Because you'll be living and learning in the heart of the vibrant city of Southend-on-Sea, there is always so much to be doing. Check out the Visit Southend website for more information on all of the upcoming events in Southend and in the local area. From music to crafts, exhibitions to markets, bus tours to festivals, Southend has it all.
We’ve listed some of our favourite Southend events and activities as well as all the bits and bobs our wonderful SU have to offer so you can get an idea of just some of the things you can get up to on your days off.
As a student at our Southend Campus, you're bang in the centre of Southend with access to a vast range of activities. Kite-surfing and swimming are a stone's throw away if you can brave the cold! Plus, our exclusive arrangement with Simply Gym in Southend offers you 24/7 access to the gym, equipment and fitness classes so you can keep fit around your studies.