2020 applicants
Event

Arrivals Day Outdoor Cinema

Outdoor cinema double bill to welcome new students on arrivals day

Spend your first evening at Colchester enjoying two of the summer's biggest blockbusters

Cosy up for an evening of action-packed entertainment in this exciting double bill, Wonder Woman and Guardians of the Galaxy V2. The films will be up on a huge inflatable screen with loads of comfy bean bags to lie on, free popcorn and free candyfloss. Please come along and enjoy!

This is a free event, no need to pre-booked tickets either. All your family and friends helping you move are welcome to join too.

Arrivals Day Outdoor Cinema

Get Involved

From Accommodation Arrivals day, right through Welcome week, we have loads planned including activities on the University squares as well as talks, workshops, arts, cultural and sports activities.

Check out our what's on guide for more information. Plus, the University of Essex Students' Union Freshers programme has lots on, daytime and evening.

Fancy a cuppa, lunch or a drink with new friend? Across Colchester campus there are cafes, restaurants and bars, all open to students. These cater to suit all tastes and include a number of non-alcoholic venues.

Make sure you are in the know

Join our event page on Facebook to find out everything you need to know about Welcome week.

Download out Pocket Essex app to see your own essential Welcome week events, and what's on guide.

Check out the Students' Union what's on guide for full details of the Freshers programme.

Need some help?

Our Welcome webpages are full of information to help you get settled into University life.

If you can't find the answer there, please contact us at the Student Services Hub, your gateway to student information services at the University of Essex.

E askthehub@essex.ac.uk

W www.essex.ac.uk/welcome/help

T 01206 873333