Here's a rundown of the things you can expect to experience at a Loughborough University Open Day. Our full 2020 Open Day Guide will be available closer to the time of our events - keep an eye out for it.
Attend course presentations, talks and tours
Get a real insight into our courses and what you'll get to study with presentations led by lecturers and current students, plus take a guided tour around the department facilities. These all provide fantastic opportunities to get closer a closer look at our course content and explore the range of learning environments that Loughborough students have access to, from state-of-the-art laboratory facilities to lecture theaters, study areas, practical workshop spaces and industry standard equipment.
Chat to staff and current students
Staff and current students will be available to chat to throughout the day, across campus and at individual subject stands. Ask them about course content, their experiences and where you'll get to study - talking to them will give you a great insight into life as a student at Loughborough.
Visit our halls of residence
A range of our catered and self-catered student accommodation will be open for you to explore at leisure. With a variety of options to suit different budgets, touring our halls of residence will give you a great feel for the different student homes that are based here on campus. You'll be able to take a look at some of our catered dining halls, too, to get a comprehensive feel for our catered options.
Learn more about our professional and support services
Chat to staff from our professional services including the Student Accommodation Centre, Careers Network, Counselling and Disability Service, Centre for Faith and Spirituality, The Library, Maths Learning Support Centre, Security, Sports Development Centre and Student Advice & Support Service. There will also be opportunities to hear more about student finance and how to write an impressive personal statement.
Visit our award-winning Students' Union
Our Students' Union is the beating heart of student life at Loughborough. The Union will be welcoming prospective students and their guests across our Open Days, so you can find out more about all of the incredible extra-curricular activities our students get involved in alongside their degrees. The Union team will be running regular presentations and Q&A sessions, plus you can take a tour of the Union building that is forever buzzing with students, events, entertainment and activities. A definite 'must-visit' for your Open Day trip.
Explore our campus sports facilities
Our sports facilities are world-class and it's no secret that Loughborough is exceptional when it comes to student sport opportunities - there literally is something for everyone, regardless of skill-level or ability. If you're keen to get involved in sport as a student then come along to one of our sport presentations and facilities tours to see everything our campus has to offer. There will be staff and sports ambassadors pitched around campus too, if you have any questions about a chosen sport or just want to know more.