What to bring to uni

You’ve got results and you’re now beginning to think about what to bring to Leeds. We’re not going to tell you every single thing to bring as everyone is different, but here’s some top tips to get you started.

Note, we’ve also written a guide for packing if you’re an international student too!

Things to consider before you start packing

A warm sunny autumn day on campus

What shall I pack?

Essential documents. These are worth getting sorted well before you leave home so you’ve got plenty of time to get things together.

Some of the things you’ll need to bring will depend on where you’re going to live in Leeds.

Here’s the ultimate packing checklist on what to pack — you might not need everything on it!

Remember, you’ve got to be able to move all of your belongings when you arrive

How to turn good packing into great packing

Missing home is something that happens to us all. It’s a normal part of moving away, often for the first time. Make sure you pack things that will help you turn your new room into a safe and welcoming space. You might want to bring:

Posters and plants can make your new room seem like home

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