New students get a taste of life at DMU in this year's Spring Welcome

Hundreds of students attended our Spring Welcome event on Monday 21 January. The day was organised to help give students who joined in January a taste of the amazing experiences available at DMU. It was also a great opportunity for both new and existing students to speak to representatives from all over the university about the many support services available.

spring-welcome-main

The event was held in the Campus Centre Atrium, where students were able to pick up a free reusable mug from the Sustainability department on their way in as well as meet the team from De Montfort Students’ Union and sample a range of free snacks.

Representatives were there from the Kimberlin Library, the Confucius Institute, DMU Sport, the QEII Leisure Centre, DMU for Life, and the Student Gateway (covering international student support, finance, disability and mental health advice).

Students were able to learn about the employability resources from #DMUworks, finding temporary jobs through Unitemps and getting guidance with starting a business from the Enterprise Team. Students were also told about overseas trips connected to their studies through #DMUglobal and how to volunteer in the community with #DMUlocal.

If you were there, we hope you found it useful, and see if you can spot yourself in our picture gallery below!

spring welcome1

spring welcome2

spring welcome3

spring welcome4

spring welcome5

spring welcome6

spring welcome7

spring welcome8

spring welcome9

spring welcome10

Posted on Friday 25th January 2019

Search news archive

DMU open days
 
Events target area image
Events

At DMU there is always something to do or see, check out our events for yourself.

News target area image
News

DMU is a dynamic university, read about what we have been up to in our latest news section.

Mission and vision target area image
Mission and vision

Read about our mission and vision and how these create a supportive and exciting learning environment.