Welcome Weekend 2019


Dates: Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 September

Time: 10am to 4pm each day

Location: outside the Food Village

When arriving at DMU for the very first time there's so much to take in, so we’ve organised Welcome Weekend to give you a taste of the amazing experiences available at DMU.

This two-day event will include stands from various teams from the university and external organisations. We will also have funfair stalls that are free to play with your friends.

For those students who are a bit unsure about cooking, there will be simple cooking demonstrations with free samples to take-away. We will also have a BBQ where you can buy refreshments.

For a taste of what to expect from Welcome Weekend, watch the video below from one of our previous events.

Who will be there?

There will be a variety of stalls at Welcome Weekend where you can find out about the services available across campus, including:

  • The Student Gateway
  • Library and Learning Services
  • DMUglobal
  • DMUlocal
  • ...and much more!

We will also have a number of external organisations visiting, so you can find out more about activities taking place around Leicester, including:

  • De Montfort Surgery/NHS
  • Leicester Fire and Rescue
  • Visit Leicester
  • Leicester LGBT Centre

The performance stage will showcase some of the fantastic societies we have available at DMU. Come along, join in and even sign up to one of the vibrant and exciting societies that De Montfort Students’ Union has to offer!

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