Events

All Events

Welcome Weekend - Day One
16th September 10pm - 3am
Students' Union and Medicine
We’re kicking off Freshers’ Festival with a huge arrivals party for everyone.
Food Festival
17th September noon - 6pm
Medicine
Get your fill with our large variety of street food stalls!
Welcome Hog Roast
17th September 5pm - midnight
The Packhorse
In conjunction with the Welcome Weekend events, The Packhorse is hosting a welcome hog roast.
Welcome Weekend - Day Two
17th September 10pm - 3am
Students' Union and Medicine
The party continues for the second day of Welcome Weekend!
Freshers' Fair - Day One
18th September noon - 5pm
Sports Centre
It's day one of the Freshers' Fair. Come along and meet all your clubs, societies and media outlets as well as some local charities and external organisations.
Toast: Freshers' Festival
18th September 6pm - 19th September 3am
Medicine
RHSU's legendary value for money night out is back for Freshers! Loads of drinks and food all for one single price - £1.50!
Red Bull Beach Party ft. Tyla Carr
18th September 10pm - 3am
Students' Union
Sponsored by Red Bull, we will be hosting a Caribbean jamboree.
Freshers' Fair - Day Two
19th September noon - 5pm
Sports Centre
It's day two of the Freshers' Fair. Come along and meet all your clubs, societies and media outlets as well as some local charities and external organisations.
Go Green Evening
19th September 5pm - midnight
The Packhorse
An event for the veggie-lovers! Try a large variety of new vegan dishes at The Packhorse.
Salsa
19th September 7pm - 9pm
Medicine
Get your dancing shoes on and head to Medicine to learn the salsa.
DO.U.VK
19th September 10pm - 3am
Students' Union
Do you even VK? The ultimate paint party brought to you by VK!
Treasure Trail
20th September 10:30am - 11:30am
Start at Boilerhouse Cafe Courtyard
It's a fun way to learn your way around campus, so come and get involved.
Treasure Trail
20th September 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Start outside Bourne Building
Another chance to take part in this fun way to learn your way around campus
We Serve With Pride
20th September 5pm - midnight
The Packhorse
Need a pre-session? The Packhorse are doing rainbow cocktails and shots to get you in the party mood.
Meadow Sessions ft. Scratch
20th September 8pm - midnight
Founder's Meadow
Join us into the woods for a cosy experience featuring live Royal Holloway talent, DJs and a fire-pit.
Meds Weds: Launch Night
20th September 9pm - 3am
Medicine
Get ready for the Wednesday sesh as our new pre-drinks is on at Medicine!
Flawless ft. Fekky
20th September 10pm - 3am
Students' Union
Renowned British grime artist, Fekky, joins us at the SU to bring mayhem to Royal Holloway!
Petting Zoo & Give It A Go Festival
21st September 10am - 4pm
Founder's Field
Come and see lots of animals whilst finding out more about Give It A Go
Meditation
21st September 1:30pm - 2pm
Chapel, Founder's Building
Come and try out this free meditation session as part of the Give It A Go Festival
Diversity Picnic
21st September 2pm - 4pm
Founder's South Quad
Celebrate the diversity of our student body as we welcome students from all backgrounds and groups to join us for a picnic.
Rainbow Rave
21st September 9pm - 3am
Medicine
Late, Great & Free is back with the LGBT+ Society hosting a risqué Rainbow Rave!
School of Rock ft. Daniel P. Carter
21st September 10pm - 3am
Students' Union
Pull out your best power slide. Full throttle.
Puppy Therapy
22nd September noon - 2pm
Students' Union Main Hall
Dogs on campus! Come and visit our cute and furry friends.
Meadow Acoustic Sessions
22nd September 8pm - midnight
Founder's Meadow
Join us into the woods for a cosy experience featuring live Royal Holloway talent, DJs and a fire-pit.
Escape to the LED Rave ft. AFISHAL
22nd September 10pm - 3am
Students' Union
International DJ act AFISHAL brings his exclusive performance to the Students’ Union.
IKEA Trip
23rd September 10am - 3:30pm
Meet outside the Students' Union
Everyone love IKEA and if you've never been, you're seriously missing out!
