International students*
* This is just indicates that an event is specifically aimed at international students, and everyone is very welcome to attend any of the events.
If a location is not confirmed in advance, please check back here on the day since we may only be able to confirm a few hours before.
Zoom Meet-up

Mon & Thu until 7th Oct
5:00pm

Get to know other international freshers, with a twice weekly Zoom chat!

Portsmouth trip

Fri 10th Sept

A day away in Portsmouth, and a great chance to explore outside of the Southampton area.

Titanic walk & Tea

Fri 17th Sept

A walking tour round Southampton viewing the various memorials dedicated to the Titanic and other places of interest.

Mayflower Picnic

Sat 18th Sept
2:30pm

A Picnic in Watts park, with food provided. Another great opportunity to get to know each other. Meet outside the library SO14 7LW.

New Forest trip

Sat 25th Sept

A trip to the beautiful New Forest national park, with the potential to see some of the wildlife.

SUCU Bake-off

Mon 27th Sept
7:00pm

Come along to meet lots of other people, eat some cake, and take part in different bake off style challenges. There will be CU member judges to determine who can create the best showstopper! This will be a super chilled evening to have some fun and get creative! Meet outside building 32.

Wessex Walk

Tue 28th Sept
2:30pm

Join us for a walk to discover the parks, woodlands and riverside within walking distance of the Wessex Lane Halls of Residence. We will meet outside the Reception at 2.30pm and be back around 5pm. Do contact us beforehand if you would like to let us know that you are planning to join us and would like a contact telephone number.

Scavenger Hunt

Tue 28th Sept
1:00pm

This is scavenger hunt to go round Southampton, make it to the correct marker points in your team, in the shortest time to win the prize! A great way to get to know where everything is in Southampton, meet different people, and hopefully win! Meet at Highfield interchange (the bus stops in the middle of campus).

Quiz Night

Wed 29th Sept
7:00pm

There will be food provided as well (TBC…) so get ready for a night to test your knowledge, enjoy some food, and meet lots of different people. Join us in 02/5053 (there will be someone outside to help direct you).

Ceilidh

Thu 30th Sept
7:00pm

This is an evening of live music and dancing along with mocktails and canapes. You don’t need to be able to dance to come along as there will be plenty of time to just mingle and chat. Join us at Highfield Church.

Games on the common

Sat 2nd Sept
2:30pm

This is a time to meet others, and play some games on the common including spike ball, volley ball and frisbee. As well as there being picnic blankets to sit and chat. Hopefully the sun will be out, so should be a lovely afternoon! We'll meet in the field just past the underpass (map).

Church Search

Sun 3rd & 10th Oct
8:30am

This is a chance to meet the student workers and other students at the local churches here in Southampton, and then be able to try out different ones. There will be breakfast provided and students to walk with you to the different venues. Meet in the Faith and Reflection centre (Nuffield Theatre Cafe, B6).

You Belong talks

Sun 7th, 14th & 21st Oct
7:30pm

Have questions or worries about moving to university? A series of talks looking at how Christianity relates to ‘You Belong’, ‘You Matter’ and ‘You're not Alone’.

Year-long events

iCafé

Mon
7:30pm

iCafé is a virtual café for all international students studying in Southampton and at WSA.

Impact Groups

Tue
7:30pm

The first one of the year is a BBQ on 27th Sept at 5:00pm.
Impact groups are a great way of getting to know people in your halls, play games and to learn about the Bible together.

Unite

Fri
7:30pm

Every Friday night, we come together from across Southampton to Unite, to worship God, pray, and learn how to apply the Bible to our lives as students, online. Join us early at 6:00pm for Pre-Unite Pizza at St Alban's Church! For Unite itself, we'll be meeting in 67/1037