Plymouth University Freshers Week

Moving away to University can be daunting for some, while others are simply excited for the new experiences. No matter which side of the coin you find yourself on, freshers week is an action-packed time that can help ease your worries and connect you with other students in your classes. We’ve compiled a brief guide to help you navigate the events of Plymouth University freshers week and help you ensure that you hit all of the highlights

Stay in the Loop

Don’t miss out on any of information by staying in the loop and joining the Facebook groups available to you. Not only will this keep you abreast of the schedule of events as well as university news throughout the year, it’s also an excellent place to start networking and meeting your course and flat-mates!

All students:

Students’ Union Events

The Students’ Union events are best enjoyed by purchasing a wristband that will allow you into all the events listed below! Purchase wristbands at, then block off your calendar for the following fun events:

Friday 17th September: DJ Edu Afrobeats Party

Saturday 18th September: The Monster Bash

Monday 20th September: Off the Kerb Presents… (Comedy Night)

Monday 20th September: Heard it through the bassline ft. Sub Zero and Carasel

Tuesday 21st September: Noughties (supported by VK)

Wednesday 22nd September: Queens of the night- The Afterparty

Friday 24th September: Superheros Party

Saturday 25th September: Throwback: The Big 90’s Neon Rave

Sunday 26th September: Freshtival

Freshers Festivities

The night of September 23rd is sure to be an exciting night out! Starting at 10:00 pm, two venues will be playing host to some of the biggest festivities of the week. Buy your tickets in advance, as they sell out in anticipation of the most popular events of Plymouth University freshers week!

  • The Freshers Fun House at Walkabout: This will be an event that you won’t easily forget! With foam cannons, fire performers, lazers, free snacks, and student priced drinks, you aren’t going to want to miss this!
  • The Freshers House Party at PRYZM Plymouth: Exploding cannons, inflatables, free sweets, raffle prizes, and loads more, this even will be one for the books! Grab your flat-mate or friend and head over to party!