Why focus on connections and confidence in September?
Settling in to University is an exciting time, and this month is filled with opportunities for you to meet new people.
However, it can feel intimidating to meet new people (on campus or virtually) and you might find yourself feeling shy. If you are not feeling very confident, remember that you are not the only one. Periods of change, like starting University, can be challenging and it’s normal to feel unsure of yourself.
That’s why we are focusing on making connections and how to feel more confident. Providing you with the right support and tools to help make the most out of the first month of your university experience.
When we talk about connecting, we usually think of connecting with other people. But for you, this could also mean:
Opportunities for you to develop your connections and confidence
Having valued connections in your life is important for your wellbeing. In fact, it’s one of the five ways to better wellbeing. What better way to make connections than to take part in the Ready for Anything programme?
Meet new friends, explore campus or London, or connect virtually from the comfort of your room! There are a whole variety of activities you could get involved in, so there really is something for everyone.