The Incoming Student Journey:

Improving the Student Experience


Friday 29 June 2018                                                                                Click here to see the programme

                                                                                                                     (PDF version)

                                                                                                                                              Click here to see the pre-arrival information

                                                                                                                                     (PDF version)


Through panels, presentations and group sessions, the workshop will consider ideas and strategies to enhance the overall experience of incoming exchange, top-up or full degree-seeking students.


University of Lille

Université de Droit et Santé de Lille (Law School)

1 Place Déliot, 59000 Lille

We invite you to join us in Lille for our next workshop, only 90 minutes by train from London St. Pancras and under an hour by train from Paris.

As well as providing opportunities to meet and network with colleagues, the workshop will include sessions on:

▶ The Internationalisation at Home agenda - how to make the most of the cultural capital that your students bring with them on campus;

▶ Strategies to help incoming students adapt to a new learning environment;

▶ Organising successful welcome weeks for incoming students;

▶ How best to develop the intercultural skills of incoming students


▶ Supporting visiting research and joint PhD students.

Many universities are already members of EUA. If you don't know who your university contact is, or if you think you need to update the contact details for your institution, please contact Grace Sadiq, EUA Administrative Support Manager, via the email address below.


Refreshments, lunch and conference materials provided.

Delegates arriving on the preceding day are also invited to a pre-workshop dinner on Thursday evening

(paid for by EUA, but prior booking essential)

Bookings can be made via the online shop or by contacting EUA Administration


Planning your journey:

Please consider using public transport

From the UK


Trains to Lille Europe run approx. every 2 hours from London St. Pancras and journey time is under 90 minutes


More travel information can be found at:


From the rest of Europe


Trains leave Paris Gare du Nord regularly and take under an hour to get to Lille Europe or Lille Flandres


More travel information can be found at:


Flights into Lille airport are possible, but you may find Paris Charles de Gaulle an easier alternative