Monday 24 September 2018

We’ve teamed up with your Students’ Union to put on a host of different activities in and around the marquee on Events Square.

You will need to book in advance for most events (except those which say 'No booking required').

Many events are repeated throughout the week - check out what's on when. You only need to book for one of each event.

Check locations on the campus map.

Busk and Bake Sale

  • 10.00am – 4.00pm
  • Marquee in the Events Square
  • No booking required

Afternoon teas are part of British culture: why not try it for yourself and see what it’s all about. There will be delicious baked treats for sale and all donations will go to charity. There will be fun games and music performances from our very own students! It’s a great chance to meet new students also starting like you.

Vintage clothes sale

  • 10.00am – 4.00pm
  • Marquee on Events Square 
  • No booking required

Vintage never goes out of fashion, so why not wonder through the Vintage Clothes Fair to see if any clothing catches your eye.

House Plant Sale

  • 10.00am – 4.00pm
  • Outside Shop! on the Events Square 
  • No booking required

Moving into new accommodation, it’s always nice to add your personal touch to make you feel at home. Take a look at what fit your interests and personality, and maybe you'll find something you like for your new home.

Poster sale

  • 10.00am – 4.00pm 
  • Marquee on Events Square
  • No booking required

Moving into new accommodation, it’s always nice to add your personal touch to make you feel at home. Take a look at what fit your interests and personality, and maybe you'll find something you like for your new home.

Study Abroad and Erasmus+ Welcome Talk

  • 10.00am – 12.00pm 
  • Peter Williams Lecture Theatre 
  • No booking required
  • This event is only for Study Abroad and Erasmus+ students, visiting us on exchange from another university

This talk is your chance to meet the Study Abroad and Erasmus+ team, learn about Leicester and the University, and get all the information you need before you start your classes.

Campus Tours 

  • 11.00am – 12.00pm 
  • Leaving from red gazebo outside SHOP! 
  • Book your place

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

Leicester in Print 

  • 11.00am – 12.00pm 
  • Attenborough Arts Centre, Studio 4 
  • Fully booked.

Attenborough Arts Tour 

  • 12.00pm – 1.00pm 
  • Pick up from red gazebo outside SHOP! 
  • Fully booked.

Prepare to Study 

  • 12.00pm – 1.00pm 
  • Ogden Lewis Seminar Suites, South Wing, Fielding Johnson Building 
  • Fully booked.

Drop in: Long Term Medical Conditions 

  • 1.00pm – 2.00pm 
  • AccessAbility Office, ground floor, David Wilson Library 
  • No booking required

This session is for students with a specific learning, difficulty, disability, or long-term physical or mental health condition to make contact with the AccessAbility Centre and arrange an appointment for a fuller discussion with a Study Adviser at a time to suit, or to drop off evidence.

Living in the UK 

  • 2.00pm – 3.00pm 
  • Ogden Lewis Seminar Suites, South Wing, Fielding Johnson Building 
  • Book your place

New to living in the UK? Find out all you need to know about UK culture and what it’s like living here.  

Campus Tours 

  • 2.00pm – 3.00pm 
  • Leaving from red gazebo outside SHOP! 

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

Leicester in Print 

  • 2.00pm – 3.00pm 
  • Attenborough Arts Centre, Studio 4
  • Fully booked.

Keeping Safe and Well Talk 

  • 3.00pm – 4.00pm 
  • Ogden Lewis Seminar Suites, South Wing, Fielding Johnson Building 
  • Book your place

Looking after yourself is important. Come along for advice on how to stay fit and healthy, and how to stay safe in and around campus. 

Attenborough Arts Tour 

  • 3.00pm – 4.00pm 
  • Pick up from red gazebo outside SHOP! 
  • Fully booked.

Finance and Part-Time Work

  • 4.00pm – 5.00pm 
  • Ogden Lewis Seminar Suites, South Wing, Fielding Johnson Building 
  • Book your place

Come along for answers to financial questions and important visa information you need to know, especially if you would like to work part-time whilst studying in the UK.