3 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About SUSU

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Sure, you’ve got plenty to learn about your Students’ Union, but here’s the things you won’t find anywhere else in your Welcome Pack…

Forget the Hogwarts Basilisk…

We’ve got a legend to rival that. Here at SUSU we’ve got our very own cat, but as she enters her twilight years (no one knows her exact age!) she is becoming quite the local celebrity. Not only does she have  her own twitter account with more than 300 followers (Check out her tweets @Susuthecat) she recently featured on University Challenge as a lucky mascot, taking the University of Southampton team all the way through to the quarter finals!  Our local newspaper, The Daily Echo also did a profile on her in their pet pages – if you missed the article you can still read it here www.dailyecho.co.uk/news/11063408.Cat_with_own_Twitter_page/


Forget the clichés about student cuisine our resident chef, Luke Phillips at the Bridge used to work at the Michelin star Restaurant JSW! But don’t worry while the food is Michelin star quality the prices are still definitely student friendly.

Free condoms

Free condoms

At our reception you will always find loads of free condoms! We know that when it’s your first few weeks at uni you’re bound to want to try new things, but don’t make unsafe sex one of them! There is also easy access to local sexual health services, and you can find your nearest sexual health clinic online atwww.protectyourself.nhs.uk.

Bonus one –

Tunnel vision

we’ve also got a tunnel from building 40-42! Set yourself a challenge to see if you can find it by the end of Freshers’