Key contacts and dates

Key contacts and dates

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Birmingham Freshers' Event

Key contacts

Organisers are welcome to contact the relevant team for help and support.

Groups based in the USA and Canada:
Elizabeth Healey
Cambridge in America

All other Groups: 
Bridget Van Emmenis and India Thompson
University Alumni Engagement team
+44 (0)1223 332288

Key dates 2019

  • March: Groups are invited to host Freshers' Events
  • April to Friday 16 August: organisers register their events
  • TBC: first deadline for registering events to ensure maximum publicity and help to recruit volunteers
  • Monday 29 July to Tuesday 6 August and Friday 9 August to Thursday 15 August: no UK events, as stipulated by UCAS
  • August and September: Freshers' Events take place around the world
  • TBC: final deadline for registering events
  • within two weeks of event: deadline for organisers to submit their attendee data (entry to prize draw if submitted within seven days)
  • Tuesday 8 October: term starts
  • by end December: attendee feedback circulated to organisers