Freshers' Week 2018

Freshers' Week 2018

We are looking for Freshers' Week Volunteers! Find out more by emailing orient@.

We’re already so excited for Freshers' Week of 2018 and to welcoming you in September to Your Union. 

Orientation/Freshers' Week will run from Saturday 8th September to Sunday 16th September. The Freshers Fayre will be held on Sunday 16th September. 


The Freshers' Fayre

The Freshers' Fayre will take place on the Sunday of Freshers' Week (16th September 2018) between 11am and 5pm. The vast majority of our affiliated societies will be there and keen to impress, so drop in and see the huge range of activities you can get involved in.  

To request a stall, you must complete this form. The Deadline for requesting a stall is Monday 16th July 2018.  We shall inform you of whether or not you have been successful in securing a space in August 2018.

If any student groups have questions please email freshersweek@; external organisations should book through sadesign@


Affiliated Society Event Submissions

If your affiliated society is planning to put on an event, you must complete this form as soon as possible

This will place your event in the Univeristy App. 

The deadline for this form is the 16th July. If you require a room in the Students' Assocaition please email freshersweek@ - room booking requests will be dealt with in July. 


The Charitable and Volunteering Fayre

The Fayre will take place on Thursday 13th September between 11am and 1pm. 

The Charitable and Volunteering Fayre is coordinated by the Charities Campaign. All queries should be directed to charitysocs@.

To request a space please apply here

There will be a large number of affiliated societies, as well as some external organisations. St Andrews has a really active charitable and volunteering presence, so this is the perfect opportunity to see what you can get involved with. 


Freshers' Fund

The Freshers' Fund is money allocated to kick-starting societies activities at the start of the academic year - primarily being used to pay for Freshers' Week events. It is open to all affiliated societies and is given out at the discretion of the Director of Student Development and Activities.

The maximum amount given to any one society is £250. One budget form should be submitted for every individual event. 

Deadline for submission is August 1st. You can find the application form here

If you have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to email the Director of Student Dvelopment and Activites via dosda@