Refresh Week

Monday 6 to Sunday 12 February

Not just for Freshers, Refresh Week will provide all students with the opportunity to see what The SU has to offer. With a variety of activities on the agenda, from student group fairs, sports and societies taster sessions to development opportunities, and extra social events, there is something for everyone.

The events list can be found below, but you can also check out a huge range of 'Give a Go' sessions put on by our student groups here.

Mon 6th February

The SU Vintage Fair
10am - 5pm
The SU
Who doesn’t love a bargain? Come and see what can be found in the vintage fair on campus, including many well-known brands.
Refresh Week
Bath University Yoga Society (BUYS) Independent Yoga Session
11am - noon
The Edge Dance Studio
This free Refresh taster is a chilled session where you can go at your own pace and move your body however feels best for you. Music will be played and you will get the chance to meet some of your fellow yogis! So grab a mat, relax, and flow!
Refresh Week | Give it a go | The Edge | Free
Bars Double Down
7pm - 11pm
The Plug
Every Monday get 2-4-1 on selected doubles
Refresh Week
Canoe Club Canoe Club Taster
9pm - 10pm
STV Pool
Come along for a free taster session to give kayaking a go! Will require a swim test
Student Group | Refresh Week | Give it a go | Free

Tue 7th February

The SU PG Morning Mixer
9am - 10am
The Plug
Meet new people and make ever lasting connections.
Postgraduate Event | Refresh Week | Postgraduate
The SU Street Food Market
10am - 5pm
Chancellors Green
Leave your lunch at home! The Street Food Market is back for Refresh Week!
Refresh Week
The SU Vintage Fair
10am - 5pm
The SU
Who doesn’t love a bargain? Come and see what can be found in the vintage fair on campus, including many well-known brands.
Refresh Week
Rounders Rounders - Give it a Go Session
2pm - 3:30pm
Astro 1
Join us for our Rounders taster sessions, open to players of all abilities. Whether it's your first time playing Rounders, or you haven't played since primary school, we'd love for you to join us :)
Student Group | Refresh Week | Wellbeing - Move | Give it a go | Free | Postgraduate
Dodgeball Dodgeball - Give it a Go Session
4pm - 6pm
Founder's Hall
Just rock up and join us in our dodgeball taster sessions for some dodge fun!
Refresh Week | Give it a go
Salsa Society Salsa Postgraduate Taster Session
5:45pm - 7pm
4W Atrium
Welcome to Salsa Soc! Come and try out salsa with fellow postgrads. Whether you’re an absolute beginner or an experienced dancer, there’s a place for you in our society. Our tasters are complete beginner friendly!
Postgraduate Event | Refresh Week | Give it a go | Free | Postgraduate
Meditation Society Meditation Society Taster - Give-it-a-go!
6:30pm - 7:30pm
CB 4.8
After hectic exam season, why not calm your mind with meditation? Come along to CB4.8 AT 6.30PM on Tuesdays to unwind. See you there!
Refresh Week | Give it a go | Free
Bars Plug Quiz
7pm - 10pm
The Plug & The Tub
Join us for Bath's largest Pub Quiz! Only £1 to enter with amazing prices to be won.
Refresh Week
Salsa Society Salsa - Give it a go!
7:15pm - 8:30pm
4W Atrium
Welcome to Salsa Soc! We introduce you to Latin dance styles such as Salsa and Bachata. Whether you’re an absolute beginner or an experienced dancer, there’s a place for you in our society. Our tasters are complete beginner friendly!
Free | Refresh Week | Give it a go
The SU Silent Disco
10pm - 2am
The Tub
2 DJs, one headset! Everyone's favourite the Silent Disco returns for Refresh!
Buy Tickets
Halls Event | Refresh Week

