Welcome event for new staff

New starters are invited to attend a welcome event within three months of starting. Held monthly, the aim of the welcome event is to ensure that new staff are formally welcomed to the university it is also an opportunity to meet the Vice-Chancellor and members of the Executive Board for a conversation around DMU issues of interest.

The event also features information “stalls” from a range of DMU teams including Health and Safety, the DMU Square Mile, IT Skills, Equality & Diversity, The Leisure Centre, our main Trade Unions UNISION & UCU, DSU and many more.

Confirmed welcome event dates for 2017/18 are as follows:

27 September
18 October
15 November
13 December
15 January
14 February
14 March
11 April
16 May
13 June
11 July

Session timings: 10am - 12.30pm (subject to change)

Contact Kelly Perrin for further details or to reserve your place at the next event.

On your marks
On your marks

The 'On your marks' section of Essential DMU is an information area for new starters.

Get set
Get set

The 'Get set' section of Essential DMU covers your workplace induction at DMU.


The 'Go' section covers the period between the end of your workplace induction and the end of your probation.