Orientation

We hope you are looking forward to joining us in Coventry! To help you meet other new students and settle into life in the UK, we’ve put together a range of orientation events, activities and trips that you can attend.

Take a look at the full schedule below in their respective area: International Office, Square One, FutureLets, CUSU and the Library.

 

International Office Events

Date Time Location Event
10 September 12:00- 14:00 Student Centre Coventry Food Tour
10 September 18:00-20:00 The CycleWorks British Culture Quiz Night
11 September 12:00-18:00 Coventry Train Station Birmingham Trip
12 September 13:00-14:00 Student Centre Language Quiz with Linguae Mundi
12 September 17:00-19:00 Square One Speed Networking
13 September 14:30-17:00 Library Entrance Afternoon Tea with Global Cafe
14 September 13:00-17:00 The Tank FAH Drop In Session
14 September 13:00-17:00 William Morris Building FBL Drop In Session
14 September 13:00-17:00 ECB1 and John Laing Building EEC Drop In Session
14 September 13:00-17:00 Alison Gingell Building HLS Drop In Session
19 and 25 September 14:00-18:00 IKEA Coventry IKEA Student Event
12 October 8:30-21:00 Coventry Sports Centre Trip to Cardiff
24 October 18:30-21:00 Coventry Cathedral International Formal Welcome
26 October 9:00-19:00 Coventry Sports Centre Trip to Cambridge

Square One Events

Date Time Location Event
7 September 19:30-22:00 Square One Comedy Central Live
18 September 19:00-22:00 Square One Comedy Hypnotist
24 September TBC Square One Movie Night

FutureLets Events

Date Time Location Event
7 September 17:00-19:00 TBC Pizza Evening- Introduction to Halls
9 September 14:00 Priory Hall Tourist2Local tour
10 September 17:00-20:00 Godiva Place Games Night
11 September 18:00-21:00 Godiva Place Karaoke Night
12 September 18:00-21:00 Bishop Gate Games Night
13 September 17:00-20:00 Godiva Place BBQ
13 September TBC Bishop Gate CUSU Societies Introduction
14 September 17:00-22:00 Bishop Gate Welcome Evening Party
15 September 8:00-12:00 The Cycle Works Tea and Toast
16 September 18:00-20:00 The Cycle Works Chocolate Fondue
18 September 17:00-20:00 Godiva Place Games Night
18 September 17:00-20:00 Priory Hall  CUSU Roadshow
19 September 17:00-22:00 Godiva Place CUSU Roadshow
19 September 17:00-22:00 Priory Hall  BBQ
20 September 17:00-19:00 Bishop Gate CUSU Roadshow
20 September 18:00-21:00 Godiva Place Karaoke
21 September 10:00-14:00 Priory Hall Birmingham Sea Life Centre
23 September 19:00-22:00 Godiva Place Movie Night
24 September 10:00-15:00 Coventry City Centre Coventry Monopoly
25 September 18:00-20:00 Singer Hall Games Night
25 September 17:00-19:00 The Cycle Works CUSU Roadshow
26 September 18:00-21:00 Bishop Gate Bingo
27 September 17:00 TBC Tourist2Local tour
28 September 8:30-21:00 Coventry Sports Centre Trip to London
29 September 18:00 Teezers Golf Golf Tournament
13 October 10:00-18:00 Priory Hall Alton Towers Scarefest
19 October 10:00-16:00 Priory Hall Warwick Castle
20 October 9:00-17:00 Priory Hall Trip to Oxford

CUSU Events

For more information on these events, visit CUSU Events.

Date Time Location Event
8 September 11:00-15:00 Coventry City Centre HSBC UK Let's Ride Coventry
15 September 17:00-00:00 Kasbah Welcome Day Party
16 September 11:00-16:30 The Hub Welcome and Community Fair
17 September 11:00-16:30 The Hub Freebie Fair
17 September 20:00-23:00 Drapers Rep Quiz
18 September 11:00-16:30 The Hub Sports Fair
19 September 11:00-16:30 The Hub Societies Fair
20 September 11:00-16:30 The Hub Information Fair
25 September 11:00-16:30 The Hub Sports and Societies Fair
27 September 19:00-23:00 The Hub Communities Open Mic Social
2 October 18:00-21:00 Coventry City Centre Student Shopping Night

 

Library Events

Date Time Location Event
9-13 September (daily) 14:00 Library Reception Library Tour
11 September 13:00-16:00 The Grass- Library Games Afternoon
13 September 14:30-17:00 Library Entrance Afternoon Tea with Global Cafe
23 September 14:00-16:00 Postgraduate Reading Room- Library Afternoon Tea for Postgraduates
2 October 13:00-14:30 DMLL Teaching Room Dogs in Library
7 October 13:00 The Grass- Library Mario Kart Tournament
11 October 13:00 Teaching Room 3- Library Super Smash Bros Tournament
23 October  11:00-14:00 DMLL Teaching Room- Library Animals in the Library