Social connectedness and wellbeing

Monday 10 May 2021 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm

The transition to University is a major life event, research suggests that social connectedness during this period impacts health and wellbeing and is also associated with academic achievement.

Friendship formation during the early stages of University has been shown to positively influence students’ wellbeing and physical health. This session will explore how to facilitate social integration in University and provide tips and pointers for maximising your health and wellbeing.