Welcome Day Schedule

 

For New Students

Come as you are — no need to register for morning activities.

 

Coffee & Croissants from 9 to 10 a.m. – Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, Auditoires entrance, ground floor

Enjoy a delicious breakfast (coffee, tea, milk, croissants, fruits…) before taking part at the Official Welcome Session.

 

Official Welcome Session – from 10 to 11 a.m. – Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, Auditoires entrance, floor -1

An official welcome will start with a speech by the Rector, Prof. Stéphane Pallage.

 

Welcome Package & Information stands – from 11 to 12 a.m. – Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, Auditoires entrance, ground floor

A Welcome Package will be delivered to all new students by the Student Department (SEVE) at the end of the Official Welcome Session.

Get in touch with the administration and receive all information about University of Luxembourg’ services in our stands open all morning.

 

Open to All Students

Please note registration is required for any afternoon activities.

 

Welcome BBQ – from 12 to 2 p.m. – Belval Campus, Hall des Hauts Fourneaux

Since 2015, the Welcome BBQ has always been a big hit. Free lunch and drinks, with music and animations.

Please register to attend the "Welcome BBQ" before 10 September.

 

Discover the Campus – from 2 to 5 p.m. – across Belval Campus

 

--- Guided visit of the Blast Furnace and City of Science

Are you ready to see the best views in Belval? On this guided visit you will climb the 180 steps that will place you 40m high on the blast furnace. From this location you will enjoy the best view of the new Belval Campus and surroundings!

 

Practical details:
Duration: 1h30
Languages: French OR English
Registration fees: Free for uni.lu students
Number of participants/Tour: 25 max.

 

 

 

--- Guided visit of the Learning Centre

The Luxembourg Learning Centre, the newest jewel on Belval Campus has just opened its doors!

Visit the new University Library and find out about innovative services, comfortable spaces for individual and collaborative work. Or only let the exceptional architecture inspire you. The LLC staff looks forward to welcome you on site!

Be the first to discover our new learning Center.

 

Practical details:
Duration: 20 minutes
Languages: French OR English OR German
Registration fees: Free for uni.lu students
Number of participants/Tour: 20 maximum
Meeting Point: Entrance area of the Luxembourg Learning Centre

 

 

 

--- Fun activities: A journey through the world of Entrepreneurship

Are you a natural leader? An "out of the box" thinker? Do you work well in a team? Come learn what entrepreneurial qualities you possess and how those qualities can be leveraged! It’s fun and low stress.

 

     ›   Challenge 1: Meet Gëlle Fra!

Are you up to reach 21 meters heights and meet the most famous Lady in Luxembourg: Gëlle Fra (Golden Lady)? She is looking for her marshmallow!

 

Practical details:
Duration: 30 minutes, from 2 to 5 p.m.
Languages: English
Registration: Yes, required
Number of participants: Unlimited
Meeting Point: The University of Luxembourg Incubator

 

     ›   Challenge 2: The Hive Bucket Challenge

Does direction exist in space? Spin like a snake… Catch treasure… And fill your bucket!

 

Practical details:
Duration: 30 minutes, from 2 to 5 p.m.
Languages: English
Registration: Yes, required
Number of participants: Unlimited
Meeting Point: The University of Luxembourg Incubator

 

     ›   Challenge 3: The Hive Howl

What do you hear? Find your community by listening to them!

 

Practical details:
Duration: 30 minutes, from 2 to 5 p.m.
Languages: English
Registration: Yes, required
Number of participants: Unlimited
Meeting Point: The University of Luxembourg Incubator

 

     ›   Challenge 4: The Hive Initiation

The Ultimate challenge. Did you enjoy your participation in the above activities and the lesson learned? Would you like to continue participating in such fun ways of learning? If so, join the final activity, "The Hive Initiation" to begin today!

 

Practical details:
Duration: 30 minutes, from 2 to 5 p.m.
Languages: English
Registration: Yes, required
Number of participants: Unlimited
Meeting Point: The University of Luxembourg Incubator

 

 
Please register to attend the "Discover the Campus" activities before 10 September.

 

                    Don't forget to register for afternoon activities before 10 September!

 

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