Student Welcome

Social Events

Social Events

You'll have the opportunity to take part in various social activities that will help you to make new friends and settle into university life. We'll kickstart your year with lots of fun events for you to get to know your fellow students and new city!


Newcastle University Students' Union (NUSU) exciting social events for all students throughout the year. More information on dates, times and how to book onto events can be found on the NUSU Events site. Keep checking their What's On pages


International Welcome Social Events

The Give it a Go (GIAG) Team at the Students' Union have created lots of fab activities to help you get to know Newcastle and the surrounding area, make friends and settle into student life too. Join in a campus or city tour or have a taster sports session - more information below...

The GIAG Events page is updated regularly so keep checking back to find out what social activities are available. 

Our ResLife Team have also created a programme of online events that are open to all new students, whether you're living in University accommodation or not. Keep checking their Events page as it is updated regularly. 

The University Chaplaincy will also be running their Walk and Talk sessions during International Welcome for students to enjoy some fresh air and meet some new people.

More events will be added soon - so please keep checking back!