Archaeology Offer Holder Day

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

Today is your chance to discover what being a Citizen of Change is really like. Don't forget that you can ask us anything, anytime.

I look forward to welcoming you in September.


Nishan Canagarajah
President and Vice-Chancellor

Your events schedule

Meet the tutors

Meet some of the friendly team in the School of Archaeology and Ancient History. We have a diverse range of interests in a wide range of areas, and we can't wait to welcome you.

Discover our accommodation

The purpose-built blocks of The City are right next to campus. The Village is a diverse collection of buildings in a leafy suburb with excellent transport links. It's your choice.

On demand

Take a look around Leicester On demand, our collection of videos showcasing our fabulous campus and facilities, our courses and much more.

Explore our campus

From Victorian to state-of-the-art, our buildings cater for all your needs. Our campus is compact, accessible and right next to one of Leicester's best parks.

Useful stuff

There is so much more to see. Browse the resources below and find out everything you need to know.


Discover your new home

An extensive range of room types and buildings, next to campus or in our self-contained student village.

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Your city:

Get to know Leicester

A diverse city, proud of its diversity, Leicester is a vibrant, exciting place to live and study.

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Offer holder Facebook group:

Find your circle

Get to know your classmates before you arrive.

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Student blogs:

Don't just take our word for it

We give our student bloggers free rein to tell you what studying at Leicester is really like.

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Combining on-campus study with flexible digital learning to provide the education you deserve without compromising your safety.

The final bits to do before you arrive.

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Help for Citizens of Change

We're celebrating our centenary with extra scholarships for talented or needy applicants.

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Your wellbeing is our concern

We're here to help you with any problems - study, health, finance or anything else. Just ask.

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Money matters:

Finance, fees and funding

Student finance can seem daunting at first. We'll help you understand and manage your finances.

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Our campus:

Time to explore

You can't visit us right now, but we can still show you around.

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Follow us to know us

Join the discussion on our social media channels.

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