April Vacation Guide

Posted by mn251 at Mar 22, 2019 05:05 PM |
Information about available support, opening times and event highlights.

The April vacation is between 30 March - 28 April. While many choose to go home, many students choose to stay. It's why we've put together this handy guide to keep you informed of everything happening on campus and beyond.

Campus opening times:

  • The Student Services Centre is open between 9.00am-5.00pm, Monday to Friday, except for 18, 19, 22 and 23 April, when it is closed. Welfare, careers (including over the phone and Skype), visa, Unitemps, and counselling appointments run throughout April.
  • Sexual health, Headspace and independent sexual violence adviser clinics do not run during the vacation. For information on how to access clinics off campus visit our Need Help? pages.
  • The David Wilson Library will be open as usual until 17 April. Between 18-23 April there are varied opening times. It will be closed on 19 and 22 April.
  • The Students' Union is open 8.00-18.00 on weekdays. It is closed on weekends.
  • The Chaplaincy is closed. If you'd like to contact them please call 0116 285 6493.

Event highlights:

3 April: Career planning and job hunting online workshop.
4 April: Contact Improvisation Jam at Attenborough Arts Centre.
6 April: Leicester Tigers v Exeter Chiefs at Tigers Stadium.
7 April: King No-One at O2 Academy.
8 April: Nilufar Yanya at O2 Academy.
12 April: Theatre: Choreocracy by Casson & Friends at Attenborough Arts Centre.
14 April: Indian Idol Reloaded at De Montfort Hall.
19 April: East Procession at Leicester Cathedral.
20 April: St George's Festival at Orton Square and Cultural Quarter.
25 April: Literature at Lunchtime: Alexander Solzhenitsyn at De Montfort Hall.
27 April: Arthouse Wrestling at Attenborough Arts Centre.
For all further events

If you're looking for somewhere new to visit, why not plan a day out to:

Emergency Support:

If you're in an emergency please call Security on 0116 252 2888. For serious emergencies contact 999.

If you want to report a non-emergency call security on 0116 252 2023. Alternatively visit the 24-hour Security Lodge, opposite the Danielle Brown Sports Centre.

Receptions in Oadby Student Village and City Living are open 24/7 as usual.

The Samaritans are open every day of the year. If you need someone to talk to – please call them on 116 123.

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