Freshers' Ball ft. Scouting For Girls
23rd September 8pm - 1am
Founder's Building
Nothing suits you like a suit. Grab your ball gowns and black ties for the classiest night of Freshers' Festival!
Freshers' Ball After Party
23rd September 10pm - 3am
Medicine
Don't want the night to end yet? Don't worry, we're hosting an after-party for Freshers' Ball.
Colour Run
24th September 1pm - 4pm
Start at the Sports Centre Reception
Prepare to get messy and covered in colour! Run, jog or walk the route around campus.
Red Bull Outdoor Cinema
24th September 7pm - midnight
Founders' North Quad
Relax with two movies in the beautiful surroundings of the north Founder's Quad at our Open Air Cinema event, in partnership with Red Bull.
Toast
25th September 9pm - 3am
Medicine
RHSU's legendary value for money night out! Loads of drinks and food all for one single price - £1.50!
Bears Night
25th September 10pm - 3am
Students' Union
It's back, it's bigger than ever, it's Bears Night. Featuring all of our sports clubs, this t-shirt party sees all door receipts go straight back into club grant funding!
Salsa
26th September 7pm - 9pm
Medicine
Get your dancing shoes on and head to Medicine to learn the salsa.
4 Week Beginner's Self Awareness & Defence Course
28th September 7pm - 8pm
International Building 243
A progressive four week course into the basics of self-awareness and defence.
World's Biggest Coffee Morning - Macmillan Cancer Support
29th September 9:30am - noon
Students' Union - Tommy's Lounge
Once again we're taking part in the national event in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Come and join us!
Toast
2nd October 9pm - 3am
Medicine
RHSU's legendary value for money night out! Loads of drinks and food all for one single price - £1.50!
Salsa
3rd October 7pm - 9pm
Medicine
Get your dancing shoes on and head to Medicine to learn the salsa.
Yoga
4th October 4pm - 5pm
Gowar and Wedderburn Common Room
Take an hour out your day and enjoy a free yoga session
Toast
9th October 9pm - 3am
Medicine
RHSU's legendary value for money night out! Loads of drinks and food all for one single price - £1.50!
Salsa
10th October 7pm - 9pm
Medicine
Get your dancing shoes on and head to Medicine to learn the salsa.
Disney Movie Night
10th October 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Founder's Main Lecture Theatre
Come and chill out for the evening and watch a classic Disney movie.
Sushi Making Workshop
12th October 7pm - 8pm
Students' Union Main Hall
Japan Society are showing you how to make the perfect sushi
Hairstyling Masterclass with 'Hair by SJ Forbes'
13th October 5pm - 7pm
SJ Forbes Salon, Egham (near the train station)
Come and learn all the best hair-styling techniques from our local professionals.
Toast
16th October 9pm - 3am
Medicine
RHSU's legendary value for money night out! Loads of drinks and food all for one single price - £1.50!
An Introduction to Tarot & Cold Reading
17th October 5pm - 6:30pm
Stumble Out
Come and learn the basics of tarot and cold reading
Salsa
17th October 7pm - 9pm
Medicine
Get your dancing shoes on and head to Medicine to learn the salsa.
Make Up Masterclass
19th October 7pm - 8:30pm
Windsor Building 002
Come and learn tips and tricks on all things 'make up'.
Toast
23rd October 9pm - 3am
Medicine
RHSU's legendary value for money night out! Loads of drinks and food all for one single price - £1.50!
Jump Giants Indoor Trampoline Park
24th October 5pm - 9pm
Meet outside the Students' Union
Join us for a fun visit to Jump Giants Trampoline Park
Salsa
24th October 7pm - 9pm
Medicine
Get your dancing shoes on and head to Medicine to learn the salsa.
Go Karting
26th October 6pm - 10:30pm
Meet outside the Students' Union
An evening of Go Karting at a special student rate!
Pumpkin Carving
30th October 1pm - 4pm
Tommy's Lounge, Students' Union
Come and carve your free pumpkin, to be used as decoration at the Halloween Monster Dash
Toast
30th October 9pm - 3am
Medicine
RHSU's legendary value for money night out! Loads of drinks and food all for one single price - £1.50!
