Welcome to the University of Leicester

Welcome to the University of Leicester

October 11, 2019 15 By Stanley Isaacs


I’d just like to take this opportunity to
welcome you to the University of Leicester Your really have made a fantastic choice It’s a great institution, we have so much
on offer here for you The critical thing is for you to get involved,
from day one make sure you engage, think about all the wonderful things you could be doing,
and don’t miss the opportunity you don’t want to leave here in 3 years and
wish you had done things you hadn’t got involved in so come here, and have a fantastic time Starting at University is really exciting,
but also a little scary here at Leicester the University has developed
the fabulous first year, and within a short amount of time, you’ll be feeling right at
home The university campus has everything you need,
and it is never to far to walk from one lecture to another, you wont get lost, and your always
guaranteed to see a friendly face along the way All students are allocated a personal tutor
when they first start university, who is here to support and guide you throughout your university
experience and the peer mentoring scheme, gives first
years the chance to meet second and third year students to develop a support network,
so you never have to feel like your on your own The students’ union is an organisation that
separate form the university, and run by five elected student representatives the students’ union is here to represent your
interests, and empower students to deliver change think of the students’ union as your living
room on campus, it’s your one stop shop for societies, sport, support, and advice, with
exciting places to eat, drink, and socialise The library is the heart of campus you can come here to find your resources,
to get help with referencing, to work by yourself, or in a group, it really is the place to get
ahead with your studies The student support services are here to help
you have a smooth journey throughout your studies they can provide help with things like disability
support, visa and immigration, money management, and health and wellbeing The university’s award-winning Careers Service
is here to help you throughout your university journey from exploring your options with one of their
trained careers advisers, and support with writing your CV, to having the chance to meet
employers face to face, whether you’ve got your future figured out, or your still working
on it, they’re there to help you When you want a break from your studies, Victoria
park is right next to the campus and it’s just a short walk to the city centre,
it’s got something for everyone, with small independent boutiques, and all the big high
street names you would expect don’t forget, while you are at university
to check out the fantastic sports facilities, whether you want to play competitively, socially,
or just keep fit, there is loads to choose from with over 200 student organisations you can
get involved in anything from helping to run our radio station, to joining our baking society,
and you can also get involved with volunteering activities to help advice your CV so everything is here at Leicester, for you
to make the most of you. So you’ve heard about the sorts of facilities
and opportunities we have here at the university, as I said at the beginning, make the most
of them, really take advantage of these, but of course you’ve also heard that if there
was a case where you had a problem, there is plenty of people here to help so if you need anymore information about any
of these facilities please go to the welcome website have a great time at the University of Leicester