Wed 8th February

The SU SU Groups Fair
11am - 2pm
The SU Level 2
Come and chat with our amazing Student Groups! It's never too late to try something new.
Refresh Week
Tennis Tennis Taster Session
1pm - 4pm
Outdoor Tennis Courts
Taster recreational tennis session for all abilities, from beginners to competitive players. Rackets can be borrowed for those who don't have them. Come along for as long as you like, or all 3 hours!
Student Group | Refresh Week | Give it a go | Free
Bath University Yoga Society (BUYS) Taught Yoga Class
3pm - 4pm
The Loft, Dartmouth Avenue
This free Refresh taster class is a more structured yoga lesson. Whether you are a total beginner or have been practicing yoga for years, the class is suitable for anyone wanting the benefits of yoga in a warm and friendly environment!
Refresh Week | Give it a go | Dartmouth Avenue | Free
Arts Take a Break: Embroidered Tote Bags
6pm - 8pm
Event Space @ The Edge
Our Take A Break workshops are back! Join us at The Edge where you can embroider your own tote bag for the new semester!
Buy Tickets
Refresh Week | Wellbeing - Learn | The Edge | Sustainability | Ticketed
Jiu Jitsu Logo Jiu Jitsu Jiu Jitsu - Give it a go!
8pm - 9:30pm
STV Dojo
Want to learn about self defence, try something new and meet new people? Come try out Jiu Jitsu!!
Refresh Week | Give it a go
Bars SCORE
10pm - 2am
The Tub
Celebrate with your team mates after yet another victory, or commiserate after a rare defeat! The only place to be on a Wednesday night!
Refresh Week

Thu 9th February

The SU Morning Mixer
9am - 10am
The Plug
Meet new people and make ever lasting connections.
Refresh Week
Bath University Yoga Society (BUYS) Independent Yoga Session
10am - 11am
The Edge Dance Studio
This free Refresh taster is a chilled session where you can go at your own pace and move your body however feels best for you. Music will be played and you will get the chance to meet some of your fellow yogis! So grab a mat, relax, and flow!
Refresh Week | Give it a go | The Edge | Free
The SU SU Groups Fair
11am - 2pm
The SU Level 2
Come and chat with our amazing Student Groups! It's never too late to try something new.
Refresh Week
The SU Confidential Drug and Alcohol Advice
noon - 2pm
The Students' Union Building
Members of the local DHI team will be in the SU to offer free and confidential help with drug or alcohol issues, including advice on reagent drug testing kits.
Refresh Week | Wellbeing - Learn | Free
Rounders Rounders - Give it a Go Session
1pm - 2:30pm
Astro 1
Join us for our Rounders taster sessions, open to players of all abilities. Whether it's your first time playing Rounders, or you haven't played since primary school, we'd love for you to join us :)
Student Group | Refresh Week | Wellbeing - Move | Give it a go | Free | Postgraduate
Hall Committees Housemate Finder
2pm - 4pm
Event Space, The Edge
Looking for Housemates? Come along, Everyone welcome!
Free | Halls Event | Refresh Week | The Edge
The SU Bath Active Yoga
4pm - 5pm
The Edge - Dance Studio
Join us for a Bath Active Yoga session in The Edge Dance Studio
Refresh Week | Give it a go
BURBAN logo of air baby BURBAN Dance Society BURBAN Dance Society Taster Session
5pm - 7pm
The Dance Studio, The Edge
Welcome to BURBAN! We are a dance society that offers a variety of street styles for all levels, from complete beginners to advanced dancers. Our taster is a great opportunity to see what we are all about!
Give it a go | Refresh Week
Crochet Society Crochet Give it a Go
5pm - 7pm
1W 2.104
Learn the basics of crochet and make your own scrunchie!
Student Group | Refresh Week | Wellbeing - Learn | Give it a go | Free
Arts Scratch Night
7:30pm - 10pm
Event Space, The Edge
Sign up to perform in our Scratch Night, or come along to support performing arts in the Edge.
Refresh Week | The Edge | Free
Bars Mixology
8pm - midnight
The Plug & The Tub
Two for One on all Cocktails!
Refresh Week

