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Working at Coventry University

Coventry University is a diverse and exciting place to work and we share the enthusiasm of our staff and students to be the best at whatever they choose to do. As one of the City’s biggest employers, we offer some impressive benefits for our staff and are committed to delivering the very best opportunities. We have a comprehensive training, personal and professional development programme that provides our employees with the skills to enhance their performance in the workplace and grow in their careers. There are pension schemes, a generous holiday allowance and flexible working opportunities as well as lifestyle benefits including childcare vouchers, discounted membership to the £4 million sports and recreation centre and schemes such as Cycle to Work and the CU Car Share initiative.

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I Start Here

Here you'll find all of our tips and advice on what to do next now you have a place at Coventry University!

From practical pointers around confirmation to handy hints about settling in.



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Welcome to Coventry! 

This is the beginning. Take your first step towards a great career, sign-up for a life-changing global experience and learn from those in the know. Let our city and Coventry University inspire your future.


After you get an offer

Our tips on what to do if you have been offered a place with us through Clearing. From accepting your place to sorting out funding. From finding accommodation to learning how to get ready for uni.

Our top tips

Find Accommodation

One of the most exciting parts of going to university is moving home. Don't worry if you haven't secured a place, here's all the info you need to find accommodation during Clearing.

Accommodation info

Preparing for University

We understand students have worries and concerns about going to university. But don’t worry, we’ve put together our top tips to make sure you’re fully prepped for uni.

Getting ready

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Getting to know us

Do you want to find out more about our events, what our students get up to and more? We've got everything you need via social media – whether you prefer to Facebook message, tweet or comment,

Social media info