Monster Dash
31st October 7pm - 9pm
Start at the Sports Centre Reception
It's our very first Hallowe'en Monster Dash! Follow the spooky trail around campus and collect treats along the way. Watch out for the tricks though!
Toast
6th November 9pm - 3am
Medicine
RHSU's legendary value for money night out! Loads of drinks and food all for one single price - £1.50!
Education Council
7th November 6pm - 7pm
ALT1
Education Council is a body in which students meet and discuss work, campaigns and policy surrounding the educational experience of students.
Equalities Council
8th November 6pm - 7pm
Bourne Building Lecture Theatre 2
Equalities Council is a body in which students meet and discuss work, campaigns and policy surrounding various groups on campus.
How to Save a Life - CPR Training
9th November 6pm - 7pm
Munro Fox Lecture Theatre
Do you know how to deal with someone whose heart has stopped beating?
Student Opportunities Council
9th November 6pm - 7pm
Windsor Auditorium
An opportunity to find out more about sports clubs, societies and media outlets.
5 Week Beginner's Self Awareness & Defence Course
9th November 7pm - 8pm
International Building 243
A progressive five week course into the basics of self-awareness and defence.
Cocktail Masterclass
10th November 8pm - 10pm
Tommy's Bar - Students' Union
Learn how to make the perfect cocktails!
Puppy Therapy
13th November noon - 2pm
Students' Union Main Hall
Dogs on campus! Come and visit our cute and furry friends.
Toast
13th November 9pm - 3am
Medicine
RHSU's legendary value for money night out! Loads of drinks and food all for one single price - £1.50!
Pottery Painting
14th November 7pm - 9pm
Genevieve's Gallery, Victoria Street, Englefield Green
Whether you're arty or not, we think you'll enjoy this
Reptile Experience
16th November 4pm - 7pm
Stumble Out
Expect lizards, snakes, a baby crocodile and more! Yes you read that right!
Playzone Portsmouth
17th November 6pm - 12:30am
Meet outside the Students' Union
Come and relive your childhood with an adults-only indoor play session!
Trip to Hampton Court Palace
18th November 10am - 4pm
Meet outside the Students' Union
Join us for a trip to our local royal palace, once home to Henry VIII
Toast
20th November 9pm - 3am
Medicine
RHSU's legendary value for money night out! Loads of drinks and food all for one single price - £1.50!
An Introduction to Tarot & Cold Reading
21st November 5pm - 6:30pm
Stumble Out
Come and learn the basics of tarot and cold reading
Meet the Guide Dogs
24th November noon - 2pm
Students' Union Main Hall
Come and visit the guide dogs and owners coming onto campus to meet you
Toast
27th November 9pm - 3am
Medicine
RHSU's legendary value for money night out! Loads of drinks and food all for one single price - £1.50!
Santa Fun Run
3rd December 1pm - 3pm
Start at the Sports Centre Reception
The Santa Fun Run is back! Grab your free santa hat and run, walk or jog the 3km course
Toast
4th December 9pm - 3am
RHSU's legendary value for money night out! Loads of drinks and food all for one single price - £1.50!
Christmas Movie Night
5th December 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Founder's Main Lecture Theatre
Come and chill out for the evening and watch a Christmas movie
Education Council
24th January 6pm - 7pm
ALT1
Education Council is a body in which students meet and discuss work, campaigns and policy surrounding the educational experience of student.
Equalities Council
30th January 6pm - 7pm
Bourne Building Lecture Theatre 2
Equalities Council is a body in which students meet and discuss work, campaigns and policy surrounding various groups on campus.
Student Opportunities Council
1st February 6pm - 7pm
Windsor Auditorium
An opportunity to find out more about sports clubs, societies and media outlets.
Equalities Council
1st May 6pm - 7pm
Bourne Building Lecture Theatre 2
Equalities Council is a body in which students meet and discuss work, campaigns and policy surrounding various groups on campus
Student Opportunities Council
3rd May 6pm - 7pm
Windsor Auditorium
An opportunity to find out more about sports clubs, societies and media outlets.
Education Council
9th May 6pm - 7pm
ALT1
Education Council is a body in which students meet and discuss work, campaigns and policy surrounding the educational experience of students.