University mobile app updated

A new version of the University mobile app is available to download. There are some improvements to the design and features. Download it now on your mobile phone or tablet

What’s new?

Mobile App

  • New ‘dark’ design
  • New illustrated campus map containing more locations with additional information such as opening hours, including:
    • Cash Points
    • Conference Facilities
    • Food and Drink
    • Parking
    • Shopping
    • Sports Facilities
    • Student Services
  • Access to more photos, videos, news, events and announcements
  • New ‘Connect’ module providing easy access to Leicester’s Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Flickr, Google+, and SoundCloud channels

Apple iOS improvements

  • Updated to reflect the iOS 7/8 design scheme
  • iOS 8 compatible

How can I get it?

The app is available on Android and Apple phones/tablets, with a mobile website available for other devices:

  • Android: Go to the play store and search for “University of Leicester”
  • Apple: Go to the iTunes app store and search for “Leicester”
  • Other mobile devices: Go to*

*This app does not include Blackboard Learn which needs to be accessed using Blackboard on PC or the Blackboard Mobile Learn App.


The app contains features including:

  • Blackboard: Get instant access to Blackboard Learn
  • Find a PC: Find an available PC on campus
  • Library: Browse and check item availability

Need IT help?

Contact the IT Service Desk on 0116 252 2253 or via email at Please make urgent queries by telephone.

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