Congratulations on making it to your final year of study! You have almost completed your student journey. Although the finish line is near you still have some key milestones before graduation.
Reference your work – You can lose marks for referencing incorrectly and creating a poor bibliography. Sometimes that can be the difference between a 1st and a 2:1.
Use the Library Search – Being able to source and find relevant reading materials will help you get the marks you deserve for your coursework. Library Search is the key to unlocking the library's print and online collections. Find out how to manage your library account, request and renew your books online.
Manage your bibliography – Keeping track of what you have read is a vital part of getting a good grade. Try out some of our online tools to help you create and manage your bibliography.
Your digital footprint – Smart use of social media can benefit your studies, help you find employment, and enrich your personal and social life. But there are also risks and dangers. Have a look at our social media guidelines to find out the dos and don'ts of social media practice.
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Module registration - Select and register for your option or free choice modules here. Make sure to check the specific information for your faculty when registering.
Create an employer-friendly social media presence – Make sure your social media profile gives the best impression – our Get the Digital Edge pages tell you all you need to know.
Use the library databases for job search – Use the Library Search tool to help find jobs, search companies and keep up to date with industry trends.
Meet a careers consultant – during this year of study you should have at least one Quick Query session and up to four guidance appointments with a careers consultant.
Attend the careers fair – This is your last chance to meet potential employers on campus through our annual careers fair. You can get first-hand information about companies, opportunities and network with employers who can offer you graduate roles.
Sign up to Talent Bank – Need some extra cash? Register with Talent Bank for the best opportunities for paid temporary and part-time work across all campuses and various departments. This a fantastic opportunity for you to develop transferable skills, gain valuable professional experience as well as earn some extra cash.
Engage – A one-stop-shop of key resources to empower you to engage with your future career and improve your employability. Find out about employment-related opportunities and resources including a jobs board for part-time, placement, volunteering and graduate opportunities.
Student finance and financial hardship - If you have any questions about paying your course fees, or are looking for funding information or details of support that might be available to you, check our Student Finance pages for detailed information on all money matters.
Counselling and mental health services - Being a student is hugely rewarding, but it can have its difficulties. Our team of skilled counsellors are here to help when things get tough. If you need to talk about anything that's bothering you - from relationship troubles to mental health - we encourage you to get in touch with our team.
Faith and spirituality - If you would like to explore spiritual, philosophical, religious or ethical questions, whether in times of ease or crisis, the Faith and Spirituality team welcomes you to get in touch. Our team of advisers, representing all faiths and none, are available for pastoral support.
Disability Learning Support - Our Disability Learning Support team provides a range of services and adjustments for students with Specific Learning Difficulties, disabilities and long-term health conditions that may impact your studies.
Completing your studies
If you are nearing the end of your studies, our completing your studies page has a lot of useful information on what to do next and what you can expect after you graduate and become a University of Westminster alumni.