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Hows life like in leicester!?
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Original post by joemj
Hows life like in leicester!?

Hi @joemj

Life in Leicester as a student at the University of Leicester is vibrant, diverse, and full of opportunities!


Campus Life: Our campus is a lively hub of activity, offering a range of facilities and services. From state-of-the-art libraries and study spaces to a variety of eateries and coffee shops, there's always a place to study, relax, or socialize. The Students' Union hosts numerous events, clubs, and societies, ensuring there's something for everyone.


Accommodation: Whether you choose to live in university accommodation or off-campus, Leicester offers a range of housing options to suit different preferences and budgets. Our accommodation is designed to create a supportive and friendly community, helping you to settle in and make friends easily.


City Life: Leicester is a culturally diverse and vibrant city with a rich history. There are plenty of things to see and do, from visiting museums and galleries to exploring parks and nature reserves. The city is known for its festivals and events, such as the Leicester Comedy Festival and Diwali celebrations.


Social Scene: The nightlife in Leicester is varied, with a wide range of pubs, bars, and clubs catering to different tastes. Whether you enjoy a quiet drink with friends or a night out dancing, you'll find plenty of options. The city's diverse culinary scene also means you can enjoy food from all over the world.


Sports and Fitness: If you're into sports or fitness, Leicester has excellent facilities. The University of Leicester has its own sports center, offering everything from gym memberships to team sports and fitness classes. Leicester is also home to professional sports teams, including Leicester City Football Club and Leicester Tigers Rugby Club, so there's always a game to watch.


Transport and Accessibility: Getting around Leicester is easy, with good public transport links and plenty of cycle paths. The city is also well-connected to other parts of the UK, with London just over an hour away by train.


Community and Support: One of the best things about Leicester is the strong sense of community. The University offers a range of support services, from academic support to mental health and wellbeing services, ensuring you have the help you need throughout your time here.

Overall, life in Leicester is dynamic and fulfilling, providing a great balance between academic and social life. You'll find a welcoming and inclusive environment that makes it easy to feel at home and make the most of your university experience.

Hope you found this helpful 🙂

Will you be moving to Leicester soon? Have you come to an Open Day yet? The next one is on July 13th, you can book here.

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