Residence life events dartmoor

Feel part of the community

Moving away from home can be daunting, but here at Residence Life, we want you to feel right at home! Being part of a community can help you to settle in quicker and that is why we arrange regular events for you to attend. It is a fantastic way to meet new people and to have fun with friends you've already made. The events are hosted by our friendly Halls Team.
Who can attend?
  • any resident living in our halls
  • individuals
  • groups.
Where are the events held?
  • in our halls of residence
  • around campus
  • day trips off campus.
How can I sign up to events?
Events are listed on the website and on our halls of residence Facebook pages – find your Facebook group by discovering our resources for residents. Most events are free of charge and some day trips are low cost. Please see each individual event description for details.
aqua park square
'Total Wipeout'-style aqua park trip
Ring-Tailed Lemur, Paignton Zoo
Local zoo visits
Watching live sports matches
Sports activities
Taking part in sporting activities
Adrenalin Quarry
Adventure activities
Ice skating
Ice skating
Countryside visits

Enjoy a vibrant social programme during your year in halls

“Residence Life events are a fantastic way to make new friends in halls. The summer BBQ was a fabulous way to end our time in halls, we got to enjoy the free food and catch-up with everyone we’d met.”

Francis Drake resident

Quiz night
Quiz Night
Campus/city tours
City/campus tours
Meet and greet
Meet and greet
Movie nights
Movie nights
Fun days
Fun days