Every year, Canterbury is abuzz with new students exploring the city. Freshers 2019 will be no exception. Three campuses – the University of Kent, the University for the Creative Arts Canterbury and Canterbury Christ Church University – greet thousands of first years like you. Canterbury freshers is the welcome party you need!

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FRESHERS EVENTS

ONE HUGE EVENT. LIMITED TICKETS AVAILABLE.

There’s a lot of history to take in, but there are also plenty of modern events on in Canterbury – whether you’re into music, dance, film, sport or food. There are plenty of Canterbury freshers events to experience but this one is the biggest out of them all:

23rd September 2019 - 10:00 pm

Neon Freshers House Party // Canterbury Freshers 2019

Club Chemistry

FIND YOUR FLAT MATES

It’s really easy to find your flat mates and people on your courses, join your relevant halls group below on our Flat Mate Finder and Messenger list.

FAQ'S

Canterbury freshers is a big occasion to mark on your calendar. We don’t want you to miss anything, so read the freshers week dates for each uni below: 

  • University of Kent: 16th September-23rd September
  • University for the Creative Arts Canterbury: TBC
  • Canterbury Christ Church University: TBC

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Wristband collection details will be announced here by 2nd September. You will also be emailed information about wristband collection closer to Freshers.

Freshers week is stacked with awesome deals, pop-up shops and stalls where you can sign up for socials. You’ll find many of these at the freshers fairs, where you’ll discover like-minded people, as well as tips for where to go and what to do. Keep the following dates in mind:

  • University of Kent: 21st September
  • University for the Creative Arts Canterbury: TBC
  • Canterbury Christ Church University: TBC

STUDENT OFFERS

First years get the best deals in town. You’ll enjoy great student offers at certain places for the whole time you’re studying, but they’re especially good when you’re a fresher in Canterbury. Get much more for less with our regularly updated list of offers for students.

Sign up today and we’ll even send you a free Freshers ePack.

WORK FOR US

Depending on demand and availability throughout the year, we recruit for a wide range of roles. These include brand ambassadors, events staff, blog writers and more! If you’re interested, complete our signup form here.

EXPLORE OUR BLOG

There’s so much going on during Welcome Week that you’ll need an bunch of guides for Canterbury freshers… And we’ve got them all, right here. Everything you need to know about freshers week in Canterbury can be found below. Check back to see our newest articles.