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Wednesday 20th-Saturday 30th September

Don’t miss a thing!

The countdown has begun to one of the biggest weeks of the year! Freshers’ Week is an amazing time at Cardiff University. Every year we get to welcome new students to the city with a great range of activities and events taking place from day through to night. The Students’ Union is at the heart of all of this activity so make sure you come and find us when you arrive.

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Thu 21st September

Campus Tour 11am
21st September 11am - noon
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 12pm
21st September noon - 1pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 1pm
21st September 1pm - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Campus Tour 2pm
21st September 2pm - 3pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 3pm
21st September 3pm - 4pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 4pm
21st September 4pm - 5pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Film Night: Pirates of the Caribbean
21st September 8pm - 10pm
Lounge, Third Floor, SU
Freshers' Warm Up
21st September 10pm - 3am
Y Plas

Fri 22nd September

Bric-a-Brac Sale
22nd September 9:30am - 2pm
Y Stiwdio
International Students' Fair
22nd September 9:30am - 2pm
Y Stiwdio
Campus Tour 11am
22nd September 11am - noon
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 12pm
22nd September noon - 1pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 1pm
22nd September 1pm - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Campus Tour 2pm
22nd September 2pm - 3pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 3pm
22nd September 3pm - 4pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 4pm
22nd September 4pm - 5pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Film NIght: The Martian
22nd September 8pm - 10pm
Lounge, Third Floor, SU
VK UV Party
22nd September 10pm - 3am
Y Plas

Sat 23rd September

Campus Tour 11am
23rd September 11am - noon
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Cardiff Freshers 2017– come let us show you around!
SU Tour 12pm
23rd September noon - 1pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 1pm
23rd September 1pm - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Campus Tour 2pm
23rd September 2pm - 3pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 3pm
23rd September 3pm - 4pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 4pm
23rd September 4pm - 5pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Postgraduate welcome from the VP Postgraduate
23rd September 6pm - 6:30pm
Great Hall
Film Night: Finding Nemo
23rd September 8pm - 10pm
Lounge, Third Floor, SU
Destination: Foam
23rd September 10pm - 3am
Y Plas

Sun 24th September

Campus Tour 11am
24th September 11am - noon
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 12pm
24th September noon - 1pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 1 pm
24th September 1pm - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Campus Tour 2pm
24th September 2pm - 3pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 3pm
24th September 3pm - 4pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 4pm
24th September 4pm - 5pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Film Night - The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
24th September 8pm - 10pm
Lounge, Third Floor, SU
Social Network
24th September 10pm - 3am
Y Plas

Mon 25th September

Cardiff Bay Barrage Walk 10am
25th September 10am - 12:30pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Cardiff Bay Trip 10am
25th September 10am - 12:30pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Volunteering Fair
25th September 10:30am - 5pm
Great Hall
Barry Island Trip 11am
25th September 11am - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Campus Tour 11am
25th September 11am - noon
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 12pm
25th September noon - 1pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Big Red Bus Cardiff Tour 12.30pm
25th September 12:30pm - 1:30pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 1pm
25th September 1pm - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Campus Tour 2pm
25th September 2pm - 3pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
IKEA Trip 2.30pm
25th September 2:30pm - 5:30pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 3pm
25th September 3pm - 4pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Big Red Bus Cardiff Tour 3.30pm
25th September 3:30pm - 4:30pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 4pm
25th September 4pm - 5pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Film Night: Silver Linings Playbook
25th September 8pm - 10pm
Lounge, Third Floor, SU
Cardiff Freshers' 2017 - this film stars Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper
Krispy Kreme Extravaganza
25th September 10pm - 3am
Y Plas

Tue 26th September

Sports Fair
26th September 10:30am - 5pm
Great Hall and Y Stiwdio
Campus Tour 11am
26th September 11am - noon
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Welsh Cake Making
26th September 11am - 2pm
The Kitchen, 3rd Floor CUSU
Intro Welsh Lesson 12pm
26th September noon - 1pm
3A, 3rd Floor, SU
SU Tour 12pm
26th September noon - 1pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Cardiff Castle Tour 1pm
26th September 1pm - 3pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 1pm
26th September 1pm - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Campus Tour 2pm
26th September 2pm - 3pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
National Museum 2pm
26th September 2pm - 4pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Intro Welsh Lesson 3pm
26th September 3pm - 4pm
Boardroom, 3rd Floor, SU
SU Tour 3pm
26th September 3pm - 4pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 4pm
26th September 4pm - 5pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Postgraduate Quiz & Pizza night
26th September 7pm - 9pm
The Lodge, 2nd floor
Film Night - Despicable Me
26th September 8pm - 10pm
Lounge, Third Floor, SU
Pure Garage Live Tour
26th September 10pm - 3am
Y Plas

Wed 27th September

Cardiff Bay 9.30am
27th September 9:30am - noon
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Cardiff Bay Senedd Trip 9.30am
27th September 9:30am - noon
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Heath Park Fair
27th September 10:30am - 3:30pm
CMC Sports and Social Club
Societies Fair Day One
27th September 10:30am - 5pm
Great Hall and Y Stiwdio
Campus Tour 11am
27th September 11am - noon
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
St Fagans Trip 11am
27th September 11am - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 12pm
27th September noon - 1pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Big Red Bus Cardiff Tour 12.30pm
27th September 12:30pm - 1:30pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Cardiff Freshers' 2017 - Hop on the Students' Union Bus!
City Centre Tour 1pm
27th September 1pm - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Campus Tour 2pm
27th September 2pm - 3pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
IKEA Trip 2.30pm
27th September 2:30pm - 5:30pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 3pm
27th September 3pm - 4pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Big Red Bus Cardiff Tour 3.30pm
27th September 3:30pm - 4:30pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Cardiff Freshers' 2017 - Hop on the Students' Union Bus!
City Centre Tour 4pm
27th September 4pm - 5pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Give It A Golf // Pub Golf
27th September 4pm - 28th September 2am
The Taf, Students Union
As per ComSci tradition we're doing Treetop Mini Golf followed by Pub Golf in our first social of the year! Join us for a tour of some of Cardiff's finest estabilishments, with a ComSci twist.
AltSoc Give It A Go: Let's Get Schwifty Social
27th September 7pm - 28th September 4am
Metros
A fun alternative night out
Film Night - Spectre
27th September 8pm - 10pm
Lounge, Third Floor, SU
YOLO Relaunch
27th September 10pm - 3am
Y Plas

