Current Students and Staff

6 February 2023

Five reasons physical activity is important for cancer patients

You might know that physical activity can help lower your risk of getting many common types of cancer. But what many of us don’t realise is just how important physical activity is if you’ve been diagnosed with cancer.

6 February 2023

Loughborough Graduate Management Trainee Scheme now open for applications

The University is now accepting applications for its paid three-year Graduate Management Trainee Scheme, designed to help candidates get ready for university leadership and management roles upon completion.

6 February 2023

Annual Talk Sport Conference attracts over 400 students as alumni and friends share their sporting expertise

The annual Talk Sport Conference returned to Loughborough on 2 February, with over 400 students, staff, alumni and exhibitors getting involved.

6 February 2023

Students: Sign-ups now open for wellbeing support programme #Me

The University is offering a 12-week external peer support course that will take you through various aspects of mental health and wellbeing, looking at common issues and implementing coping strategies to help.

6 February 2023

There’s still time to complete the National Student Survey

The National Student Survey (NSS) offers finalists the chance to give feedback on their time as a student.

3 February 2023

Fresh Eyes on Sculpture: A campus photography competition

LU Arts have launched a photography competition for Loughborough University students and staff.

3 February 2023

Exploring how beach litter has changed over the past 50 years using drones and phone apps

Loughborough University researchers will assess how coastal litter from the ocean has changed over the past half-century in a unique project that brings together local heritage, drones, and mobile phone apps.

3 February 2023

Upcoming Race Equality Charter (REC) Clinic

If you are working on any actions from the University’s Race Equality Charter (REC), then you are welcome to attend the next race equality clinic which is there to provide support, advice, and guidance on your REC actions.

3 February 2023

Join employer-led events, develop your skills, and land a new role as part of the Spring Careers Fest

If you’ve started 2023 determined to focus on your career prospects then look no further, as the Careers Network are delighted to announce the return of their Spring Careers Fest.

2 February 2023

Join TeamLboro to raise awareness of World Encephalitis Day (22 February)

To help raise awareness of Encephalitis, a TeamLboro group has been created as part of the World Encephalitis Society’s BrainWalk initiative.

2 February 2023

Students: A chance to be part of huge fundraising event in London

LSU Rag are planning a Mega Raid event in London on 16 February to raise money for Alzheimer’s Research UK.

2 February 2023

Loughborough University awarded funding to support UK green growth and net zero ambitions

Loughborough University is among 14 research institutions to receive funding from the Industrial Decarbonisation Research and Innovation Centre to support innovative work to reduce carbon emissions.

2 February 2023

Loughborough University joins the Association of Commonwealth Universities

Loughborough University has become a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) – a collaborative network of more than 500 institutions across 50 countries that use higher education as a cornerstone to build stronger societies and a better world.

2 February 2023

Loughborough joins organisations from across the country to support and engage with Race Equality Week (6-12 February)

As part of the University Strategy, one of our strategic aims is to become a more equitable, diverse and inclusive organisation.

2 February 2023

LSU Action to host Student Volunteer Week

The annual Student Volunteer Week will run 6-12 February, giving students the opportunity to try out some of the projects LSU Action have on offer.

2 February 2023

Loughborough swimmers dominate 2023 Luxembourg Euro Meet

Loughborough University swimmers produced some spectacular performances at the 2023 Luxembourg Euro Meet, coming home with an impressive medal haul that included 10 golds.

2 February 2023

Roadworks information – Ashby Road (27 February)

Leicestershire County Council (LCC) has planned carriageway repairs on A512, Ashby Road, Loughborough. In order to carry out work safely, Ashby Road will need to be closed between the roundabout at Epinal Way up to its junction with Schofield Road.

2 February 2023

Book your place now: How to be a Module Leader

Places are still available for an upcoming training session around the role of Module Leader.

2 February 2023

Support for staff and students distressed by the death of Tyre Nichols

The recent events in Memphis, USA, surrounding the death of Tyre Nichols have been shocking and members of our staff and student community have been deeply affected by it. This should not happen to anyone in any country.

1 February 2023

Loughborough’s Director of Swimming appointed to the British Swimming Coaches Association board

Andi Manley, Loughborough University’s Director of Swimming, has just been appointed to the British Swimming Coaches Association (BSCA) board.

Voter ID requirement

On Thursday 4 May 2023, local elections are taking place across England, including in Loughborough. To vote at a polling station, you will need to bring photo ID.

