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Welcome Week 2021

Welcome Week 2021

Welcome Week

We can’t wait to welcome you to Queen Mary. These pages are full of the information you need for Welcome Week.

Welcome to Queen Mary University of London. Welcome Week will take place from Monday 20 September – Friday 24 September.

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During this time, there will be plenty of opportunities to explore your courses and the services available to you at Queen Mary, as well as social activities.

If you are able to come on campus and need support or have any questions, come and see us at the information point in library square from 10am-4pm each day.

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There will also be an opportuntiy to explore campus on one of your campus tours led by Student Ambassadors throughout Welcome Week. These will leave from the information point between 10am-4pm on the hour.

The Students' Union have a great range of in person and virtual events running throughout Welcome Week and beyond - make sure you check out their programme and book onto some of their great events.

Welcome Week Activities

We have organised a number of drop in activities for you to enjoy during the week, so pop by, we'd love to see you!

Monday 20th September

Outdoor Yoga - 10-11am - Canalside

Community Silk Painting - 11-1pm - Library Square

Tuesday 21st September

Potato Painting - 11-1pm - Library Square

Wednesday 22nd September

Outdoor Yoga - 10-11am - Canalside

Clay Make - 11-1pm - Chaplaincy Tent

Cupcake Decorating - 12-3pm - Library Square

Thursday 23rd September

Lampshade Making - 11-1pm - Chapliancy Tent 

Friday 24th September

Outdoor Yoga - 10-11am - Canalside


Information Sessions

During the week, you will have plenty of opportunities to find out about services at Queen Mary. We will also be offering the below sessions which are open to all students to attend on campus, or catch up later via QMplus.

Student Wellbeing

Monday 20th September - 10am - Mile End: Bancroft Mason Lecture Theatre 

Wednesday 22nd September - 10am - Whitechaple: Blizard Perrin Lecture Theatre

Library Services

Monday 20th September - 10am - Whitechaple: Blizard Perrin Lecture Theatre

Monday 20th September - 2pm - Mile End: Peoples Palace Skeel Lecture Theatre

Reach! Workshops

Wednesday 22nd September - 1pm & 5pm - Mile End: Arts 2 Lecture Theatre