LCF College Welcome Day

LCF Media Block - Welcome Image

25 Sep 2017

10am to 4pm

Monday 25 September 2017
10am - 4pm
London College of Fashion, John Princes Street (JPS)


If you’re a new student at the college, join LCF and Arts Students’ Union (Arts SU) for a day of welcome activities to get to know LCF and the local creative community at the LCF Oxford Circus campus; John Princes Street.

You will need to be enrolled in order to attend welcome days and activities on UAL sites.  

10am - 11pm
Welcome Breakfast / JPS, Room 415 A / 415 B

Come and join Arts SU for a free breakfast at LCF, Oxford Circus campus; John Princes Street. 

10am - 6pm
Fashion Together Exhibition / Fashion Space Gallery, JPS, 1st floor

The fashion industry is often seen as the home of eccentric personalities and unique, exceptional talents, but it’s the collaborators, rather than the individuals, who really push the industry forward. Fashion Together, spotlights seven selected duos and showcases the work of individuals from, photographers and filmmakers to designers and milliners. Never-before-seen photographs and sketches sit alongside garments, films, photographic prints and recordings of the pairs in conversation with the curator, Lou Stoppard. The show features collaborations by: Rick Owens and Michèle Lamy, Nick Knight and Daphne Guinness, Shaun Leane and Alexander McQueen, Gareth Pugh and Ruth Hogben and many more. The Fashion Space Gallery is open between 10am – 6pm so just pop along throughout the day. Read more here.

11.00am - 4.00pm
LCF Student Hub - Open house (Drop In) / Student Hub, JPS, Room 146/147 1st floo
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Come along to your Student Hub and chat to Student Services, Academic Support, LCF Careers and Student Enterprise Team about their services during your studies. You can also find out about student wellbeing at UAL. The Student Hub will be open between 11am – 4pm so just pop along throughout the day.

11.00am - 11:45am
Fashion Quiz / JPS, Room 415 A / 415 B

Test your knowledge your new favourite city and fashion capital...London! Team up and answer questions on everything from catwalks to museums and more! 

12.00pm - 12.30pm
#getpaid / JPS, Room 606 6th floor 

Looking for paid and flexible work around your studies at LCF? Find out about Arts Temps; UAL's internal recruitment service, how you can become an LCF Student Ambassador for your course and other paid opportunities at UAL. 

12:30pm - 1.00pm
London Life: What to do, where to go and how to save / JPS, Room 606 6th floor

With unique heritage, fantastic culture and iconic attractions, there is always something to do in London. The Students' Union are here to help you find out what's hot and what's not. This session is run by the elected student leaders of Arts SU, find out more about them and their roles at: www.arts-su.com.

1.00pm - 1.30pm
LCF Community - stay in the know / JPS, Room 606 6th floor

Find out how we keep you in the know on: LCF news, up and coming events, college opportunities and contributing to LCF's magazine Pigeons and Peacocks.

1.30pm - 2.30pm
Break for lunch

An opportunity to explore the surrounding area and take advantage of your student discounts!

2.30pm - 3.30pm
Sustainability at LCF / JPS, Room 606 6th floor

Do you want to change industry for the better? Come along to meet other students and talk about the amazing work of UAL students and alumni in this area. We’ll hear about how you can get involved through your course, competitions, beekeeping, natural dye workshops, the Centre for Sustainable Fashion and loads more, so that you can get the skills to stand out as a sustainability literate graduate.

3.30pm - 4.00pm
Design Tower Challenge / JPS, 606 6th floor

Ever wanted to leave your mark on the London skyline? Work together to create the future of architecture and challenge the Shard for the title of UK’s tallest building. A competition to design the tallest tower using some very unusual materials! Prizes will be given out to the teams who not only break boundaries in height but also style and function.

There are also school welcome events taking place on Friday 29 September for the School of Media and Communication and School of Design Technology at LCF. For your school/course event location and time, please refer to your timetable. The Fresher's Fair for all UAL students is taking place on Saturday 30 September and will be held at Central Saint Martins.

Visit Arts SU Facebook event page for more information about this event.

This event is part of The Big Welcome.

PLEASE NOTE: you will need to be enrolled in order to attend the welcome days and any activity happening on UAL sites.