​Self-guided tours​

​If you are unable to attend our open day then you can still explore what our amazing 440 acre campus in Loughborough has to offer.​

​The self-guided tour gives you the opportunity to familiarise yourself with the campus and gain an insight into the facilities which are on offer.

Time: 90 Minutes

Key locations on the tour

We’ve designed a route which will allow you to see first-hand the fantastic facilities available on campus. Here is a brief overview of the key locations on the tour.  

Key locationsFurther information
Students’ Union You will start and finish at The Students’ Union. This is a hive of activity and is one of the main social hubs for students studying here at Loughborough University.
High Performance Athletics Centre (HiPac) One of only two National Performance Centres for UK athletics, The High Performance Athletics Centre (HiPac) plays host to elite athletes, international competitions and more. For a glimpse at some of the facilities ahead of the tour, click here.
Village Park Village Park plays host to a number of student halls, being home to approximately 2,000 students. This gives you a great insight into the community spirit which is evident when you arrive on campus.
Engineering Schools As one of the leading Universities for engineering, we have a number of different engineering buildings which are fitted with the latest facilities.
Burleigh Court Conference Centre & Hotel

A 4 star hotel and conference centre conveniently located on campus and boasting superb overnight accommodation, luxury spa, gym and first-class food and drink at the restaurant and bar. More information about Burleigh Court can be found on their website.

Pilkington Library Pilkington Library underwent a £4 million pound refurbishment only a few short years ago. As such, there are 1375 study places, 200 work stations, 500,000 books, 90,000 bound serials and access to approximately 30,000 e journals. Needless to say, this is a fantastic resource which many of our students find invaluable.

Built in 1965, Towers now provide catered accommodation for approximately 310 students. Towers underwent a refurbishment and was re-opened in 2010. As such, students can expect outstanding panoramic views alongside bathrooms and bedrooms which have been completely refitted. 

School of Arts There are a number of buildings associated with the School of Arts; providing first-class facilities for our students. 
Sir David Wallace Sports Hall Used by elite and recreational users alike, Sir David Wallace Sports Hall has a wide selection of sporting facilities. To learn more about the sporting facilities at Sir David Wallace Sports Hall click here

Please note that the self-guided tours do not include any input from academic schools or departments, nor information about the courses we offer. If you want to find out more about the courses we offer, we recommend that you attend an open day. If you apply and you are made an offer you will be invited to a post-application visit day.