Directorate for the Student Experience


Organising Welcome and induction takes the work of hundreds of colleagues right across the University. But even if you're not directly involved in planning and delivering activities, you still have an important part to play in new students' experiences during September.

Last year, a record number of staff contributed to our warm welcome by donning their AskMe badges and preparing to help our students. But AskMe is about more than simply wearing a badge on your shirt; It's about recognising that how you respond to our students can have a big impact on their time in Manchester. And the first few days are crucial.

Having someone friendly and considerate who is willing to help, is what eased the most daunting anxieties I had.

Will you support our students in their first weeks of a new degree? It could make more difference than you think.

Sign up to become an AskMe ambassador

Are you are passionate about helping students? Do you want to make a difference to the student experience? We need as many people as possible to get involved as Ask Me ambassadors.

Sign up to receive more information about how to prepare to be an AskMe ambassador, and to receive regular updates about Welcome and what's going on for new students.

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