Virtual Freshers Fair 2020

Your Student Life, Your Community, Your Future

Students, Register HERE! 

Staff, Register HERE! 

Join The Student Life Enrichment Team for the Leeds City College Virtual Freshers Fair. You’ll hear about things like societies and activities, finance & mental health support, careers, health and fitness and opportunities across the city.

When is this happening?

The Virtual Freshers Fair is happening across two days:

DAY ONE:

During Day One you will hear about what's available to students at the College. Each of the departments below will be in a call waiting to speak to you!

Strand 1: Your Future: hear from our Careers, Work Placements and Progressions team on what support is available to you whilst at College to help you further your education or career.

Strand 2: Student Finance Support: Get advice from our student funds team about bursaries and how you can get financial support whilst at College.

Strand 3: Making Your Time at College Fun: Hear from the Student Life Enrichment Team and Student Union about what activities, clubs and societies you can get involved with make your time at College the best it can be!

Strand 4: Your Mental Health: Find out about what mental health support is available to you as a student

Tuesday 29th September 

10:00 - 16:45

It's simple! Each session will consist of the same departments throughout the day so there's no need to attend every session - you could see everyone you want to see in 30-60 minutes. Links will be made available on the day for you to jump into a virtual stall with the department you want to speak to.

Speak to everyone with 3 simple clicks:

1. Click the call link to the department you want to speak to (when they're live)

2. Chat to the department and learn about the amazing things they can offer you

3. After 5-10 minutes once you have all the information you need, come out of the call and click another link to the next person you want to talk to!

DAY TWO:

During Day Two you can meet local charities, community organisations, brands you love and hear from the health and fitness community. Each of the organisations will be in a call waiting to speak to you and may have discount offers available!

Strand 1:Your Community: Hear from local charities about voluntary opportunities and events that you can attend.

Strand 2: Health & Wellbeing: You will have the opportunities to speak to Gyms, activity centres and mental health support organisations.

Strand 3: Brands You Love: Speak with local and national brands to find out what offers & discounts are available to students.

Wednesday 30th September

10:00 - 16:45

It's simple! Each session will consist of the same organisations throughout the day so there's no need to attend every session - you could see everyone you want to see in 30-60 minutes. Links will be made available on the day for you to jump into a virtual stall with the organisations you want to speak to.

Speak to everyone with 3 simple clicks:

1. Click the call link to the organisation you want to speak to (when they're live)

2. Chat to organisation and learn about the amazing things they can offer you

3. After 5-10 minutes once you have all the information you need, come out of the call and click another link to the next person you want to talk to!

So what does the day actually look like? Click the below links to check out our timetable of events for day 1 and day 2! 

 

Freshers Fair Timetable: DAY 1 - 29th September 2020

Freshers Fair Timetable: DAY 2 - 30th September 2020 

 

I'm a student, how can I attend?

If you're a student and would like to register your attendance to the Virtual Freshers Fair, click the link below. We will then send you all the information you need to access the event on Google Meet. For the best experience we recommend you access Google Meet using your College log in details. We recommend you access this on a computer, however you can download the Google Meet onto your phone so you can get involved where ever you are! Not sure how to get Google Meet on your phone? Here's a link to help you out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HeH4p6GvJU4&t=4s 

Students! Register your attendance by clicking here!  

I'm a tutor and I'd like my whole class to get involved

We'd love tutors bring their whole class onto the Freshers Fair from the comfort of their classroom, get it up on the big screen or share the links with students so they can log in on computers in the classroom. 

The Virtual Freshers Fair will take place on Google Meet so you can access the event easily.

To register your whole class for the event click here!   

Have a query? Get in touch

Email us on:

Lindsey.Whitton@leedscitycollege.ac.uk

Balenji.Mwiche@leedcitycollege.ac.uk

Or catch either of us on Hangouts

We look forward to seeing you at our first ever Virtual Freshers Fair

Registered Office

Registered Office:
Leeds City College Students' Union, SU Hub, Park Lane Campus, Leeds City College, Leeds, LS3 1AA
Contact us:
su.enquiries@leedscitycollege.ac.uk