Res Life Online Welcome Events (4-10 October) - Full Programme

Take your pick out of a range of virtual events and activities hosted by Residence Life. All students welcome to be part of our online community.

  • Mon 4 - Sun 10 Oct 21


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    Residence Life

Each day over Welcome Week, RAs in the Residence Life team will be hosting some fun games and activities over Zoom.

Whether you have arrived on campus yet or not, Residents' Assistants (RAs) in the Residence Life team will be hosting a range of online events that are open to all Essex students. 

Let's get together over Zoom for some quiz nights, virtual ice breakers, and other online games. There will be a daily activity from Monday 4 October to Sunday 10 October. 

Our full schedule is below:

 Date Time  Event Title Zoom Meeting ID Further Details
Monday 4 October 4pm onwards University Life Hacks 933 4407 3539 Learn more about being an Essex student, where to go, what to do and where to eat in this interactive event. 
Tuesday 5 October 3pm onwards Get to Know Colchester and Your Uni 994 9880 0613  An online icebreaker for all Essex students, plus an online quiz to test your knowledge on the University of Essex and Colchester area. 
Wednesday 6 October 4pm onwards Among Us - Game Night 941 5126 2934  Join over Zoom to meet other students, then mobile phones at the ready to play some rounds of Among Us! 
Thursday 7 October 12pm onwards Virtual Brunch 819 810 9989  Grab a mate and your favourite breakfast for a perfect midday Freshers' activity! 
Friday 8 October 7-8pm Kahoot Quiz Night 957 5731 6923 Friendly competition using Kahoot and an opportunity to learn some fun facts.
Saturday 9 October 5-7pm Virtual Meet & Greet / Games Night 307 861 5108 Meet new people, play games online  and ask our RAs any questions you have! 
Sunday 10 October 4.30pm  Kahoot Quiz Night 985 1999 5270 Learn more about the campus and Student Services with our RAs, who are hosting a quiz night over Kahoot.