Welcome to Leicester

Congratulations to all of our new students! We look forward to welcoming you to our campus in September. Make sure you visit our Welcome to Leicester website to start planning your life in Leicester.

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Student Life at Leicester

Our Residence Life team is here to support and help you settle in

Living in University accommodation is about more than the four walls you sleep in, it’s about an all-round experience.

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2017 Annual Scarman Lecture

We are hosting our free public Scarman Lecture on Wednesday 27 September. This year’s lecture will focus on the future of criminal justice and human rights.

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Explore our great city

Welcome to Leicester

Set in the heart of England, Leicester is a city rich in heritage and history, festivals and sport.

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Literature at Lunchtime

28 September 2017


Come and find out more about Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's 'The Sign of Four'. This sinister short story grew out of a conversation Doyle had with Oscar Wilde about how to depict evil.

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