Activities | Year 9

Experience Day


A full day activity giving participating students an insight into student life and looking at why students choose a university? Sessions include finance myth busting, what’s it like to be a University student? As well as the chance for participants to explore Loughborough’s campus

Activities are developed to inspire and excite students from non-traditional backgrounds and focus on raising their academic aspirations, confidence and skills.

On each date visits will run for 120 students in total from 4-6 schools.  Schools are, therefore, able to bring 20-30 students each.

For next years dates please contact or call 01509 222488

Eligibility: This activity is targeted according to Widening Participation criteria, more information is available on under ‘Identifying Your Cohort’ on our How to Book pages.

Student Learning Outcomes

20 pupils per school

  • Increased awareness and knowledge of HE and student life
  • Recognition that HE is a realistic option for the future
  • Gain an understanding of the university campus and facilities
  • Develop of a range of transferrable skills including communication, teamwork and research


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