freshers' fayres and funds 2017

Society freshers' week information

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

We’re already so excited for Freshers' Week 2017 and to welcoming you in September to Your Union. 

Orientation/Freshers' Week will run from the Saturday 9th September to Sunday 17th September. The Freshers Fayre will be held on Sunday 17th September. 


the freshers' fayre

The Freshers' Fayre will take place on the Sunday of Freshers' Week (17th September 2017) 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.  

Applications for this years fayre have now closed. 

If any student groups have questions please email; external organisations should contact 


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 has now passed but if you have a question please email freshersweek@ - room booking requests will be dealt with in July. 


the charitable and volunteering fayre

The Fayre will take place on Thursday 14th September between 11am and 1pm. 

The Charitable and Volunteering Fayre is coordinated by the Charities Campaign. All queries should be directed to Niamh McGurk on

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 submissions are now passed. If you have any questions email freshersweek@


If you have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to email Charlotte Flatley on

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