Fri 10th February

Bath Space Society (SpaceSoc) Stargazing and Telescope Workshop
6:15am - 8:05am
Meeting outside the SU
Have a go at finding celestial objects with our two telescopes!
Refresh Week | Give it a go | Free
The SU Refresh Fair
11am - 3pm
SU Student Centre Level 2
Meet local and national companies, take advantage of new opportunities and find out what's happening locally! As always there will be FREE pizza!
Refresh Week
Bars Weekend Warm Up
4pm - 8pm
The Plug & The Tub
The only place to start your weekend. Pints of selected beers and cider from £2.10 or selected soft drinks from £1.
Refresh Week
Jiu Jitsu Logo Jiu Jitsu Jiu Jitsu - Give it a go!
6pm - 8pm
STV Dojo
Want to learn about self defence, try something new and meet new people? Come try out Jiu Jitsu!!
Refresh Week | Give it a go
Bars Friday Night Fever
8pm - midnight
The Plug
Enjoy 2-4-1 on selected Gin and Rum. A perfect start to the weekend!
Refresh Week

Sat 11th February

Bars Ireland Vs France(6 Nations)
2:15pm - 3:45pm
The Plug
Watch the six nations on the big screen!
Watch Live Sport | Refresh Week
Bars Scotland Vs Wales(6 Nations)
4:45pm - 6:15pm
The Plug and The Tub
Watch the six nations on the big screen!
Watch Live Sport | Refresh Week
Bars Bournemouth vs Newcastle (Premier League)
5:30pm - 7:30pm
The Student Centre
Watch the match on the big screen in the Student Centre.
Watch Live Sport | Refresh Week
Bars Peachy Saturdays
10:30pm - 3am
The Plug & The Tub
The biggest and only place to be in Bath on a Saturday night, 1200+ students, the cheapest Saturday drinks deals in the city. One room of Charts, one room of RnB/HipHop!
Refresh Week

Sun 12th February

Mountaineering Sunday Walk - Little Solsbury Hill
10:30am - 2:30pm
Outside the library
Join us for a Sunday Walk to Little Solsbury Hill. Meet us outside the Library at 10:30 for this walk with great views.
Student Group | Refresh Week | Wellbeing - Move | Give it a go | Free | Postgraduate
Bars Pizza and Boardgames
6:30pm - 10:30pm
The Plug
Whether you’re an avid gamer or looking to play a good old fashioned game of monopoly with your flat mates, we have you covered. With fabulous pizza meal deals on offer!
Refresh Week

Tue 14th February

Rounders Rounders - Give it a Go Session
2pm - 3:30pm
Astro 1
Join us for our Rounders taster sessions, open to players of all abilities. Whether it's your first time playing Rounders, or you haven't played since primary school, we'd love for you to join us :)
Wellbeing - Move | Give it a go | Free | Postgraduate | Student Group | Refresh Week
Bath Sport Management Society Southampton F.C. Director of Football, Matt Crocker, Talk and Q&A
5:15pm - 6:15pm
CB 3.9 (Chancellor's Building)
Talk and Q&A with the Director of Football Operations at Southampton F.C., ex-Academy Manager of Southampton F.C and Cardiff City F.C.! This event is free, sign up on our website!
Student Group | Refresh Week | Give it a go | Free
Meditation Society Meditation Society Taster - Give-it-a-go!
6:30pm - 7:30pm
CB 4.8
After hectic exam season, why not calm your mind with meditation? Come along to CB4.8 AT 6.30PM on Tuesdays to unwind. See you there!
Refresh Week | Give it a go | Free

Thu 16th February

Rounders Rounders - Give it a Go Session
1pm - 2:30pm
Astro 1
Join us for our Rounders taster sessions, open to players of all abilities. Whether it's your first time playing Rounders, or you haven't played since primary school, we'd love for you to join us :)
Postgraduate Event | Refresh Week | Wellbeing - Move | Give it a go | Free