Here for the Holidays ?

The International Advice and Support team are holding events for international students who are staying here for the Christmas holidays.

There is also a Pot Luck lunch happening, which is being coordinated by the Residential Wellbeing Team on Christmas Day and is open to all students.  To book your place see details below.

Monday 19th December

Christmas crafting brunch


Eastbourne campus – room to be confirmed


Join us for a festive craft session during which we will make Christmas decorations and decorate gingerbread biscuits, while enjoying hot drinks, pastries and fruit. All materials will be provide and this event is free.

Hosted by Cath Pick, SSGT School of Sport and Health Sciences, and Sarah Herbert, International Student Support Officer/ Adviser

Email to book a place.


Tuesday 20th December

Guided Tour of the Royal Pavilion



As a festive treat we have arranged a guided tour of the magnificent Royal Pavilion. See the home of Prince George IV and learn about its history through the ages.

The ticket price and guided tour costs are subsidised by the International Advice and Support team and cost £5 rather than £16.50.

Book online by 17.00 on Thursday 15th December.


Tuesday 20th December

Ice Skating at the Royal Pavilion Ice Rink



Join us for an ice-skating session at the iconic Royal Pavilion rink.

The tickets price is subsidised by the International Advice and Support team and cost £5 (rather than the usual £14).

Book online by 09.00 on Tuesday 13th December.


Additionally, the Residential Wellbeing Team is running a pot luck lunch on Christmas Day at Varley Park, which is open to all students. Each guest is asked to contribute a dish to be shared with the group. If you would like to find out more and book your place, please email the Residential Wellbeing Team before Wednesday 14 December.