Fantastic student experience

At Leeds Beckett University you'll have the opportunity to share your interest with like-minded students, make friends, try new and exciting things to make your student journey the best it can be.

Relax with friends

The Student Union bars at City and Headingley campuses have a relaxed atmosphere. They are perfect places to meet up with friends, grab a bite to eat, play a game of pool, listen to a talk or take part in a weekly quiz. The bars have free Wi-Fi, giving you the option to both study and socialise.

Try great food and drink

Whether you are looking for a quick snack or a hot, cooked meal you’ll find something to suit your taste at both campuses. For delicious food at Headingley Campus, head over to the Campus Shop, Beckett Kitchen and Tiki Café. Food hotspots around the City Campus include the Café Gaia, R.B Espresso and Rose Bowl Food Court.

Explore the area

The picturesque Headingley Campus is within easy walking distance of Headingley, a popular student area. Headingley has vibrant restaurants, pubs, shops, restaurants and cafés you can explore with friends.

Get involved with clubs

Joining a University society is a great way to meet new people, develop your skills and have fun. Whether you are interested in Harry Potter or Korfball, there’s a society for you to try. You can also start your own society if you want to.

Listen to music

If you like live music, you won't be disappointed. The Stage, based at City Campus, has hosted many famous bands over the years, including Nirvana, Blur, Foo Fighters, Coldplay and Radiohead.

Enjoy sports

Whether you love competing or simply want to have fun, Leeds Beckett has sports clubs to suit all tastes and abilities. You can join a sports team or try a fitness class. The Leeds Beckett Athletic Union has 38 clubs and more than 80 teams.

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