Making the most of your virtual Open Day

Just like our normal campus Open Days there will be so much to see and so many people to talk to, so make sure you take advantage of everything on offer.

The Loughborough experience

On all four days of the virtual open days, staff and students will be available on live webchats to answer your questions about everything outside of your chosen course that adds to the award-winning student experience.

We’ve put together a schedule so you can see who you can chat to and when. Please note: all of the Loughborough experience webchats will be available across all events, 16-19 September 2020. 

Get to know campus

Ask our team questions about our campus including about our facilities, our sustainability agenda and what we’re doing to be more environmentally friendly, travelling around campus and bringing your car to university, campus security and how we look after students as well as our retail and dining outlets.

11:00 - 14:30

Speak to current students

Who better to tell you all about campus life than a current student? Chat to an ambassador to hear about their student experience and find out what helped them decide Loughborough was the perfect University for them.

11:00 - 14:30

Check out the accommodation

Take a virtual tour around our halls of residence and see if you can picture yourself living there as a Loughborough student. Accommodation staff will be on hand to answer any questions you may have about your new home from home.  

11:00 - 14:30

Discover the Students’ Union

The Students’ Union (LSU) will no doubt have a big impact on your experience as a Loughborough student, through their support programmes and extra-curricular opportunities. With over 100 clubs and societies, there is so much to be involved in and so many new friends to be made. Ask our fantastic team what is on offer.

11:00 - 14:30

Explore the world of sport

Whether you are looking for competitive matches, or recreational activities with friends – Loughborough offers sporting opportunities for all, and our dedicated team are on hand at this event to talk you through all the exciting options.

11:00 - 14:30

Learn about the Arts

If sport is not your thing – there is a popular creative community on campus for those looking to learn a new skill or to continue existing interests. The LU Arts team are here at the event, so come and have a chat about taking part.

11:00 - 14:30

Student support

Loughborough has a fantastic support system in place for students seeking a range of services, and a Careers Network full of experts. Before you go – make sure you speak to one of the support staff members to see how we can make your experience at University comfortable and enjoyable.

11:00 - 14:30 Student Wellbeing and Inclusivity
11:00 - 14:30 Careers Network
11:00 - 14:30 Study Abroad
11:00 - 14:30 Languages
11:00 - 14:30 International Office
11:00 - 14:30 Library

Gain expert personal statement tips

Staff from our School and College Liaison Team will be on hand to answer questions about writing your personal statement and what you should (and shouldn’t!) include.

11:00 - 14:30

The academic experience

In addition to all of these fantastic opportunities, you will be able to speak to staff and subject ambassadors from our academic Schools and Departments about the courses we offer here at Loughborough.

Check the dates below to see what Schools you can chat to at the event you are attending.

Wednesday 16 September 2020 between 11:00 - 16:00

  • The Admissions team
  • School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences

Thursday 17 September 2020 between 11:00 - 16:00

  • The Admissions team
  • Wolfson School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering
  • School of Aeronautical, Automotive, Chemical and Materials Engineering
  • School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering
  • School of Science

Friday 18 September 2020 between 11:00 - 16:00

  • The Admissions team
  • School of Social Sciences and Humanities
  • School of Design and Creative Arts

Saturday 19 September 2020 between 11:00 - 16:00

  • The Admissions team
  • School of Business and Economics

Share your experience

Share your experience using #LboroOpenDay or tag us in your social media stories for the chance to feature on our main University channel.