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Pre-Departure Orientation and Arrival Information

FIE Important Information and Links

FIE Pre-Departure Checklist

Pre-Departure Presentation

FIE has sent the following information to you via email regarding your arrival to London and a tentative schedule for your on-site orientation (needs link).

International Insurance Information

Helpful Things to Know Before Your Departure:

Browse through the attached document for some very helpful tips and advice on your trip to London from a former peer leader and London alumni.

Getting From the Airport

For detailed information on how to get into central London independently please visit the following link on our website:

Getting To Your Residence

All students, regardless of residence, must pick their keys up from the 24 hour reception desk at Metrogate3-7 Queens Gate Terrace, London, SW7 5PE.

For a map of the local area please use this Google Map.

For students living in Manson Place or Hyde Park Gate

Once you have picked up your keys from Metrogate, your residence is just a short distance away. If you have taken a taxi from the airport, please ask the driver to wait outside Metrogate whilst you pop in for your key. If you are walking, Metrogate reception staff can give you simple directions and a map.

Please find a provisional orientation schedule below.  A finalized schedule will be provided in your welcome bags when you arrive at your residence.

  • Summer 2013 Provisional Schedule (NEEDS LINK)