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Newcomers and Visiting Scholars




We’re here to help you discover more about life in Cambridge. Meet others in person or through our virtual Tuesdays welcome mornings. Enjoy relaxed discussions, walks, talks, tea and coffee. Other events will be arranged, following current Government guidelines. We look forward to meeting you and wish you a warm welcome to Cambridge. Come and join us in the Riverside Suite!

                        At The University Centre, Granta Place, Cambridge CB2 1RU  Map


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NVS is run by volunteers whose aim is to help the partners and families of visiting scholars and newly appointed academic and administrative members of the University to feel at home in the city. Whether you are already in Cambridge or planning to come soon NVS will support you.





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About Us

Newcomers and Visiting Scholars is here to welcome all members of the University of Cambridge to the City and has been in existence since the 1960s. As a volunteer run group which runs regular activities, groups and events, we hope we can make your time with the University of Cambridge the best it can be. Please see our...

NVS Michaelmas Programme 2021


We look forward to a new term full of talks, events and new friends with NVS.  We will be running our usual programme as much as possible but this time virtually or meeting in small groups. 

NVS Michaelmas Programme 2021