Posted by Andy Deane on Monday, 6 Feb 2023 at 13:51

International Student Drop In Sessions

Throughout February and March Tim, our International Student Experience Coordinator will be running a number of drop in stands for International and Exchange Students. Any International Student is welcome to come along. Tim will be available to help with any questions students have as well as asking for feedback on how we can improve the experience for our students.

Posted by Tim Hewes-Belton on Friday, 3 Feb 2023 at 13:53

The Campus Printing Service is having an upgrade

DESCRIPTION OF THE WORKS The PaperCut MF system and all Campus Printers will be unavailable from 8am until 2pm on Wednesday 8th February 2023

Posted by Print, Post and Logistic Services on Tuesday, 31 Jan 2023 at 12:46

Rise of the Phoenix 5mile race around Beacon Hill

The 1st race of the resurrected "Beacon Solstice Run" now organised by Poplar Running club and called 'Rise of the Phoenix'. Friday, 16 June 2023 @ 18:30

Posted by Sarah Helmore on Wednesday, 25 Jan 2023 at 17:17

Spring Careers Fest

Spring Careers Fest

Posted by Chelsea Gregory on Thursday, 19 Jan 2023 at 15:30

Spring Careers Fair

Spring Careers Fair

Posted by Chelsea Gregory on Thursday, 19 Jan 2023 at 15:28

Casual Workers Drop-in Session

Drop in meeting for Lboro staff on Fixed Term, Zero Hours, Hourly Paid, Part Time or Variable Hours. A safe space to discuss any concerns or issues you are having in the workplace and an opportunity to build links between workers with similar employment terms.

Posted by Lboro UCU on Wednesday, 18 Jan 2023 at 11:06

Severe disruption to Royal Mail International Export Services

Royal Mail is experiencing severe service disruption to international export services following a cyber incident. They are temporarily unable to despatch items to overseas destinations.

Posted by Print, Post & Logistic Services on Thursday, 12 Jan 2023 at 12:07

Get Ahead Together: A Peer Mentoring Programme for Part A students

We are delighted to invite first year undergraduate students to join our Get Ahead Together Programme that is taking place during semester two.

Posted by Emma Dodd on Wednesday, 11 Jan 2023 at 17:20

Stressed about Exams?

The Chaplains will be at the library on 17,20,25,30 January, Can we help? Come and have a chat with us. 10am -3pm

Posted by Melinda Wilson on Wednesday, 11 Jan 2023 at 15:15

Take the RIO Stakeholder Survey!

The Research & Innovation Office (RIO) are seeking feedback on the services they provide from all those they work for and with.

Posted by Elizabeth Gadd on Friday, 3 Feb 2023 at 13:55

The Campus Printing Service is having an upgrade

DESCRIPTION OF THE WORKS The PaperCut MF system and all Campus Printers will be unavailable from 8am until 2pm on Wednesday 8th February 2023

Posted by Print, Post and Logistic Services on Tuesday, 31 Jan 2023 at 12:46

Rise of the Phoenix 5mile race around Beacon Hill

The 1st race of the resurrected "Beacon Solstice Run" now organised by Poplar Running club and called 'Rise of the Phoenix'. Friday, 16 June 2023 @ 18:30

Posted by Sarah Helmore on Wednesday, 25 Jan 2023 at 17:17

Archibus ES-DEV Planned Maintenance Friday 20th January 2023

Archibus will be unavailable on Friday 20th January between 12 and 2pm for planned maintenance.

Posted by Mel Linder on Wednesday, 18 Jan 2023 at 12:35

Casual Workers Drop-in Session

Drop in meeting for Lboro staff on Fixed Term, Zero Hours, Hourly Paid, Part Time or Variable Hours. A safe space to discuss any concerns or issues you are having in the workplace and an opportunity to build links between workers with similar employment terms.

Posted by Lboro UCU on Wednesday, 18 Jan 2023 at 11:06

Teaching and Learning Training Sessions (23rd Jan - 3rd Feb)

New workshops are running from the 23rd Jan. Book now to learn more about Gradscope, video assessment, Learn and what's new in MS Teams.

Posted by Matthew Hope on Tuesday, 17 Jan 2023 at 16:59

Severe disruption to Royal Mail International Export Services

Royal Mail is experiencing severe service disruption to international export services following a cyber incident. They are temporarily unable to despatch items to overseas destinations.

Posted by Print, Post & Logistic Services on Thursday, 12 Jan 2023 at 12:07

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

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

Internal Call: NERC funding to support Discipline Hopping

The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) have awarded Loughborough University £100,000 to support academics and researchers to build expertise and agility to work across disciplinary boundaries for Discovery Science towards environmental solutions.

Posted by Alan Kirk on Thursday, 10 Nov 2022 at 14:25