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Events in August

Fri 19th August

Free University Casual Swimming sessions
6pm - 8pm
Plymouth Life Centre, 40 Mayflower Drive, Plymouth PL2 3DF
Free University swim sessions at the Plymouth Life Centre. Student/Staff ID must be shown at the reception to access the session. There are limited spaces that will be offered on a first come first serve basis.

Mon 22nd August

Free University Casual Swimming sessions
6pm - 7:30pm
Plymouth Life Centre, 40 Mayflower Drive, Plymouth PL2 3DF
Free University swim sessions at the Plymouth Life Centre. Student/Staff ID must be shown at the reception to access the session. There are limited spaces that will be offered on a first come first serve basis.

Fri 26th August

Free University Casual Swimming sessions
6pm - 8pm
Plymouth Life Centre, 40 Mayflower Drive, Plymouth PL2 3DF
Free University swim sessions at the Plymouth Life Centre. Student/Staff ID must be shown at the reception to access the session. There are limited spaces that will be offered on a first come first serve basis.

Mon 29th August

Free University Casual Swimming sessions
6pm - 7:30pm
Plymouth Life Centre, 40 Mayflower Drive, Plymouth PL2 3DF
Free University swim sessions at the Plymouth Life Centre. Student/Staff ID must be shown at the reception to access the session. There are limited spaces that will be offered on a first come first serve basis.

Fri 2nd September

Plymouth Treasure Trail
10am - 1pm
Meet in the Hive
Join us for a treasure trail around Plymouth and then a picnic on the Hoe (weather permitting). Family and children welcome!
Free University Casual Swimming sessions
6pm - 8pm
Plymouth Life Centre, 40 Mayflower Drive, Plymouth PL2 3DF
Free University swim sessions at the Plymouth Life Centre. Student/Staff ID must be shown at the reception to access the session. There are limited spaces that will be offered on a first come first serve basis.

Mon 5th September

Free University Casual Swimming sessions
6pm - 7:30pm
Plymouth Life Centre, 40 Mayflower Drive, Plymouth PL2 3DF
Free University swim sessions at the Plymouth Life Centre. Student/Staff ID must be shown at the reception to access the session. There are limited spaces that will be offered on a first come first serve basis.

Fri 9th September

Free University Casual Swimming sessions
6pm - 8pm
Plymouth Life Centre, 40 Mayflower Drive, Plymouth PL2 3DF
Free University swim sessions at the Plymouth Life Centre. Student/Staff ID must be shown at the reception to access the session. There are limited spaces that will be offered on a first come first serve basis.

Mon 12th September

International welcome – student helpdesk
12th September 9:30am - 17th September 4pm
Rolle Marquee
International students arriving on campus can visit our friendly helpdesk where staff and student ambassadors are available to help you with any questions.
Pop-up helpdesks
9:30am - 4pm
Across campus
If you have a question or are a bit lost when you arrive on to campus, look out for our friendly pop-up helpdesks, run by our student ambassadors who will be happy to help you.
International student campus tours
12th September 11am - 14th September noon
Rolle Marquee
Join a guided tour of the University campus, led by our friendly team of student ambassadors.
International student shopping tour
12th September 12:30pm - 14th September 2pm
Rolle Marquee
Join our shopping tour of Plymouth city centre shops to buy groceries and essential items for your new home.
Free University Casual Swimming sessions
6pm - 7:30pm
Plymouth Life Centre, 40 Mayflower Drive, Plymouth PL2 3DF
Free University swim sessions at the Plymouth Life Centre. Student/Staff ID must be shown at the reception to access the session. There are limited spaces that will be offered on a first come first serve basis.
International welcome – cinema night
7pm - 10pm
Jill Craigie Cinema, Roland Levinsky Building
International students are invited to our free cinema night.

Tue 13th September

International welcome – student helpdesk
12th September 9:30am - 17th September 4pm
Rolle Marquee
International students arriving on campus can visit our friendly helpdesk where staff and student ambassadors are available to help you with any questions.
International student campus tours
12th September 11am - 14th September noon
Rolle Marquee
Join a guided tour of the University campus, led by our friendly team of student ambassadors.
International student shopping tour
12th September 12:30pm - 14th September 2pm
Rolle Marquee
Join our shopping tour of Plymouth city centre shops to buy groceries and essential items for your new home.

