ResLife Roundup - Get Crafty!

The Residence Life Team have gathered some useful updates from across the University for you!

Craft and Create with ResLife 

Want to relax and get to know other students in residences? Res Life is running a drop-in Craft and Create session on Friday 3 February from 2 - 4:30pm where you can decorate tote bags and paint your own coaster to bring a splash of colour to your room. Come on down to Room 6 and say hello! Find out more here.

Mixed 5-a-side Football

The Sports Reps from our social committees have organised regular mixed 5-a-side football games for all residents to sign up for. The sessions will take place on Mondays from 8-9pm on the Outdoor Court at The Edge, and a new sign-up link will go out every week. Sign up here to get involved!

Food Bundles won’t be around for long!

There isn’t long left to grab a Food Bundle! Food Bundles are exclusive to students living in University of Leeds accommodation and allow you to pre-load credit for meals in advance, to spend at any Great Food at Leeds operated cafés on campus. The bigger the bundle, the better the value, get up to 25% extra free food and drink credit.

The last day to purchase is Wednesday 5 April 2023. Get yours here or contact to top up your credit.

Wild Work Day 

Giving you a chance to explore and enjoy the outdoors while helping conserve the beautiful Yorkshire countryside, Wild Work Days offer a chance for students to get involved, help out and have fun! Our next Wild Work Day with Yorkshire Wildlife will be taking place on Wednesday, 15 February 2023, meeting at Parkinson Steps at 8:45am and returning to campus for 4:30pm.

The work will take place outdoors, in the open air, so the following clothing is recommended:

•    Strong boots or wellies
•    Several layers of clothing
•    A warm hat
•    Waterproof clothing
•    A small rucksack
•    A water bottle or spare drink
•    A camera/mobile phone for photographs

Volunteers can contact Mike Leonard:, to confirm a place on the coach.

Getting into Museums, Galleries or Archives

Interested in a career in Museums, Galleries or Archives? Join the team for a day of workshops designed to help you get into the sector. 

This jam-packed day of free workshops will give you all the knowledge you need to break into the museums, galleries and collections sector. Get practical advice on identifying and communicating your skills in your applications, insider knowledge on how to ace that interview, and handy tips for finding your dream job. Plus, meet a panel of sector professionals – get your questions ready to pick their brains.  

You can book onto any, or all, of the “Getting into Museums, Galleries and Archives Careers” workshops. The schedule for the day is:  

Transferable Skills and Applications 
Networking and Speculative & Creative Approaches to your Job Search 
Interview Skills 
Meet the Professionals 
Museums and Mocktails 


The Residence Life Team