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Sign Language

A fun and friendly way to learn British Sign Language with sessions once a week; take the official Level 1 or Level 2 BSL course or just learn informally! For beginners and advanced signers alike.
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We are LUU Sign Language Society! We currently have a society meeting every Wednesday evening from 7 - 8 pm in 2018/19 where we aim to teach sign language to complete beginners and, also, allow those who know sign language to practice and expand vocab.

Come and see us at the International Students' Fair on Thursday 20th September 2018 in the big Marquee from 10am onwards and the Freshers Fair on Tuesday 25th September 2018 from 10am onwards for more information or a taster. Why not ask us to teach you your name in sign!

In addition, we run a Level 1 British Sign Language course, which starts in October, for those who would like an official qualification in sign language. The course is run by a fully qualified BSL teacher and is subsidised by the society. You can sign up for this at our GIAG session which will take place on 2nd October 2018 from 7pm to 8pm in Leeds University Business School G.02.

2014 was the first year we offered Level 2 for those who already had the Level 1 qualification and we have been running it for the past three years with great success!

We are also proud to say we recieved the Riley Award for Best Give It A Go 2017 and the Riley Award for Most Improved 2017!

We run various socials throughout the year including nights-out, BBQs, bowling, sign language themed easter egg hunts and lots more so there's something for everyone!  Check out our Facebook group: Leeds Sign Society, our Twitter @LUUSLS  or our instagram @luusignlanguage for upcoming events.

For more information about us, don’t hesitate to email us on:


Membership for new members is £15. 


Whether you are doing level 1, level 2 or just want to join in at our Wednesday meetings - EVERYONE MUST BUY A MEMBERSHIP.   For those doing level 1 or 2 this is additional to the cost of your course and separate to the deposit you paid.    For those just coming on a Wednesday, your membership will cover all our meetings!!!


*If you were a member in 2017-18, you can join for a reduced price of £10!!!*

OUR AGM (Annual General Meeting) will be held on Wednesday 24 April 2019.



Useful documents

  • Social Guidelines

    Should you be running a social, check out the guidelines for events you run.

  • Leeds Sensory Support Volunteering Form

    Please fill out this form if you wish to volunteer with Leeds Sensory Support Service. This includes the Youth Club and Group for adults with learning disabilities on Mondays. Please print and fill in the form and either bring it to the volunteering session or pass your form over to Nina, in person or via email ( Much Sign Love! LUUSLS Xxx

  • SignHealth School Visit Script

    If you are going on one of our school trips read through and memorise the script that we'll be using! :) Practice the song we'll be teaching via this link!: Cheers guys! luusls xx

Find us on a Wednesday Evening 7pm till 8pm in Business School Maurice Keyworth Building SR 1.33!


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