Just about 6,000 potential understudies will go to Loughborough University’s open days tomorrow and Saturday (27 and 28 June), to see the University yard, take in more about the courses and example the Loughborough experience for themselves.
The open days run from 9.30am to 3.30pm every day with a scope of data, presentations and shows on offer, and additionally voyages through offices and the opportunity to converse with current Loughborough understudies.
“We need to give guests a far reaching diagram of what its similar to be an understudy at Loughborough,” says Sarah Hannaford, Head of Student Recruitment and Admissions.
“There will be chances to converse with speakers and understudies about the courses we offer, and numerous offices will be opening their address theaters, labs and studios for understudies to see where they’d be examining on the off chance that they were to pick the University. Guests can additionally look around the convenience we have here on facilities, figure out the amount it would cost to come to Loughborough and, essentially, what wellsprings of monetary help may be accessible to them.”
Charlotte Davison went to one of Loughborough’s open days in 2010 and has now recently finished the last year of her History and Geography degree at the University.
“Loughborough was at that point top of my rundown, however tagging along to the open day made me understand that I truly needed to come here. There was a genuine buzz about the spot,” she remarks.
“I got to talk to a percentage of the understudies who were at that point on the course I was intrigued by – that provided for me a better than average understanding into what the course is similar to. I was additionally equipped to see one of the on-facilities lobbies of living arrangement and get some answers concerning the wide mixed bag of the things I could get included in far beyond my studies.
“Before the end of my visit my heart was determined to Loughborough. After four years, I’m one of the understudy volunteers at this current year’s open days. I can hardly wait to tell the up and coming era of Loughborough understudies how incredible this spot is!”
Open days are currently an indispensable piece of the exploration process for understudies, says Sarah Hannaford.
“Understudies are extremely recognizing nowadays. They need to guarantee that the colleges they’re considering can meet, or far and away superior, their desires.
“Loughborough has a percentage of the first class courses in the nation, a grant winning understudy experience, and is the best college for game, so we can offer understudies something that is exceptionally unique and different among the UK’s colleges,” she says.
Counting the understudies’ loved ones, Loughborough will welcome more than 13,000 individuals altogether to the yard over the two days – an ascent of more than 8% on a year ago.
“It will be occupied,” says Sarah, “yet we have one of the biggest single-site yards in the nation so there will be a lot of space for everybody!”
Two more open days will happen at Loughborough University in the harvest time, on Friday 19 and Saturday 20 September.
Loughborough University Contact Detail:
Address: Epinal Way, Loughborough LE11 3TU, United Kingdom
Phone: +44 1509 222222
Enrollment: 17,008 (2013)