Freshers' Week is run by De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) and is here to welcome you to DMU and kickstart your University life! During Freshers’ Week we will be hosting a range of events & activities for you to get involved in, meet new people and have fun. Club Nights, Movies, Games, Food, Freebies and Prizes are just a few of the things on offer this Freshers so don't miss out!

Freshers' Week Wristbands

Wristbands are on sale now and grant you access to a range of events throughout the week. Tickets for individual events will be put on sale closer to Freshers Week. You must be logged in to make a purchase. Register or sign in using the links below.

Freshers Registration

Existing Students' Log In

 
Wristbands are no longer on sale through our website. Please head down to the campus centre where you can purchase your wristband.
 

 

Individual Ticket Sales

For those who only want to attend some of the nightlife events, individual tickets for our nightlife events can be bought from UniVibe. Individual Ticket Sales Wristband purchases guarantee you entry to all of our nightlife events at the best value.

 

Alton Towers Ticket - 03.10.21

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Price: £40.00
Grab your ticket and tag along for a day of thrills at Alton Towers Theme Park with attractions such as Congo River Rapids, The Smiler, Nemesis, Oblivion, The Wicker Man and more. Includes travel and entrance.

Freshers' Week Events Guide

Freshers week is packed with loads of activities, fairs, events and entertainment - all organised by your students’ union to help you settle in to your new university. Here is your guide to what’s on.

Freshers Events Guide



FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions about Freshers' Week
What is Freshers Week at DMU?
Freshers Week for De Montfort University is run by De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) and is here to welcome you to DMU and help you settle in to University life!

 

During Freshers’ Week we will be hosting a range of events & activities for you to get involved in, meet new people.
When does Freshers’ Week Start?
Freshers will begin on Friday 24th September 2021
What is happening during Freshers' Week?
Our full event guide is available now.

 

Club Nights, Movies, Games, Food, Freebies and Prizes are just a few of the things on offer this Freshers so don't miss out!
Where can I get Wristbands / Tickets for Freshers’ Week?
Get your Freshers Wristband.

 

Wristbands are the cheapest and best possible way of accession all of our events and activities throughout Freshers’ Week and they sell out every year. We recommend you purchase your wristband as soon as possible to avoid missing out.

 

Individual Event Tickets will be released on 1st September 2021.
When do I get my Wristband?
Wristbands can be collected from the Students’ Union during Freshers’ Week. The Collection time for Wristbands will be 10AM until 4PM beginning on Friday 24th September everyday up until Thursday 30th September 2021.
Where is the Students’ Union?
You can find us in the Campus Centre building - right in the heart of campus! Our Address is…

 

Campus Centre Building
Mill Lane
Leicester
LE2 7DR

 

DSU staff will be wearing teal t-shirts and will be there to welcome you, tell you everything DSU has to offer and help you in any way we can! UniVibe staff will be wearing black t-shirts and can help you with any event related questions you may have.
How can I keep up to date with what is happening?
We highly recommend you connect with our various social media feeds to keep up with everything taking place throughout Freshers this year.

 

Facebook

 

Instagram

 

Snapchat

 

Can I bring a non student friend or family member to events?
Due to limited capacities, we try to ensure priority is given to Students of De Montfort University to attend events taking place throughout Freshers Week. We appreciate that coming to university can be daunting and you may feel more comfortable with someone you know coming along therefore we do allow a +1 guest to events where individual tickets are available. Your guest will need valid ID as well as an Advance Ticket to attend events with you. Your guest will need to be signed in with Security prior to entry and they will be your responsibility throughout the event.
Will Photo ID be required to attend events?
All events where Alcohol is available will require a valid form of Photo ID. You must bring either a Passport, Drivers License or ID Card that has the Pass Hologram located on it. Photocopies or Pictures will not be accepted.
I’ve decided to defer my entry or attend another University, How can I refund my Wristband Purchase?
You can contact us via e-mail at dsucomms@dmu.ac.uk and we can process your refund. The request for a refund must be made before Friday 10th September 2021.
COVID-19 Disclaimer
If the government roadmap is pushed back or re-imposed meaning that events can’t go ahead then please rest assured that full refunds will be given to everyone who has purchased an official wristband from the DSU website.


Wristband Promise

You can purchase your freshers wristband and relax, knowing you've secured your place at the biggest & best events in Leicester this September. The only way to guarantee you get entry into all of Freshers' Week main events is with a wristband! Official Wristbands will be available via the Students' Union website ONLY! These sell out every year & we encourage you to get yours early to avoid missing out!

 


COVID-19 Disclaimer

If the government guidance changes meaning the events can't happen then please rest assured that full refunds will be given to everyone who has purchased an official wristband from the DSU website.