Arrivals Festival.

  • Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 September 

    There is something for everyone during the arrivals festival, from club nights and alcohol-free social activities to the Brookes Union "Welcome to Brookes" event on Saturday night.


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    Brookes Union Welcome Event - free food and music 

    (Saturday 14 September ,17.00 - 21.00 Central Courtyard, Headington Campus)

    If you are living in Halls your ticket to this event will be in your Welcome booklet which you will receive when you arrive. If you live outside of halls then you can come to the Reception for New Students, in the John Henry Brookes Building (Headington Campus), and we will give you a Welcome booklet which will include your ticket.


    Forum Fair (John Henry Brookes Building) 13.00 – 17.00

    • Explore how you can make the most of your time at Brookes and find out about the support we can give you including study skills, wellbeing and Careers .

    Wristband Collection. (Union Square - John Henry Brookes Building) 12.00 - 17.00

    • Pick up your pre-purchased Ox Events wristbands for Freshers' Week. Buy your wristband from: theoxevents.com