Your Birmingham experience

We are committed to making sure that you get the full university experience at Birmingham. 

Spring into Summer @UoB

From Monday 19 April the University will be running Spring into Summer @UoB, a range of outdoor activities such as table tennis, mini golf and arts and crafts, there will also be outdoor dining with several food stalls in University Square. All activities are Covid-19 secure. 

Spring into Summer @UoB

Guild of Students

Our Guild of Students is home to over 300 student clubs and societies, so whether you are interested in baking, skydiving, singing, sports, politics or food - you are sure to find the perfect group for you, many societies will be running online/virtual events. You can join a student group at any point in the year and each group will host its own calendar of events and activities.  See what other virtual events you can get involved with at the Guild of Students.  

Online events for students

The University has a range of events for students including events focusing on wellbeing, fitness, career development and social. See the full list of virtual events. 

Staying active

UB Sport and Fitness

UB Sport and Fitness and Tiverton Gyms have now re-opened, the latest information on on memberships, bookings and virtual classes can be found on the UB Sport and Fitness website. You can also take part in pay as you go outdoor sports sessions and virtual workouts and classes with the home workout hub.

Walking routes near campus

It’s important to ensure you get regular exercise for your wellbeing. When you return to Birmingham, these walking routes are a great way to get exercise and fresh air. Birmingham has more than 500 parks, so why not use the Find A Park tool to see what we have on offer. 

View the walking routes around the Vale and Selly Oak.

University Music

The Latest information on the Music society can be found on the University music webpages

Explore Campus and Birmingham

Although there are currently restrictions across the city and the UK, there's still alot you can see and do virtually, you can experience the fantastic culture, sights and sounds from the comfort of your room.  With companies such as the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Royal Shakespeare Company and Aston Villa Football Club offering virtual tours and entertainment. You can also explore campus with the virtual campus tour

See what online events and cultural activities you can get involved in.

Food and drink on campus

The latest opening times for outlets are set out below.  

Catering opening hours on campus and the Vale Village
 Outlet  Opening times from 6 January 2021
 Main Campus (take away plus click and collect only)  Monday - Friday
 Medical School  9.00am - 5.00pm
 Library  9.00am - 4.30pm
 Costa Bramall  8.00am - 4.00pm
 Costa University Centre  8.00am - 4.30pm
 Starbucks Muirhead Tower  8.00am - 5.00pm
 Starbucks Pavillion  8.30am - 4.00pm
 Research Park  8.30am - 4.00pm
 Food Court (Cafe Go and Go Mex)  Closed
 The Vale Village  
 The Melt  10.30am - 6.30pm
 Infusion  4.30pm - 9.00pm
 Costcutter  8.00am - 8.00pm



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