Master Pass: The Ultimate Freshers’ Experience
Party animal? We’ve got the perfect Freshers’ lined up for you! For only £80* (save a massive £25) our Master Pass gives you access to 12 of the biggest Freshers’ events in Southampton.
With our Master Pass, you’ll gain entry to:
Freshers’ Welcome Parties
We’re kick-starting the year with our famous Welcome Parties. Spread over three days, the Welcome Party you attend will depend on which Halls you’re living in. This is the perfect way for you to mix and mingle with your fellow residents.
- Welcome Party 1 – Saturday 23 September, 21:00 – 02:00, the Union (for Archers Road (Romero) / Chamberlain (South Hill & Chamberlain) / Erasmus Park / Monte Halls One and Three / Private Rented)
- Welcome Party 2 – Sunday 24 September, 21:00 – 02:00, the Union (for Archers Road (Gately) / Chamberlain (Hartley Grove) / Mayflower / Monte Two and Four)
Welcome Party 3 – Monday 25 September, 21:00 – 02:00, the Union (for Connaught / City Gateway / Glen Eyre / Highfield / Liberty Point)
Head out into the city and experience all the very best nightlife Southampton has to offer, all in one night! Which one you go to depends on what Halls you’re in.
- Monday 25 September, 21:00 – 03:00, Bedford Place (for Archers Rd, Chamberlain, Mayflower, Monte, Private Rented)
- Tuesday 26 September, 21:00 – 03:00, Bedford Place (for Connaught, Erasmus Park, Gateway, Glen Eyre, Highfield, Liberty Point)
Our sell-out comedy evening is back! We’ve got a hilarious line-up of professional comedians who will provide you with an evening of fun and giggles at the Union. Laughter Lounges are allocated by which Halls you’re in.
- Tuesday 26 September 2017, 19:00 – 20:30 (for Archers Rd, Chamberlain, Private Rented) and 21:00 – 22:30 (for Mayflower, Monte) the Union – with comedians Paul McCaffrey, Kelly Convey, Dave Fulton
- Thursday 28 September 2017, 19:00 – 20:30 (for Connaught, Gateway, Glen Eyre) and 21:00 – 22:30 (for Erasmus Park, Highfield, Liberty Point) the Union – with comedians Suzi Ruffell, George Lewis, Adam Hess
Hit Oceana for all the best club anthems, cheesy tunes and one of the biggest ‘student only’ parties in Southampton! This is not allocated by Halls, so you can have your pick, or go to all three. You’ll get free access to this one before 23:00 with your Master Pass, or 50% off entry before midnight.
- Wednesday 27 September, 21:00 – 04:00
- Wednesday 04 October, 21:00 – 04:00
- Wednesday 11 October, 21:00 – 04:00
Prepare for glow sticks and glitter galore! Join us at the Union for a neon themed night and let your hair down with your new pals. Which U-Neon party you attend depends on which Halls you are in, we will announce this soon and our Halls reps will have further information when you arrive, too.
- U-Neon Party 1: Friday 29 September 22:00 – 02:00, the Union (for Archers Rd, Chamberlain, Mayflower, Monte, Private Rented)
- U-Neon Party 2: Saturday 30 September 22:00 – 02:00, the Union (for Connaught, Erasmus Park, Gateway, Glen Eyre, Highfield, Liberty Point)
Get your rave on with a huge student night, full of the best tunes and student-friendly drink prices.
- Sunday 01 October, 22:30 – 04:00, Switch Southampton
It would be a sin to miss this one! Join us as we dance the night away at Switch. This is not allocated by Halls, so you can have your pick, or go to both. Your Master Pass will give you free entry before midnight.
- Tuesday 03 October
- Tuesday 10 October
This is the highlight of Freshers’! Get dressed up in all your finery for the most glamorous night of Freshers’ and enjoy all the surprises and entertainment we have lined up for you.
- Saturday 07 October, 21:00 – 03:00, the Union
Acts at Freshers’ Ball include:
Big Night Out
No need to worry about what to wear for this one, as we’ll provide you with a t-shirt which will gain you entry to 9 of the best bars and clubs the city has to offer.
- Thursday 12 October, 22:00 – 04:00, Bedford Place
You can get your hands on a Master Pass from our Box Office website. Tickets are also available to buy individually. If this doesn’t sound like the pass for you, check out what our Variety Pass has to offer. Head over to our Official University of Southampton Freshers’ 2017 Facebook event to to keep up-to-date with everything.
*We have a limited number of Early Bird Passes for £80, so be sure to get yours before they increase to £85 (that £5 saving could buy you a drink, or two!)