Thu 28th September

Societies Fair Day Two
28th September 10:30am - 5pm
Great Hall and Y Stiwdio
Campus Tour 11am
28th September 11am - noon
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Welsh Cake Making
28th September 11am - 2pm
The Kitchen, 3rd Floor, SU
Intro Welsh Lesson 12pm
28th September noon - 1pm
3A, 3rd Floor, SU
SU Tour 12pm
28th September noon - 1pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Principality Stadium Tour 12.30pm
28th September 12:30pm - 3pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 1pm
28th September 1pm - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Campus Tour 2pm
28th September 2pm - 3pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
National Museum Tour 2pm
28th September 2pm - 4pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Cardiff Freshers' 2017 - Discover art, natural history and geology with a dedicated tour of Cardiff's National Museum.
Intro Welsh Lesson 3pm
28th September 3pm - 4pm
Boardroom, 3rd Floor, SU
SU Tour 3pm
28th September 3pm - 4pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 4pm
28th September 4pm - 5pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Bingo Lingo
28th September 7pm - 1am
Y Plas
Postgraduate Heath Meet & Mingle
28th September 7pm - 8pm
IV Lounge
Pub Social
28th September 7pm - 10pm
Kokos cafe bar
Join the Anime Society for our first social of the year! Drink, chat, make new friends and find out about what awesome events are going to happen over the next few weeks.
Film Night: Inside Out
28th September 8pm - 10pm
Lounge, Third Floor, SU

Fri 29th September

Cardiff Bay 10am
29th September 10am - 12:30pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Cardiff Bay Barrage Walk 10am
29th September 10am - 12:30pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Campus Tour 11am
29th September 11am - noon
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Castle Coch 11am
29th September 11am - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 12pm
29th September noon - 1pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Big Red Bus Cardiff Tour 12.30pm
29th September 12:30pm - 1:30pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Cardiff Freshers' 2017 - Hop on the Students' Union Bus!
City Centre Tour 1pm
29th September 1pm - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Campus Tour 2pm
29th September 2pm - 3pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
IKEA Trip 2.30pm
29th September 2:30pm - 5:30pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 3pm
29th September 3pm - 4pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Big Red Bus Cardiff Tour 3.30pm
29th September 3:30pm - 4:30pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Cardiff Freshers' 2017 - Hop on the Students' Union Bus!
City Centre Tour 4pm
29th September 4pm - 5pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
AltSoc Give It A Go: A Brand New Social
29th September 7pm - 3am
Clwb Ifor Bach
A fun night out to Cardiff's newest alternative night!
Comedy Central Live
29th September 7pm - 10pm
Y Stiwdio
Film Night: The Imitation Game
29th September 8pm - 10pm
Lounge, Third Floor, SU
Full Moon Party
29th September 10pm - 3am
Y Plas

Sat 30th September

Beach Trip - Rhossili
30th September 9am - 8pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Laser Tag
30th September 10am - 9pm
The Great Hall
Campus Tour 11am
30th September 11am - noon
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 12pm
30th September noon - 1pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Cardiff University Student Life Fun Run
30th September 12:15pm - 1:30pm
Start line: Cardiff City Hall
City Centre Tour 1pm
30th September 1pm - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Student Family Day 2017
30th September 1pm - 4pm
Y Plas
Campus Tour 2pm
30th September 2pm - 3pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 3pm
30th September 3pm - 4pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 4pm
30th September 4pm - 5pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Postgraduate Cathays Meet & Mingle
30th September 6pm - 8:30pm
Y Stiwdio
Film Night - Zootropolis
30th September 8pm - 10pm
Lounge, Third Floor, SU
JUICE
30th September 10pm - 3am
Y Plas

Sun 1st October

Caerphilly Trip
1st October 11am - 5pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Campus Tour 11am
1st October 11am - noon
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 12pm
1st October noon - 1pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 1pm
1st October 1pm - 2pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Campus Tour 2pm
1st October 2pm - 3pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
SU Tour 3pm
1st October 3pm - 4pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
City Centre Tour 4pm
1st October 4pm - 5pm
SU, Senghennydd Rd.
Film Night: Pride
1st October 8pm - 10pm
Lounge, Third Floor, SU

Mon 2nd October

Brothers Freshers Dinner
2nd October 6:30pm - 3rd October 10pm
Kebabish
Come along and enjoy some great food, a night of entertainment and splendid company!

Wed 4th October

Bird Club Welcome Social
4th October 8pm - 11pm
Buffalo Bar
A chance for old members and new to get to know each other over a few drinks

Thu 5th October

Revolución Fiesta
5th October 10pm - 3am
Revolución de Cuba
We are back to Uni with Latin Nights at Revolucion de Cuba! FREE ENTRY ALL NIGHT! ALL NIGHT HAPPY HOUR!!!* EVERYONE'S INVITED!!! Great Latin hits from reggaeton, salsa, bachata, merengue and commercial hits! (The real Latin-American party!)
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