January welcome

Monday 6 January 2020

Welcome and Information Point

  • 10.00am–2.00pm
  • Ground floor of Charles Wilson Building

Our friendly Welcome Team are on hand should you have any questions about starting here at Leicester, returning or finding your way around.

Tuesday 7 January 2020

Welcome and Information Point

  • 10.00am–2.00pm
  • Ground floor of Charles Wilson Building

Our friendly Welcome Team are on hand should you have any questions about starting here at Leicester, returning or finding your way around.

Campus tours

  • 12.00pm–12.30pm
  • Meet at the Welcome and Information Point

Get to know your campus with our Welcome Team who will walk you around, pointing out all the key places you need to know.

Wednesday 8 January 2020

Welcome and Information Point

  • 10.00am–2.00pm
  • Ground floor of Charles Wilson Building

Our friendly Welcome Team are on hand should you have any questions about starting here at Leicester, returning or finding your way around.

Thursday 9 January 2020

Welcome and Information Point

  • 10.00am–4.00pm
  • Ground floor of Charles Wilson Building

Our friendly Welcome Team are on hand should you have any questions about starting here at Leicester, returning or finding your way around.

Study Abroad and Erasmus Welcome talk

  • 10.00am–11.00am
  • Room TBC

Only for new Study Abroad and Erasmus students, this talk is your chance to meet the team, learn about Leicester and the University, and get all the information you need before you start your classes.

Living in the UK Welcome Workshop

  • 12.00pm–1.00pm
  • Room 206, 2nd floor of the Attenborough Building 

New to the UK? Find out all you need to know about UK culture and what it’s like living here. If you would also like to go on a campus tour, one will leave from here once the workshop has finished.

Campus tours 

  • 1.00pm–1.30pm
  • Meet at the Welcome and Information Point

Get to know your campus with our Welcome Team who will walk you around, pointing out all the key places you need to know.

Living in the UK Welcome Workshop

  • 2.00pm–3.00pm
  • Room 206, 2nd floor of the Attenborough Building 

New to the UK? Find out all you need to know about UK culture and what it’s like living here. If you would also like to go on a campus tour, one will leave from here once the workshop has finished.

Campus tours

  • 3.00pm–3.30pm
  • Meet at the Welcome and Information Point

Get to know your campus with our Welcome Team who will walk you around, pointing out all the key places you need to know.

Friday 10 January 2020

Welcome and Information Point

  • 10.00am–4.00pm
  • Ground floor of Charles Wilson Building

Our friendly Welcome Team are on hand should you have any questions about starting here at Leicester, returning or finding your way around.

Living in the UK Welcome Workshop

  • 12.00pm–1.00pm
  • Room 206, 2nd floor of the Attenborough Building 

New to the UK? Find out all you need to know about UK culture and what it’s like living here. If you would also like to go on a campus tour, one will leave from here once the workshop has finished.

Campus tours

  • 1.00pm–1.30pm
  • Meet at the Welcome and Information Point

Our friendly Welcome Team are on hand should you have any questions about starting here at Leicester, returning or finding your way around.

Living in the UK Welcome Workshop

  • 2.00pm–3.00pm
  • Room 206, 2nd floor of the Attenborough Building 

New to the UK? Find out all you need to know about UK culture and what it’s like living here. If you would also like to go on a campus tour, one will leave from here once the workshop has finished.

Campus tours

  • 3.00pm–3.30pm
  • Meet at the Welcome and Information Point

Get to know your campus with our Welcome Team who will walk you around, pointing out all the key places you need to know.

Monday 13 January 2020

Welcome and Information Point

  • 10.00am–2.00pm
  • Ground floor of Charles Wilson Building

Our friendly Welcome Team are on hand should you have any questions about starting here at Leicester, returning or finding your way around.

Monday Madness

  • 12.00pm–4.00pm
  • Marquee on Centenary Square

If you’ve just finished exams or assignments, it’s time for you to celebrate and have some fun! New students are also welcome, and it’s a great way to meet new people. With massages, inflatable twister, make your own granola pots and tie dye bags, and prizes to be won, there is something for everyone!

Tuesday 14 January 2020

Welcome and Information Point

  • 10.00am–2.00pm
  • Ground floor of Charles Wilson Building

Our friendly Welcome Team are on hand should you have any questions about starting here at Leicester, returning or finding your way around.

Campus tours

  • 12.00pm–12.30pm
  • Meet at the Welcome and Information Point

Get to know your campus with our Welcome Team who will walk you around, pointing out all the key places you need to know.

Health and Wellbeing Fair

  • 12.00pm–4.00pm
  • Marquee on Centenary Square

Nothing is more important than your health and looking after yourself. Get ideas on how to look after your physical and mental health through fun activities, taster sessions and more.

GRITTM taster session

  • 12.30pm–1.00pm
  • Marquee on Centenary Square

Come and join in with this high intensity interval taster for all levels if you’d like to try something new or see what’s in store for another upcoming event!

Body Balance taster session

  • 1.00pm–1.30pm
  • Marquee on Centenary Square

Try something new or take some time for you with this taster which is a mix of tai chi and yoga to promote flexibility and focus the mind.

What really are the benefits to exercise?

  • 2.00pm–2.10pm
  • Marquee on Centenary Square

We’ll give you five reasons to exercise, to motivate and inspire you to start the New Year with new goals and challenges, and become a fitter and healthier you.

How you can reduce stress to improve your wellbeing

  • 2.20pm–2.30pm
  • Marquee on Centenary Square

Find out about how you can reduce your stress to help you look after your wellbeing.

Improving your sleep for a better you

  • 2.40pm–2.50pm
  • Marquee on Centenary Square

Learn different top tips and habits to help you improve your quality of a good night-time sleep and improve your day-time alertness.

Wednesday 15 January 2020

Welcome and Information Point

  • 10.00am–2.00pm
  • Ground floor of Charles Wilson Building

Our friendly Welcome Team are on hand should you have any questions about starting here at Leicester, returning or finding your way around.

My Student Journey Fair

  • 11.00am–1.00pm
  • Marquee on Centenary Square

Discover more about how you can shape your journey here at Leicester by learning more about what each element has to offer you.

Thursday 16 January 2020

Welcome and Information Point

  • 10.00am–2.00pm
  • Ground floor of Charles Wilson Building

Our friendly Welcome Team are on hand should you have any questions about starting here at Leicester, returning or finding your way around.

Global Welcome Café

  • 5.00pm–7.00pm

Come along to our Global Welcome Café and make new friends from around the globe. Enjoy a buffet, chat and activities – open to new and current students. Book your place using the online form.

Friday 17 January 2020

Welcome and Information Point

  • 10.00am–2.00pm
  • Ground floor of Charles Wilson Building

Our friendly Welcome Team are on hand should you have any questions about starting here at Leicester, returning or finding your way around.