So this is it - the countdown to Freshers’ Week 2016 is on!

Running from Sunday 25th September until Friday 30th September 2016, Freshers’ Week at Newcastle is a week like no other, with the best activities and best entertainment. We’ve even been crowned number 1 for social life in the UK*, and you’re about to find out why.

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About Freshers' Week


Our Freshers’ Week is one of the biggest and best in the country, offering over 300 events, activities and trips over the course of the day and the night. It’s the perfect way to celebrate the start of your student life, meet new friends and experience one of the greatest cities in the UK.

Wristbands for Freshers’ Week at Newcastle University can only be purchased from the NUSU website from Thursday 18th August (A Level results day).

*Times Higher Education (THE) Experience Survey 2016