Welcome Citizens of Change

Congratulations on your offer to study with us at the University of Leicester.

We think you would make a great Citizen of Change and that together we can help to change the world for the better. We would love you to join our vibrant learning community during a very exciting time for us - our centenary year!

We know that going to university is a main event in your life and that you'll be excited, nervous and wondering what happens next. Don't worry, change is good. And we're here to support you every step of the way.

Nishan Canagarajah
President and Vice-Chancellor

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Next steps

Now that we've offered you a place at the University of Leicester - what happens next? Here are three key things you should do.


Accept your offer

Find out how to make us your firm choice and confirm your place here using UCAS Track.

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Get a HeadStart

HeadStart provides you with relevant resources, guidance and support as and when you need it.

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Visit us

Book your campus and accommodation tour now

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Citizens of Change 100 Scholarship

To mark one hundred years since the University opened, we’re offering 100 Citizens of Change scholarships. Record a video in response to the question “What do you want to change?” and you could receive £7500*.

*T&Cs apply, visit le.ac.uk/scholarships for full details.

Get in on the action

Your countdown to uni has started. And we've got plenty of activities lined up to help you get ready for life here. So - get involved.

Offer Holder Days

Book yours

Book your offer holder days and discover all you need to know about your course and the University.

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Campus Tours

See for yourself

Take a look around our campus, walk around our accommodation site or take a tour of Brookfield, our School of Business.

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Live Line-up

Check our what's on

We're putting on all kinds of live events to help you get involved and discover more about what matters to you.

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On demand

Watch now

Get to know more about your course and discover exciting content - all on demand!

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Our community

Here, you can read our student blogs, chat away to some of our students and get to know some of the friendly faces from our community.

Supporting you

Excited? Nervous? Can't wait to join us? You're probably experiencing all of these emotions and more. Don't worry, we're here to support you. Take a look at how you will learn and find out more about health and wellbeing, scholarships, safety and more.


Financial Support

Our scholarships, bursaries and discounts help students of all backgrounds. Have a look now to see if you're eligible.

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Study what you're passionate about with our new style of flexible blended learning

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Citizens of Change 100

What do you want to change? If we like your answer, you could win a cash reward.

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Your safety

We're keeping our students safe with one-way systems, masks and more.

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Fees & Funding

Get to grips with tuition fees and living costs in one of the UK's cheapest cities for students.

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Student support

We care about you. Our team is on hand to provide support and advice with wellbeing, money, accessibility and more.

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Learning support

We offer a learning environment that is versatile and flexible. Discover how you’ll learn at Leicester.

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Information for...

Living here

International students

From scholarships to visas to setting up a bank account – find out how we support you before you get here and when you arrive.

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Over 21

Mature students

Read about the extra support available to you on top of the support we offer to all students.

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Parents and Carers

Mums, dads, carers, grandparents and more. Read up on our student support and find out how you can provide great support too.

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