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Section 6 - Checklist and contact details

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Download our checklist for before you travel and after you arrive at Aston. 

International Student Support Unit
The telephone number for Aston University’s International Student Support Unit (ISSU) at The Hub is 0121 204 4567
(from outside the UK +44 121 204 4567).

Whilst the normal opening hours are week-days 9 am to 5 pm UK time, during Aston Welcome staff work additional hours
including weekends.

If you have any problems at the airport during Aston Welcome please phone the ISSU’s mobile phone number to speak to
Poonam Dave
- 07775 410324 (from outside the UK +44 7775 410324).
If you are arriving outside the Aston Welcome period, please call the International Support Unit on +44 121 204 4567, or for out of hours assistance, contact the University's Security team on +44 121 359 2922

Fax: 0121 204 4739 (from outside the UK +44 121 204 3729)

Email: issu@aston.ac.uk

Web pages: http://www1.aston.ac.uk/current-students/student-services/issu/

Aston University Contacts

 
Contact
Telephone
Email
Website
Aston University
0121 204 3000
(from outside the UK -
+44 121 3000)
  www.aston.ac.uk
Aston campus accommodation 0121 204 4706     
(from outside the UK -
+44 121 204 4706)
accom@aston.ac.uk http://www1.aston.ac.uk/study/accommodation/
Off campus accommodation
0121 204 4848    
(from outside the UK -
+44  121 204 4848)
  www.astonstudentpad.com
The Hub
0121 204 4007   
(from outside the UK -
+44 121 204 4007)
thehub@aston.ac.uk
http://www1.aston.ac.uk/current-students/hub/
Students' Union  
    http://www.astonunion.com/
International Admissions   
0121 204 4888 
(from outside the UK -
+44 121 204 4888) 
international@aston.ac.uk
http://www1.aston.ac.uk/international-students/
 University Security  0121 359 2922 (from an internal campus phone - 2222)    http://www1.aston.ac.uk/study/accommodation/prospective-students/security/

External Contacts

UK visas                                   Website: http://www.ukvisas.gov.uk/en/ 
(for entry clearance information)

UKCISA                                    
Tel: 0207 107 9922
(from outside the UK +44 207 107 9922)     
Website: www.ukcisa.org.uk
(the Council for International Education, for general help and advice)

British Council                           
Website: http://www.educationuk.org/UK/Life-in-the-UK
(for information on studying and living in the UK)

Life in Birmingham

Birmingham City Council           
Website: www.birmingham.gov.uk

Visiting Birmingham                 
Website: www.birmingham.org.uk

Marketing in Birmingham          
Website: www.birmingham.org.uk

Itchy guide to Birmingham        
Website: www.itchybirmingham.co.uk

Last checked PD 09/05/2014

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