welcome students to Bristol as they navigate their first few weeks of life in the UK.

With conversations flowing, the event was a wonderful opportunity for new students to get to know the city and each other.┬áConversations ranged from which societies to join, to the best of Bristol’s many eateries. Alumni shared their top tips, Bristol favourites and their own experiences of starting fresh in an unknown city.

The event was part of a programme of Welcome Lounge events, a calendar of social events designed to give new international students a taste of Bristol life.

To find out more about volunteering at the University, contact alumni-volunteers@bristol.ac.uk or explore our ongoing volunteering opportunities online.

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