Current Students and Staff

9 December 2022

Emotional labour: what it is – and why it falls to women in the workplace and at home

Have you ever been asked to make a cup of tea for your colleagues in the workplace? A recent survey commissioned by Samsung of around 2,000 employees in the UK showed that this is about three times more likely to happen to you if you are a woman.

9 December 2022

Support for students staying in Loughborough over the festive period

There is plenty of support available to you, as well as activities to get involved in, to ensure that your wellbeing is looked after.

9 December 2022

Celebrating safely over Christmas

As the end of term approaches and festive celebrations take place, students are reminded to stay safe and respect their neighbours, both on and off campus.

9 December 2022

Online PDR training for new reviewers now available

A new mandatory online module has been created for staff members who are new to reviewing at Loughborough.

8 December 2022

Loughborough University selected as new England Athletics Talent Hub

Loughborough University has announced a new partnership with England Athletics that will see it become a new national Talent Hub.

8 December 2022

Students: Take advantage of our early bird discount to live in halls next year for a limited time only

The University is offering a 5% discount for current undergraduate students who apply to live in selected halls of residence in the 2023/24 academic year.

8 December 2022

Be one of 100 students from across the UK to receive a Santander Universities Scholarship

In response to research that suggests more than a fifth of young students from disadvantaged backgrounds dropped out in their first year, Santander Universities has developed a new scholarship programme to support those who face the biggest barriers in higher education.

8 December 2022

Information about our new travel management contract

Over the last 12 months, the Procurement team has been working to improve the University’s travel arrangements for its users. Following a comprehensive procurement exercise, we are pleased to announce that Clarity Business Travel has been awarded our new travel management contract.

8 December 2022

Parking information: Loughborough University London graduation ceremony

Due to the Loughborough University London Graduation taking place tomorrow (Friday 16 December), there will be limited parking at the Loughborough University campus.

7 December 2022

Information about the University breakfast offering

Please note in line with the University academic term and the level of business during the Christmas holiday period, we will not be offering the following from 16 December – 8 January:

7 December 2022

Loughborough academic and alumnus elevated to IEEE Fellows

A Senior Lecturer at Loughborough University has recently been named an IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers) Fellow.

7 December 2022

Parents and teachers needed for survey into children’s emotional intelligence

Parents and teachers of seven to nine-year-old children are being asked to take part in a survey about young people’s emotional intelligence.

7 December 2022

Sustainable transport and active lifestyle discounts available

Staff at the University can access the SmartGo Leicestershire scheme which focuses on sustainable transport and active lifestyles. It’s free to join and could save you a significant amount of money.

7 December 2022

Loughborough commits to reverse biodiversity decline through worldwide Nature Positive Universities Alliance

Loughborough University is proud to be a founding member of the Nature Positive Universities Alliance, launched today (Thursday 8 December) at the UN Biodiversity Conference (COP15).

7 December 2022

Virtual appointments for mental health support available to employees

The Access to Work Mental Health Support Service* is offering free, confidential one-to-one appointments for Loughborough University staff on 14 December.

7 December 2022

Performance and Development Review (PDR) 2023: Online system now live

From today, the PDR online system is now available to access for the 2023 cycle.

6 December 2022

LU Arts’ Music and Arts Scholarship 2022/23 cohort announced

Nine students have been awarded Arts scholarships by the Vice-Chancellor in recognition of their remarkable talents and dedication in their chosen art forms, which include, creative writing, dance and music.

5 December 2022

16 Days of Action: How male allyship can make a difference

Loughborough University is committed to being an inclusive, respectful and welcoming environment to all, and understands that a key part of this commitment is taking the time to educate its community.

5 December 2022

Loughborough academic wins overall Best Paper at ISBE conference

Dr Angela Martinez Dy recently won two categories for her research paper at the Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE) 2022 conference, which took place in York.

5 December 2022

Next steps: Staff Experience Survey

The 2022 Staff Experience Survey has now closed. The final response rate was 66% - we’d like to say a big thank you to all those who took part and shared their feedback.

Notice of Closure

Notice of Closure

Posted by FM Helpdesk on Friday, 9 Dec 2022 at 12:55

Ethics Review Process -new training for all academic staff available & virtual d

Online mandatory training is now available (from October 2022) for all academic staff and can be accessed on Learn, split into two parts: 1) Course 1: Introduction to Ethics – Mandatory training for all academic staff 2) Course 2: Engaging with the University’s Ethics Review Process – Additional training for staff supervising undergraduate and postgraduate projects involving human participants. A brief introduction/background to the training will be running Tuesday, 13 December, 10.00-10.30 (10 mins slides/10 min Q&A). If you need help with a specific ethics query or applying the training to your work, please contact the designated ethics contact in your School. The Research Ethics webpage also provides a wealth of information and guidance for staff.

