Loughborough University

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Here is Loughborough University’s response to our Freedom of Information request:

Q: Does your HE establishment have a policy on the use of fur?

A: The University has no formal policy on the use of fur.  However, materials purchased to support of learning and teaching in either of the Schools do not include fur.

Q: Does real fur feature in any of your fashion or design courses, and if so, in what way?

A: No answered

Q: What financial support, including sponsored competitions do you receive from the fur industry?

A: Not answered

Q: Does your HE establishment allow or facilitate the fur industry to promote design competitions, summer schools, sponsorships, internships, or scholarships?

A: Not answered

The university stated:

We do not hold any other recorded information in relation to your request, including in relation to any scholarships or competitions

This university has no clear stance on the use of fur.

Real fur is cruel and unnecessary. Please urge the University to adopt a fur free policy.  Email: ​aed.ug@lboro.ac.uk