Stay connected

Although we are currently under lockdown, many students have remained in accommodation and Selly Oak. For students still in Birmingham or just looking to remain in touch with the Birmingham student community, here is some information on exploring campus and Birmingham virtually, walking routes around Birmingham,  online events for students still living in accommodation, and online events for all students including dissertation support. 

Explore Campus and Birmingham

Although during the current UK lockdown you can’t get out to enjoy all that Birmingham and the surrounding area has to offer, you can still experience the fantastic culture, sights and sounds from the comfort of your room.  With companies such as the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Royal Shakespeare Company and Aston Villa Football Club offering virtual tours and entertainment. 

See what online events and cultural activities you can get involved in. 

Staying Social

The University, Guild of Students, Hall Reps and Academic Skills Centre and  are offering a range of online events, from crafter noon sessions, book clubs and online dissertation support. There are events available for students still in accommodation and all students looking for academic support.  

See what online events are on offer.

Walking routes

It’s important to ensure you get regular exercise for your wellbeing. For those still in Birmingham, these walking routes are a great way to get exercise and fresh air. 

View the walking routes around the Vale and Selly Oak. 


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