#UofGfw19 Freshers’ bands can be bought on Eventbrite here!

By registering and purchasing bands you confirm that all attendees you are registering have been accepted to study at the University of Glasgow starting in the academic year 2019/2020. Anyone unable to prove student status when asked to do so at any point in Freshers’ Week will have their band confiscated and will be ineligible for a refund.


During the week bands can be bought at the GUSRC Reception (Welcome Point) in the McIntyre Building on the Ground Floor, at any time between 9am and 4pm. Payment can be made via cheque, cash or card.

The SRC Welcome Point is wheelchair accessible through the entrance after the Main Gate off University Avenue. For enquiries about disability access and support, please get in touch with the Disability Service at [email protected] or phone 0141 330 5497


The Official UofG Freshers’ Week wristband first and foremost gets you access to 10 amazing night time events WORTH £110 FOR ONLY £45, that the unions put on through the duration of Freshers’ Week.

On top of that the wristband includes added benefits that include:

  • Free entry to the first Double Denim QMU Club Night
  • Free entry to the first Freaking out the Neighbourhood QMU club night.
  • Free entry to the first QMU Live Club night.
  • Free entry to Saturday GUU club nights until Christmas (excluded 21st September, Halloween and Oktoberfest).
  • Discounted entry to The Magician & Swales at GUU on Saturday 21st (Entry £4 down from £7).
  • 10% off in G12 Café all year.
  • Goody bag full of freebies (collectable at the wristband collection point)
  • Sports good bag (collectable at the Sports Fayre on Tuesday & Wednesday of Freshers’ Week)
  • Two FREE weeks access to the gym (starting 16th Septmeber).