Wednesday 26 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.

Sports Fair 

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

Student sports clubs cater for a wide range of disciplines and wide range of abilities. Our best athletes represent Leicester against other universities, including our annual Varsity contest against local rivals De Montfort. Come along and find out what’s on offer.

Student Groups Fair 

  • 10.00am – 4.00pm 
  • Students’ Union Square, O2 Academy and The Scholar, Percy Gee Building 
  • No booking required

Whatever you’re enthusiastic about, there’s a Students’ Union society for you, from baking to burlesque, cheerleading to chess, hiking to hip hop. There are societies for many different nationalities and cultures, for every shade of politics, and for many academic subjects, as well as performance societies covering all aspects of music, dance and theatre. Find a society that matches your interests, or take this opportunity to try something completely new.

Living in the UK 

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

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 

  • 11.00am – 12.00pm 
  • 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.

Make geometric notebooks 

  • 1.00pm – 2.30pm 
  • Attenborough Arts Centre, Studio 4 

Come along and make a notebook with a difference. Learn how to make a notebook and create a geometric stitched design on the cover. You will be guided through the process and once you've made one you'll want to make more.

Prepare to Study 

  • 2.00pm – 3.00pm 
  • Digital Reading Room, ground floor of the Library 

Come and find out how you can prepare to get the most from your studies, including how to manage your time and workload and how to develop more effective approaches to studying. 

Keeping Safe and Well Talk 

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

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. 

Campus Tours 

  • 3.00pm – 4.00pm 
  • 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.

Finance and Part-Time Work

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

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.