Get involved

Sports clubs, societies and student media are a great way to meet people, learn a new skill, keep up an existing interest, gain some experience and have fun!

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Start a new group

It is easy to set up a new sports club or society and we're here to help.

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Join a group

Browse the list of sports clubs and societies and simply sign up online.

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Help for committee members

There is lots of training and support available for students that run sports clubs, societies and student media. Book rooms, apply for funding and find more resources here.

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Apply for funding »

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Contact us

Pop in and meet the team in the Activities Centre on the first floor of Falmer House

Societies - - 01273 678625

Sport - - 01273 877322

Media - - 01273 872636

Events run by students

Russian Speaking Society University of Sussex Freshers Week
12th-20th September
University of Sussex
There is not that much time left until September and we are all looking forward to the Freshers Week! Come and join us on Freshers Fair and participate in official Students' Union events! Buy tickets and wristbands from
One World Sussex
Big Band Big Band Auditions
14th-18th September
We are looking for Trumpeters, Saxophonists, Trombonists, a Pianist, a Guitarist, a Bassist, a Drummer, Male and Female Vocalists.
Society meeting
Amnesty AI Stall @Freshers' Fair
16th September
Falmer House
RE:CYCLE (bike hire) Freshers' Fair
16th September
Falmer House
Art History (ArtHistSoc) Art History Pub Quiz @Falmer Bar
21st September
Room 76, Falmer Bar, University of Sussex
Join Molly and Matt for a night of beers, Bicardis and Bacon! If you feel like testing your knowledge of Art History or simply want to grab a cheeky pint, then head down to at Falmer bar (the one at the back) for 8pm on Monday 21st September.
Society meeting
Art History (ArtHistSoc) Art Gallery Crawl
23rd September
Phoenix Gallery, Brighton
Do you love art? Or maybe you are new to Brighton? Then come along to our Brighton Art Crawl! We are going to have a little tour of Brighton’s finest galleries and studios. Expect exclusive talks from gallery employees and artists!
Society meeting


RAG (Raising And Giving)
EAP Volunteer Project review

Christian Union

Postgraduate Association
Changes to Associate Tutor (AT) contracts

From next autumn, new Associate Tutors will be employed on different terms.

RAG (Raising And Giving)
The Great Wall Review


Other sports opportunities

There are lots of opportunities to take part in sports activities on campus and in Brighton & Hove.

Sports facilities, classes & gym »

Local sports activities »

Active US is all about trying new things. All of the sessions are casual and available on a drop-in basis - come to any you fancy, whenever you fancy, wearing whatever you fancy - no commitment needed!

Meet new friends, bring old friends and most of all have a good time! 

Active US run on and off campus events and activities - discover the gems of Brighton and the fantastic venues on offer, from volleyball at the beach to running through the South Downs!


Try something new with Active US

Societies committee & sports reps

Decisions about sports clubs and societies including allocating funding are made by students on the Societies Committee & Sports Reps.

More about Societies Committee »

More about Sports Reps »