Undergraduate study

Undergraduate

Study resources and support

Loughborough University has a strong tradition of looking after its students. From our state of-the-art IT facilities to our award-winning mathematics support, we aim to provide you with the best guidance and welfare support.

Library and learning support

Recently benefitting from a multi-million pound refurbishment, the Library provides a complete range of services, support and facilities including:
 
  • staffed opening hours until 2am term time and 24/7 opening during revision and exam periods
  • an extensive range of courses and online resources to further enhance your academic and information literacy skills
  • professional, subject specialist support provided to each school
  • over 9,000m2 of space with around 700,000 print volumes of books and journals, DVDs and CDs
  • access to over 100 databases and 30,000 electronic journals
  • over 1,300 study spaces, wireless networking and around 250 PCs

The Loughborough University Library

The University Library offers support across the institution in research, learning, teaching and administrative activities. Find out about our superb facilities and the services we offer to help enhance your Loughborough experience.

IT Services

Our IT services provide a wide range of information technology and communication facilities to support you
through your studies. These include:
 
  • free specialist software including Microsoft Office
  • further discounted software to assist you in your studies
  • Office 365 available for all students, including unlimited file storage
  • PC Clinic – offering free, friendly support and advice for your personal devices
  • open-access computer labs across campus with access to over 1,700 computers (most are open 24 hours a day)
  • connect your device to the University printers – simply print and collect from any printer on campus
  • lecture capture – enabling you to access recorded lectures for work and revision
  • extensive wifi coverage across campus
  • Learn – providing access to online learning and teaching facilities.

Mathematics Learning Support Centre

The Mathematics Learning Support Centre is open to anyone who feels they might benefit from additional help with mathematics and statistics. Students can access:
 
  • two superb resource centres with private and group study areas
  • mathematics drop-in surgeries four hours a day
  • statistics drop-in surgeries and free advisory service

Student Support Centre

The Student Support Centre is divided into the English Language Support Service, and the Student Advice and Support Service.

English Language Support Service

The English Language Support Service offers academic English and study skills workshops, courses and online resources for UK, EU and international students.

Student Advice and Support Service

The Student Advice and Support Service offers free, confidential and impartial information and advice for all current and prospective students.

The Bridgeman building is located at the heart of the University. The Careers and Employability Centre is based here, along with the Counselling and Disability Service, Mental Health Support Team, Student Advice and Support Service and the English Language Support Service.