NTSU Freshers 2017

Here's a small selection of the events we are holding during Freshers Week. All of these events are free for Wristband+ holders unless otherwise stated. Standard wristband holders will be able to pay on the door.

Friday 22nd September

Kickstart (City, Clifton & Brackenhurst) (WB+)
They say start as you mean to go on, so we’re kicking things off the right way with a massive club night – setting you up for the biggest and best week of your life!

Saturday 23rd September

GLOW: Neon Rave (City, Clifton & Brackenhurst) (WB+)
Worship all things neon and hype up your weekend with Trent’s retro-style rave. With free glow sticks and an atmosphere like no other. Bring on the UV, get on the dancefloor and let’s glo!

Sunday 24th September

Trent Army (City, Clifton & Brackenhurst) (WB+)
Tonight’s the night you become a fully-fledged member of the Trent Army. Face paint, dog tags and camo gear are a must. And don’t forget the chant – T-R-E-N-T… We are the Trent Army!

Monday 25th September

Trentfest (City) (WB+)
Join us at the City SU to celebrate everything Trent! There will be live music, free face painting and performances from Trent students, as well as workshops from Trent societies and a great festival themed food menu!

Level Up - Video Game Competition (City) (WB+)
By gamers. For gamers. Welcome to ‘Level Up’ – The ultimate video game party! Put those thumbs to the test on Xbox One, PS4, PSVR and check out an incredible Guitar Hero stage experience. We have prizes to give out on the day, and will be taking sign ups for the FIFA tournament here!

Freshbook (Brackenhurst) (WB+)
Who cares about Facebook when you have Freshbook to socialise? Grab your t-shirt, write your status on the back and get networking, as your Freshers Team take you on a tour of Southwell’s pubs and bars. Get ready for the night ahead with a BBQ at Brack Bar from 4pm.
Trentfest Club Night (City & Clifton) (WB+)
Keep those summer vibes going with Trent’s MASSIVE festival-style club night! Expect confetti cannons, C02 cannons, faice painting and so much more! The Freshers Crew will give you the lowdown on the destination venue.

Tuesday 26th September

Comedy Box (City & Clifton) (WB+)
We wanted to write something funny here, but we’ll leave that to the professionals – laugh you’re a** off with some of the UK’s finest stand-up comedy talent at NTU’s very own comedy night!

Acoustic Night (Brackenhurst) (WB+)
Enjoy a chilled night of acoustic music at Brack Bar, featuring some of Nottingham’s finest live musical talent performing up close and personal.

City Clubs (City, Clifton & Brackenhurst) (WB+)
Tonight’s your chance to explore the best clubs in Nottingham’s city centre! Your Fresher Crew will give you the lowdown on the place to go and the fancy dress theme for your halls.

Wednesday 27th September

Dia de los Fiesta (Clifton) (WB+)
Get on your dancing shoes and prepare for an incredible evening, as we transform The Point into a giant Mexican Fiesta! Get ready Clifton – we’re bringing the heat..!

Bingo (City & Brackenhurst) (WB+)
Duck & Dive, 25! Enjoy a chilled out night with one of our classic Bingo nights – just £1 to play with cash prizes and event tickets up for grabs!

City Clubs (City, Clifton & Brackenhurst) (WB+)
Another night to explore the best clubs in Nottingham’s city centre! Your Fresher Crew will give you the lowdown on the place to go and the fancy dress theme for your halls.

Thursday 28th September

The Big Film (City, Clifton & Brackenhurst) (WB+)
If the first few nights have taken their toll, take the chance to chill out and recharge with a free entry film night. Pillows & pyjamas welcome, plus free popcorn for WB+ holders!

Quids In (City)
Quids In is a simple concept – turn up to this weekly bar event for cheap drinks and chilled out atmosphere, to enjoy some quality time with new uni friends!

Silent Disco (City, Clifton & Brackenhurst) (WB+)
Another night to explore the best clubs in Nottingham’s city centre! Your Fresher Crew will give you the lowdown on the place to go and the fancy dress theme for your halls.

Friday 29th September

Food & Beer Festival (City) (WB+)
An event that is easily summed up by the name… Head down to The Level for amazing food and beautiful beer as well as live music from some of Nottingham’s best local artists!  

Level Up - Video Game Competition (City) (WB+)
Let's see who the best FIFA player is in NTU with our legendary tournament - head to The Loft (City Students Union) for Level Up! Sign up at the Level Up event on Monday, and the winner will take home a voucher to buy a copy of FIFA 18! *BONUS PRIZE for whoever brings the most footie fans with them*

Beach Party (City) (WB+)
Move over David Hasselhoff… Trent know how to throw the biggest beach parties around! We’ll bring the beach, you bring the fancy dress. Expect beach balls, inflatables and Trent’s rendition of Baywatch thrown in for good measure!

Chomp! Beach Party (Clifton) (WB+)
Introducing Chomp! Get straight to The Point every Friday night for Clifton’s weekly blow out! To kick off this seriously sweet party we’re transforming The Point into a bombastic beach blowout, which means giveaways, a photo booth and the best 80s/90s/00s bangers! Oh, and don’t forget the second room for the best in garage & grime!

Fluid Beach Party (Brackenhurst) (WB+)
Friday's at Brackenhurst mean only one thing… Fluid! We'll be kicking things off with a Beach Party which means lots of giveaways and all the biggest tunes!

The following events are not included as part of Wristband+

Saturday 30th September

Time for the weekend to reach its Climax… The City Students’ Union is going to be your home every Saturday, so come and see how Trent party! With three floors and thousands of Trent students, this is the biggest student club night in the city.

Sunday 1st October 

The Super Mega Quiz of Extreme Awesomeness (City, Clifton & Brackenhurst)
This isn’t any old quiz... it’s the Super Mega Quiz of Extreme Awesomeness - with up to £100 cash, drinks and event tickets up for grabs!  This event takes place in the Students Union simultaneously at all three campuses. Doors open at 7 pm. Quiz starts at 8 pm.

Sunday 8th October

Freshers' Ball
Here at the Students' Union we have a long-standing tradition of throwing a huge event for all of our new students. This is year is no exception! You can expect live music, DJs, special guests, casino tables, official photographers and much more! More information at trentstudents.org/freshersball


Official NTSU Freshers 2017 Wristbands

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Please note: This website is the only place that official NTSU Freshers 2017 wristbands will be available from. Any wristbands available elsewhere will not be official and will not give you access to any official NTSU Freshers 2017 events!