Lifelong Learning Centre

Student support and well-being

The Lifelong Learning Centre (LLC) provides specialist support for mature and part-time undergraduates from across the University as well as for students enrolled on programmes taught by the LLC.

Please click on the relevant links below for details of the different kinds of support we offer. If you are not currently a student but are considering returning to education please see our Thinking about study section.

Pre-arrival and on-arrival support

Click here for information about welcome events and registration and enrolment.

Financial information and advice

If you are studying part-time on an undergraduate programme or full-time on a Foundation Year course click here for financial information and advice tailored to your needs.

Support for mature students

Take a look at our mature undergraduate handbook for more information about the support for mature students available from the LLC and across the University.

Support for disabled students

Click here for information about the support for disabled students on programmes taught by the LLC.

Support for student parents

Click here for information about the various forms of support for student parents which are available.

Information and support for care leavers

Click here for information aimed at care leavers who are considering applying to an LLC programme and details of the support we can provide them with.

Peer support

Click here for information about the LLC’s peer support scheme.

Skills support

Click here for information about the support available with developing your academic skills and IT skills.

Using the Library

Click here for guidance on how best to go about using the Library.

Social spaces and events

Click here for information about the social spaces available in the Marjorie and Arnold Ziff Building, as well as social events we regularly organise for students on LLC programmes as well as for part-time and mature undergraduates from across the University.

Student newsletter

Click here to find out more about the LLC student newsletter.

Submitting assignments

Click here for guidance on the correct procedure for submitting assignments.

On-course support, guidance and career development

Click here for information about our personal tutor and personal adviser schemes and our on-course information, advice and guidance service.

The Leeds Partnership

Click here for details of The Leeds Partnership, a formal agreement between staff and students at the University.

Leeds for Life

Click here for information about the University’s Leeds for Life initiative.

Support outside the LLC

Click here for information about additional support available from the Library, Leeds University Union, the Student Counselling Centre, the Big White Wall, the Careers Centre and the Chaplaincy.

Volunteering opportunities

Click here for information about volunteering opportunities both inside and outside the LLC.

Leaving your course

Click here if you are considering leaving your course for any reason.