Welcome to USCD

This page is designed for you to learn all about studying at UCSD, the support we will give you to achieve your qualification, and the facilities we have to aid your studies including the South Devon College library.

There are 4 activities for you to work your way through before the induction period commences.

Student charter, academic practice, campus, and facilities 

Dean of Higher Education, Dr Kat Jones, introduces you to studying at UCSD and explains what to expect as a university student and what you will need to do to succeed in your studies. 

The first activity takes approximately 45 minutes to complete.

Student support

The UCSD Student Support Hub team introduce you to the practical tutorial, study skills, wellbeing, disability, employability, and student services support you will receive as a student studying with us. 

The second activity takes approximately 20 minutes to complete.


The South Devon College library team introduce you to the library services available on campus and online.

The third activity takes approximately 20 minutes to complete.

Student profile

Please complete the Student Profile survey to tell your personal tutor and the University Centre about yourself.

Activity 4 takes approximately 15 minutes to complete.

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