Many social events are booked by societies and individuals, religious and non-religious. In addition, the Chaplaincy itself organises the following events, as well as occasional evening events:

Welcome Week

Date Time Event
Saturday 1 - Sunday 9 September 2018 Various times Check our programme of events for new students including social events, bus tours, walks, music, song and faith events.

Social events during semester

Day Time Event
Tuesdays 12.30 - 14.00 Soup Tuesday (Home-made soup and bread lunch)
Wednesdays 18.00 Wednesday meal from across the world - students cooking for students. (FREE and vegetarian food available)
Fridays 12.45 - 14.15 Wives' Group for wives of international students and staff
Saturdays/Weekends Various Visits to Scotland's scenic countryside, towns and villages.
Monday 14 May 17.00 End of Semester BBQ

International student events and trips

Semester One 2018
Date Time Event*
Saturday 22 September 08.30 - 19.00 Day trip to Balmaha, Aberfoyle, Loch Katrine
Saturday 29 September 07.50-20.00 Day trip to Blair Atholl Distillery, Kincraig, Aviemore, Loch Morlich
Saturday 20 October 08.30 - 19.30 Day trip to Sma' Glen, Dunkeld, Blair Castle
Friday 26 October Evening Event Ceilih - traditional Scottish evening with dancing
Saturday 3 November 08.30-19.00 Day trip to Pittemweem, Anstruther, St Andrews
Friday 16 November Evening Event St Andrews Night Celebration - traditional Scottish evening with food, music and story-telling

*All trips must be signed up and paid for at the Chaplaincy. Places are limited. Please see our notice boards for further details.

Religious Services and Meetings (held in the Chaplaincy Chapel)
Every Saturday (during semester) 18.00 Catholic Vigil Mass
Every Sunday 11.30 University Church Service and Bible Teaching (Non-denominational), conducted by the University Chaplain. Followed by free pizza lunch and sometimes a minibus trip into the surrounding area.
Several Religious Societies use the Chaplaincy regularly
Alternating Tuesdays 19:30 Catholic Society (Cathsoc)
Wednesdays 19.30 International Christian Fellowship
Sundays 18.30 Chinese Christian Fellowship