Saturday 18th September - Moving into your accommodation The LUSUMA committee will be on hand in Oadby to help you unpack and to give you your INTROweek wristband! Here is where you’ll see the first few faces that may remain the closest of friends.
Sunday 19th September - Moving into your accommodation and Sunday Funday As more of you will be moving in we will have a range of activities for you to take part in including rounders and a bouncy castle! We will also have a few of our sports and sub-societies who you can meet in the Oadby Village Hub! Later that evening, there will be coaches to take you to your first event at the Loaded Dog our classic local to mingle with your fellow coursemates.
Monday 20th September - “Meet the medic parents”. A top way to get advice, settle in and socialise with people who know what they’re doing. Your Medic Parents are two people from the year above you who can act as mentors and show you the ropes. Get ready to take part in some fun challenges for some prizes!
Tuesday 21st September- PJ Pub and Grub Crawl Grab your favourite pyjamas and head out to the high street for some drinks and grub (so forget cooking for the night). The Pub and Grub Crawl are two routes that run parallel to each other, allowing drinkers and non-drinkers to experience the culture of Leicester without alienating anybody.
Wednesday 22nd September - Boost Trampolining and Karaoke Need a break from the two big nights - here is another chance to chat. Throwback to a childhood classic where you can let your hair down!
Thursday 23rd September - Sports Night or Games Cafe Spoilt for choice with what sports team to join? Now is your time to choose whatever takes your fancy and get involved with them! If you’re just a fanatic watching instead of playing, it’s a perfect chance to get your favourite top or kit on. If you're not much of a sportsperson, we will also be running a trip to a Games Cafe to bring out your competitive side over a game of Cluedo instead!
Friday 24th September - Formal Night Wrapping up the fun-filled week, you can continue to celebrate the start of your journey with a three course meal, smart, glam outfits and finish off with your first O2 Academy club night out!
Our first event after freshers, the annual Pub Golf bar crawl is always a massive hit. Grab your visors, clubs and Golf attire and see if you can score a point at each bar. Not an event to be missed!!
December - Law vs Medic Santa Shot Down
For our annual festive tradition, we head out with the Law students for a massive bar crawl filled with competitions and boat-races to see which subject is superior. A huge event before we head back home for Christmas!
May/June - OUTROweek
Wimbledon Bar Crawl. Get your Tennis gear out and head to the high streets for some drinks. The Bar Crawl will see you take to the streets for a few drinks, as well as allowing you to get into the Wimbledon spirit nice and early with some strawberries and cream and of course, no Wimbledon is complete without tennis!
Sports Awards. After a hard year of sports, take an evening to reflect on the journey you've made this year with your sports team. Respective sports teams usefully section of to have their own pres before we all join together at Locker Room. Your sports captains will be awarding prizes at the end of the evening.
Summer Ball Round off your year with a ball to celebrate with all of your friends. There will be music, lights and dancing, with everyone looking at their best. To learn more, check out our dedicated Balls page:
Secret Social Love a good mystery? Then look no further, what happens in this last social is a surprise to all. We'll have to see you down in Oadby if you want to learn what the secret we have for you is.