Wed 14th September

International welcome – student helpdesk
12th September 9:30am - 17th September 4pm
Rolle Marquee
International students arriving on campus can visit our friendly helpdesk where staff and student ambassadors are available to help you with any questions.
International student campus tours
12th September 11am - 14th September noon
Rolle Marquee
Join a guided tour of the University campus, led by our friendly team of student ambassadors.
International student shopping tour
12th September 12:30pm - 14th September 2pm
Rolle Marquee
Join our shopping tour of Plymouth city centre shops to buy groceries and essential items for your new home.
International welcome – cinema night
7pm - 10pm
Jill Craigie Cinema, Roland Levinsky Building
International students are invited to our free cinema night.

Thu 15th September

International welcome – student helpdesk
12th September 9:30am - 17th September 4pm
Rolle Marquee
International students arriving on campus can visit our friendly helpdesk where staff and student ambassadors are available to help you with any questions.
Student helpdesk
15th September 9:30am - 17th September 4pm
Rolle Marquee
Visit our friendly helpdesk where staff and student ambassadors are available to help you with any questions.
Freshers Week 22: Jam House
8pm - 1am
The SU (Big Room)
The biggest open mic night in the South West, live in your SU every Thursday

Fri 16th September

International welcome – student helpdesk
12th September 9:30am - 17th September 4pm
Rolle Marquee
International students arriving on campus can visit our friendly helpdesk where staff and student ambassadors are available to help you with any questions.
Student helpdesk
15th September 9:30am - 17th September 4pm
Rolle Marquee
Visit our friendly helpdesk where staff and student ambassadors are available to help you with any questions.
Freshers Week 22: World Music Stage
noon - 6pm
SU Roof
The World Music Stage is an amazing freshers festival of fun, food & world music.
Free University Casual Swimming sessions
6pm - 8pm
Plymouth Life Centre, 40 Mayflower Drive, Plymouth PL2 3DF
Free University swim sessions at the Plymouth Life Centre. Student/Staff ID must be shown at the reception to access the session. There are limited spaces that will be offered on a first come first serve basis.
Freshers Week 22: Silent Disco
7pm - 10pm
SU Roof
We'll be kicking off Freshers in style with a Silent Disco on the roof.
Freshers Week 22: AfroBeats Party
10pm - 3am
The SU
To celebrate the end of international week, we are bringing you one of the biggest afrobeats parties.

Sat 17th September

International welcome – student helpdesk
12th September 9:30am - 17th September 4pm
Rolle Marquee
International students arriving on campus can visit our friendly helpdesk where staff and student ambassadors are available to help you with any questions.
Student helpdesk
15th September 9:30am - 17th September 4pm
Rolle Marquee
Visit our friendly helpdesk where staff and student ambassadors are available to help you with any questions.
Freshers Week 22: Welcome Festival
noon - 10pm
The SU Roof & The SU
A vibrant campus that welcomes new students with music food and open arms.
Freshers Week 22: Throwback Returns
10pm - 3am
The SU
It’s the return of our Saturday night, throwback.
native presents: Kings of the Rollers - Back2Life DnB Series
10pm - 2am
The Main Hall
The Kings are coming to UPSU! One of the hottest UK Drum & Bass acts are coming to Plymouth to make sure you kick-start Freshers week with a bang.

Sun 18th September

Freshers Week 22: Poster Sale
10am - 4pm
The SU Roof
Come and get a poster for your student home at discounted prices.
Freshers Week 22: Bingo Lingo
7pm - 10pm
The Main Hall
We've taken bingo, shaken all the dust-out and turned it into one mad, confetti-filled, party-bingo night! This is BINGO LINGO.
Freshers Week 22: Hip Hop - Thrift Shop
10pm - 3am
The SU
Hip Hop Thrift Shop is coming to your SU. Expect the steeziest hip hop and RnB sounds from the 90s through to the 2000s.
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