Tuesday 25 September 2018

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.

Fabulous First Year Fair 

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

Get involved with fun activities including a temporary tattoo and glitter station, photo booth, tie-dyeing, Chinese calligraphy, a reading space and book sale. Find out more about our University and Union services.

Matriculation 

  • Various times – please check timetable
  • De Montfort Hall 
  • No booking required

This is our formal welcoming ceremony for new students joining us each year, and will really make you feel part of the University community. Your Matriculation ceremony will show on your personal timetable, which you can see through My Student Record and your MyUoL app. 

I Feel Better When… I Write Poetry 

  • 11.00am – 12.00pm 
  • Ogden Lewis Seminar Suite 1, South Wing, Fielding Johnson Building 

Come along to a poetry session with a difference. Using the reading and creating of poetry as a way to unwind, calm a busy mind and relax with words.

Sketch tour of campus 

  • 11.30am – 1.00pm 
  • Attenborough Arts Centre, Studio 1 

Take a stroll about campus capturing some of its historic and award-winning art and architecture on a postcard to send to the folks back home. No previous drawing experience necessary.

Drop in: Long Term Medical Conditions 

  • 12.00pm – 1.00pm 
  • AccessAbility Office, ground floor, Fielding Johnson Building South Wing 
  • No booking required

This session is for disabled students 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.

I Feel Better When… I Write Poetry 

  • 1.00pm – 2.00pm 
  • Ogden Lewis Seminar Suite 1, South Wing, Fielding Johnson Building 

Come along to a poetry session with a difference. Using the reading and creating of poetry as a way to unwind, calm a busy mind and relax with words.

I Feel Better When… I Write Poetry 

  • 2.00pm – 3.00pm 
  • Ogden Lewis Seminar Suite 1, South Wing, Fielding Johnson Building 

Come along to a poetry session with a difference. Using the reading and creating of poetry as a way to unwind, calm a busy mind and relax with words.

Sketch tour of campus 

  • 2.00pm – 3.30pm 
  • Attenborough Arts Centre, Studio 1 

Take a stroll about campus capturing some of its historic and award-winning art and architecture on a postcard to send to the folks back home. No previous drawing experience necessary.