Welcome to the LSU Shopping experience!

LSU has four campus shops dedicated to making your time at Loughborough as easy and enjoyable as possible. We have everything from art materials to Chinese food! We've also got a handy page where you can see all our available instore offers and an online shopping facility selling official Loughborough University Clothing.


Your Shops On Campus:

LSU Shop - Your handy shop on the ground floor of the Students' Union

LSU Purple Onion - Your late opening shop in the heart of the campus.

LSU College Shop - Your shop on the Loughborough College campus.

LSU Art Shop - Your dedicated art, craft and design shop.




The LSU Shop is your local shop on the ground floor of the Students' Union. We are open every day for your convenience, selling tasty & great value meal deals, snacks, confectionery, grocery, household & toiletries, fresh fruit & vegetables, fresh chilled & frozen food, a large range of Oriental food, soft drinks and alcohol. Not forgetting of course, all of the Loughborough University stash & memorabilia, stationery, newspapers & magazines, greetings cards, and much more!

Opening Hours:

Monday to Friday // 8:30am - 10:00pm
Saturday // 8:00am - 10:00pm
Sunday // 10:00am - 10:00pm

01509 635035



The LSU Purple Onion, or the PO is your shop in the heart of the campus on Elvyn Way in the Village Park. We are open every day offering you a great range of fresh, chilled & frozen food, 2 different meal deals, stationery & technical drawing equipment, newspapers & magazines, greetings cards, toiletries, confectionery, soft drinks and of course alcohol! We also have a very handy cash machine inside the shop.

Opening Hours:

Term Time Only

Monday to Friday // 8:30am - Midnight
Saturday // 9:00am - Midnight
Sunday // 10:00am - Midnight

01509 635039


The LSU College Shop is your LSU Shop on the Loughborough College campus. You can find us next to L Block, behind the Cope Auditorium. Our range includes stationery, newspapers & magazines, greetings cards, soft drinks, confectionery, snacks, Ginster meal deals and we even have a free to use cash machine too!

Opening Hours:


Monday to Thursday // 8:30am - 5:00pm
Friday // 8:30am - 4:30pm
Saturday // CLOSED
Sunday // CLOSED

Monday to Friday //8.30am - 4pm
Closed from Friday 15th July 2pm to Tuesday 30th August 8.30am

01509 214737


The LSU Art Shop is our dedicated art, craft and design shop conveniently located in The School of the Arts on the ground floor of the Edward Barnsley Building, in the East Park of the University Campus. We have a wide range of art, craft, design and technical drawing materials. Everything you need from drawing to presentation material, whether you're an art's student or an engineer!

We sell a variety of specialist design magazines, a selection of stationery, greetings cards, general newspapers & magazines. We also sell a range of confectionery and soft drinks.

Opening Hours:

Close Friday 17th June 5pm

Reopen Monday 19th September 8.30am

Monday to Friday // 8:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday // CLOSED
Sunday // CLOSED

01509 228919