Join groups and meet students online at one of our Freshers’ events. Your colleges will also be holding smaller events for you to get to know people within your college, so make sure to check out their social media pages.


One link. Hundreds of student groups. New experiences and friends from every part of Durham.

From your bed, from a coffee shop, even on a park bench, so long as you have internet, you can meet and join hundreds of student groups at the online Freshers’ Fair.

Date: Wednesday 30 September – Thursday 1 October
Location: will be live at the start of the event)
Time: 09:00-18:00


How can you meet fellow postgrads during a pandemic?

Join this relaxed Zoom call to meet postgrads studying your subject, get to know your Postgraduate Academic Officer (Sarah McAllister), and start making friends from across Durham.

Date: Thursday 24 October
Location: (you must sign up by 23 October using your email address)
Time: 17:00-18:30