Welcome to Give It A Go

Give it a Go is an events programme full of one-off activities for you to try while you are a student here at The University of Brighton.

Get involved and Give It A Go with exciting activities for all Brighton students and staff! Try something for the first time, meet new people, and gain experiences with activities from social sport sessions, to creative craft workshops, exciting day trips, discounted tickets, and lots more!




Wed 22nd September

Retro Gaming
22nd September 4pm - 8pm
Varley Park Halls (The Hub, Restaurant)
Brighton | Free | giag

Thu 23rd September

Retro Gaming
23rd September 4pm - 8pm
Moulsecoomb Campus (Mithras House, Canteen)
Brighton | Free | giag

Fri 24th September

Graffiti Workshop 24th September
24th September 2pm - 5pm
Moulsecoomb Campus
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Brighton | Free | giag

Mon 27th September

Retro Gaming
27th September 1pm - 5pm
Moulsecoomb Campus (Mithras House, Canteen)
Brighton | Free | giag
i360 Meet & Greet
27th September 6:30pm - 7:40pm
BA i360
Come and meet other new students on Brighton's biggest attraction the i360
Buy Tickets
Brighton | Free | giag

Tue 28th September

Eastbourne Freshers' Fair
28th September 11am - 3pm
Greynore at Eastbourne Campus
Free | giag
Graffiti Workshop 28th September
28th September 2pm - 5pm
Grand Parade Campus
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Brighton | Free | city | giag

Wed 29th September

Climbing Wall
29th September noon - 4pm
Brighton | Free | falmer | giag
Pottery and pints (SOLD OUT)
29th September 7:30pm - 8:30pm
The Shakespeare's Head
city | giag

Thu 30th September

Brighton Freshers Fair
30th September 11am - 4pm
Sport Brighton Sports Halls and Marquee at Falmer Campus
Free | giag
Stand up Paddle boarding EASTBOURNE
30th September 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Introductory session lead by Eastbourne based watersports company buzz active.
Buy Tickets
Eastbourne | Free | giag
Stand up Paddle boarding Eastbourne Session 2
30th September 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Second introductory session lead by Eastbourne based watersports company buzz active.
Buy Tickets
Eastbourne | Free | giag

Fri 1st October

Axe throwing
1st October 11am - 2:30pm
Eastbourne campus
Free | giag
Neon Crazy Golf
1st October 5pm - 7pm
Globalls, Brighton Marina
Buy Tickets
Brighton | Free | giag

Health & Safety

Our primary concern with any activity is to ensure it's safe so that all students can enjoy and have the best possible experience. In order for us to ensure we reduce the inherent risks involved with activities ask everyone to read and understand the Activities Health & Safety Document. Our risk assessments play a fundamental role in ensuring that we take into consideration all the needs of our participants, therefore please let us know of any disabilities or presenting issues ahead of the activity. 

Third Parties

In order to provide a wide-reaching experience for students, we do use 3rd party and community partners, therefore it’s advisable for all students to read the companies policies and procedures for participation by contacting us.

Refunds and exchanges

We can give refunds and exchanges for Give it a Go activities where we have been notified 2 weeks or more in advance of the event date. All GIAG activities that include overnight accommodation are non-refundable unless in the event of cancellation.

Photography / video consent

Please be aware that photography and/or videoing may be taken during activities and shared on BSU digital platforms. Activities may also be live-streamed, and you will be notified in advance if this is the case. Please contact us in advance if you have any questions regarding this.