Virtual events and activities to take part in this week: Welcome Week edition

This week is Welcome Week – albeit a little different this year!

To keep everybody safe, we have moved the majority of our welcome events and activities online. Some events are live, and some will be available for you to catch up on at a time that suits you.

Here are some of our highlights:

1. Welcome Talk

Tune into the Welcome Talk where the Vice-Chancellor and members of the Senior Management Team will provide you with important information about the University.

When: Monday, 28 September

Find out more: Via online on the Welcome webpages, or via the Welcome Week app

2. Warm Welcome videos

Receive a warm welcome to Liverpool each morning from some of the city’s most renowned residents.


  • Monday, 28 September: Mark McGann Actor, director, writer and musician
  • Tuesday, 29 September: Colin Hall Custodian, John Lennon’s Liverpool home at National Trust
  • Wednesday, 30 September: Amy Stevens, musician AKA Scouse ”guitar Queen”
  • Thursday, 1 October: Michael StarkLiverpool actor
  • Friday, 2 October: Michael Fletcher Liverpool based actor

3. Fast facts – Peer Mentor 30 minute Q&A

Join our Peer Mentors for a pre-recorded Q&A session.


4. Everyday people doing great things

Join inspirational speakers as their share their personal and professional experiences.


  • Monday, 28 September, 1.30pm: Jenna Kenyani on Mental Health and Wellbeing (Live)
  • Tuesday, 29 September: Amy RodgersCurrent student and LFC Women’s Team Member
  • Wednesday, 30 September: Edward Lynch – Alumni and CEO of Lyfe
  • Thursday, 1 October: Jenny Davies – Alumni and Former Commuter Student and CEO of M247
  • Friday, 2 October: Elle Edwards Alumni, Influencer and Founder of Livefitelle will be talking about her experience at University.

5. Virtual tours

Join our Peer Mentors for pre-recorded virtual tours around our campus.


6. Sport Liverpool

There are plenty of opportunities each afternoon throughout the week to get moving with Sport Liverpool – including virtual HIIT and Ab Blast classes!


2pm each day this week – download the app to view events.