Student events

Our student events calendar will help you find events taking place throughout the semester. From meeting new people to developing skills, there are a variety of events taking place across the University. We've hand-picked some of the highlights that we think you will find interesting and useful.

Unless specified otherwise, events are suitable for all undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Got a student event you would like to be added? Contact the Student Experience Projects Team.

Happening this month

Daily and regular events

Winterbourne Garden

Daily, 10:30-16:00 (last entry 15:30), Winterbourne House and Garden, Edgbaston Park Road

Suitable for all students.

We are pleased that the Winterbourne garden can remain open under government guidelines. Explore the Edwardian Arts and Crafts garden, lovingly created by the homeowners Margaret and John Nettlefield. Discover the garden's treasures, find a place to relax, and take in the views across the hidden Edgbaston pool.

Entry to the garden is free with your student ID card (and for your children under 16).

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Pause@Uob drop-ins

Monday - Friday, 10:00-17:00, by phone

Suitable for students up to their 25th birthday.

Pause@UoB are an NHS-backed initiative that offers you emotional support right here on campus, led by our friendly team of qualified therapists, practitioners and trained volunteers. During the current national lockdown period, Pause@UoB are continuing to offer a telephone support service. We hope to return to face-to-face services as soon as we are able to.

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Regular prayer and worship

The Multi-Faith Chaplaincy are providing regular opportunities for collective prayer and worship across various faith traditions, both in person and online. Subscribe to the weekly Multi-Faith Chaplaincy newsletter to find out what is happening each week.

Subscribe to the newsletter

Christian Midday Prayer

Mondays (term-time), 12:30-13:00, live online event

Join the Christian chaplains from the Multi-Faith Chaplaincy for a midday prayer each Monday throughout Semester Two. Please email Reverend Mindy Bell for the Zoom link to join.

Email Rev'd Mindy

Wednesday Prayer

Wednesdays until 31 March, 12:30-12:45, live broadcast

Join the Christian chaplains throughout the season of Lent for a time of prayer. You can watch live on Facebook, or come back to it at a time that suits you.

Friday Prayers

Fridays, 12:45-13:00 and 13:20-13:35, Multi-Faith Chaplaincy at St Francis Hall (Edgbaston Campus)

The Multi-Faith Chaplaincy will be holding Salatul Jum’uah (The Friday Prayer) each week for students and staff. Two timeslots are available and spaces must be booked in advance. Please ensure you have read and understood the guidelines in before booking your slot.

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Sunday Mass

Sundays, from 12:00 at St Francis Hall and from 18:00 at Newman House

Join our Catholic Chaplains for a New Roman Catholic Sunday Mass, with two services each Sunday. Please contact Fr Kensy Jospeh SJ or Sr Dr Una Coogan for details.

Contact Fr Kensy

Contact Sr Una

Events this week

Check out Spring into Summer for all the latests activitives on campus and online.

University events calendar

Visit the University events calendar for the full range of public lectures, seminars, conferences and exhibitions taking place at the University.

You can directly view the Careers Network and University Graduate School events listings. You can also sign up to the Multi-Faith Chaplaincy newsletter to receive weekly updates about events and activities, including regular services and worship.

Student Group events

Many of our students groups and societies are running events online. You can browse the list of student groups and visit the Guild of Students' events page to find out what's happening.

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