Posted by Angela Crawford on Thursday, 8 Dec 2022 at 15:03

Need an extra bit of maths support before Christmas? - Come to the Library Wedne

Our expert Maths & Stats tutor, Mary Lorimer, will be available in the library foyer on Wednesday 7th December between 2pm-4pm to help you with any maths or stats questions.

Posted by Lisa Harris on Wednesday, 7 Dec 2022 at 11:24

Japanese Translator Required

We're looking for a Japanese Translator to help us in February 2023.

Posted by Andrew Selby on Monday, 5 Dec 2022 at 9:19

Christmas Dinner and Disco 2022

3pm till late, Thursday 22nd December 2022 at Village Bar

Posted by Hiten Patel on Monday, 28 Nov 2022 at 11:21

Royal Mail Strikes

Royal Mail Strikes

Posted by Print, Post & Logistic Services on Thursday, 24 Nov 2022 at 9:08

Royal Mail Strikes

This strike action is planned for Thursday 24, Friday 25 and Wednesday 30 November and Thursday 1 December 2022.

Posted by Print, Post and Logistic Services on Monday, 21 Nov 2022 at 12:35

Positive Thinking - discover ways to develop a new approach to challenges

Positive Thinking - discover ways to develop a new approach to challenges in our lives. Join us on Wednesday 23rd November. Drop in anytime between 1.15pm and 2.15pm, Chaplaincy, 1stf floor, EHB.

Posted by Melinda Wilson on Wednesday, 16 Nov 2022 at 14:38

Switch Off Fortnight

It's Switch Off Fortnight!

Posted by on Wednesday, 16 Nov 2022 at 14:32

Events to mark LGBT+ in STEM Week (14th-18th November)

Schools across the University, in collaboration with the LGBT+ Staff Network, have organised a series of events to mark LGBT+ in STEM week (14th - 18th November). These are open to all, free to attend, with no booking required.

Posted by Matt Youngs on Monday, 14 Nov 2022 at 12:56

Notice of Closure

Notice of Closure

Posted by FM Helpdesk on Friday, 9 Dec 2022 at 12:55

The benefits of joining the University and College Union

Information for staff interested in joining UCU - University & College Union.

Posted by Callum Salfield on Friday, 9 Dec 2022 at 10:38

Ethics Review Process -new training for all academic staff available & virtual d

Online mandatory training is now available (from October 2022) for all academic staff and can be accessed on Learn, split into two parts: 1) Course 1: Introduction to Ethics – Mandatory training for all academic staff 2) Course 2: Engaging with the University’s Ethics Review Process – Additional training for staff supervising undergraduate and postgraduate projects involving human participants. A brief introduction/background to the training will be running Tuesday, 13 December, 10.00-10.30 (10 mins slides/10 min Q&A). If you need help with a specific ethics query or applying the training to your work, please contact the designated ethics contact in your School. The Research Ethics webpage also provides a wealth of information and guidance for staff.

Posted by Angela Crawford on Thursday, 8 Dec 2022 at 15:03

Need an extra bit of maths support before Christmas? - Come to the Library Wedne

Our expert Maths & Stats tutor, Mary Lorimer, will be available in the library foyer on Wednesday 7th December between 2pm-4pm to help you with any maths or stats questions.

Posted by Lisa Harris on Wednesday, 7 Dec 2022 at 11:24

Japanese Translator Required

We're looking for a Japanese Translator to help us in February 2023.

Posted by Andrew Selby on Monday, 5 Dec 2022 at 9:19

Archibus Unavailable 12-2pm Friday 2nd December 2022

The Archibus system will be unavailable between 12 and 2pm on Friday 2nd December 2022 for essential maintenance to be carried out

Posted by Mel Linder on Thursday, 1 Dec 2022 at 9:13

Christmas Dinner and Disco 2022

3pm till late, Thursday 22nd December 2022 at Village Bar

Posted by Hiten Patel on Monday, 28 Nov 2022 at 11:21

Update to Remploy Access to Work Mental Health Support

Update to Remploy Access to Work Mental Health Support

Posted by Chris Burton on Tuesday, 22 Nov 2022 at 9:12

Royal Mail Strikes

This strike action is planned for Thursday 24, Friday 25 and Wednesday 30 November and Thursday 1 December 2022.

Posted by Print, Post and Logistic Services on Monday, 21 Nov 2022 at 12:35

AdNet Event for all Administrative Services Colleagues

Organisational Development are hosting a series of events for Administrative Services colleagues, from Monday 5th – Thursday 8th December 2022!

Posted by Kate Mugglestone on Wednesday, 16 Nov 2022 at 15:41