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Freshers Fortnight 2019!

London Met’s Freshers’ activity starts on Monday 23 September 2019. We have an incredible package ready for all you lucky new starters, and returning students too.LondonMet_FRESHERS2019_LOGOThere are two weeks of amazing events and entertainment, followed by a huge closing party on Friday 11 October, the ‘Freshers’ Premiere’. There are events of all kinds, and for all tastes 🙂

Collect your free Freshers’ Fortnight Wristband from staff in ‘The Rocket’ venue at Holloway campus, which gets you free entry to Freshers’ social events at London Met.

We also hold two great Freshers’ Fairs at our Holloway campus (Thursday 3 October) and Aldgate campus (Friday 4 October), for you to learn all about uni and get some great deals and freebies.

The best place to get most up-to-date information is by following our London Met Events Facebook page and our @londonmetevents Twitter feed.

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Our two Freshers’ Fairs are held at the two campuses… in Holloway campus on Thursday 4 October (held in The Great Hall), and at Aldgate campus on Friday 5 October (at The Wash Houses, 11am – 3pm).

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Make sure you don’t miss out on the Freshers’ Premiere… it’s the biggest event during the start of year festivities, and is always a sellout! You have to buy a ticket for this one, but they are super cheap and students can buy two guest tickets too. For ticket link and more information visit our Facebook, details below.

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All the most up-to-date info will be on our Facebook and Twitter… we regularly post content about uni life and what’s on, so give us a follow, say hello and keep in touch!

Use the hashtag #londonmetfreshers when posting to get featured and maybe win prizes!

See you in September!

The Rocket and @LondonMetEvents team

London Met Freshers’ 2018

London Met’s freshers’ activity starts on Monday 24 September 2018. We have an incredible package ready for all you lucky new starters.

There are two weeks of amazing events and entertainment, followed by a huge closing party on Friday 12 October, the ‘Freshers’ Finale’. There are events of all kinds, and for all tastes 🙂

We also hold two great Freshers’ Fairs at our Holloway and Aldgate campuses, for you to learn all about uni and get some great deals and freebies.

The best place to get most up-to-date information is by following our Facebook page and our @londonmetevents Twitter feed.

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Our two Freshers’ Fairs are held in Aldgate campus on Wednesday 3 October (at The Wash Houses, 11am – 3pm), and at Holloway campus on Thursday 4 October (held in The Great Hall and The Rocket).

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Most events are free for Freshers, you can get a free entry wristband from our student venue The Rocket, or from our events team at enrolment around the different campuses.

Make sure you don’t miss out of the Freshers’ Finale… it’s the biggest event during the start of year festivities, and is always a sellout! You have to buy a ticket for this one, but they are super cheap and students can buy two guest tickets too.

Freshers Finale Social Card

All the most up-to-date info will be on our Facebook and Twitter… we regularly post content about uni life and what’s on, so give us a follow, say hello and keep in touch!

Use the hashtag #londonmetfreshers when posting to get featured and maybe win prizes!

See you in September!

Freshers 2017 at London Met

London Met’s freshers activity starts on Monday 25 September 2017.

There are two weeks of amazing events and entertainment, followed by a huge closing party on Friday 13 October, the ‘Freshers’ Finale’. We also hold two Freshers’ Fairs at Holloway and Aldgate campus. There are events of all kinds and for all tastes, see the events calendar below:

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Our two Freshers’ Fairs are held in Holloway campus on Thursday 6 October (held in The Great Hall and The Rocket building), and in Aldgate campus on Friday 13 October (at The Wash Houses).

Most events are free for Freshers, you can get a free entry wristband from our student venue The Rocket, or from our events team at enrolment around the different campuses.

All the most up to date info will be on our Facebook and Twitter, so say hello and keep in touch!

Look out for the hashtag #londonmetfreshers for all the photos and latest event info, and use it yourself when posting any photos! .

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Rocket Karaoke – Thursday 6 April

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Show us your superstar potential at the awesome Rocket Karaoke and Easter party. Throw on your Easter attire and get in front of the glitter curtain to strut your stuff… all the classics will be available for you to sing your heart out to. Drinks voucher prizes for good and very bad singers!
Free entry for London Met students, other uni students and guests. All students must have valid student ID cards and guests must have valid photo ID for entry.
London Met students may sign in up to two guests.

Spring Break Neon Party! Wednesday 29 March at The Rocket

Term is winding down, but we’re ready to let loose with some Spring Break vibes!!!

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Let the music play and enjoy an unforgettable night at our Spring Break Neon Party. Great tunes and special offers on drinks.
Neon painting, fun games and special prizes, all in one fantastic night. Get your tickets now, as this party is a guaranteed sell out!

London Met students can sign up to 2 guests.
All students must have valid student ID cards, and all guests must have valid photo ID. Last entry at midnight.

Karaoke! This Wednesday 15 February

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Karaoke and Christmas Party – upcoming events at The Rocket

Look out for some great events this coming month… we have the infamous Rocket Karaoke on Thursday 1 December from 7pm, and our flagship Christmas Party on Wednesday 7 December from 9pm – 3am.

Both events are lined up to be off-the-charts amazing as usual, and a great finish to the term… see you there!

We also have various movie nights coming up over the next three weeks… keep an eye on our Facebook here and say hi on Twitter @londonmetevents.

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London Met Freshers’ 2016 starts Monday 26 September

London Met’s Freshers’ activity starts on Monday 26 September.

There are two weeks of amazing events and entertainment, followed by a huge Freshers’ closing party on Friday 14 October.

Freshers’ Fairs are in Aldgate campus on Tuesday 4 October, and in Holloway campus on Thursday 6 October.

Freshers programme

Most events are free for Freshers, you can get a free entry wristband from our student venue The Rocket, or from our events team at enrolment around the different campuses.

All the most up to date info will be on our facebook and twitter, say hello and keep in touch!

#londonmetfreshers

#RocketLive – indie / electro / house this Friday 25th September from 8 ’til late

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Join us for the first Friday of Freshers Fortnight with some awesome bands and DJs…

Last entry strictly 1am

Bands between 9pm – 11pm

Photo ID must be shown on entry – over 18s only

Guests must be signed in

Upcoming events at The Rocket!

Welcome back to a brand new term at #Londonmet!

Well done on finally making it through your exams. Now they’re over, The Rocket is back to it’s normal opening hours, 8.30am-11pm from Monday – Friday, and we have some fresh new deals on offer for you at the bar!

Coffee and snack selection

Coffee and snack selection

– Every morning 8.30am-10am get a fresh barista coffee or hot chocolate for only £1

– Go continental! Get a pastry and orange juice for £1.25 from 8.30am-10am

– Power up anytime of day with a Panini and Redbull for £4!

And don’t forget our huge Welcome Back Party for all of our new and returning students this Friday!

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Welcome Back Party

It’s FREE entry all night, and a FREE glass of bubbly for the first 100 people through the door from 8pm (including those already in the venue). And you’d be a fool not to be as we have 2-4-1 cocktails from 6pm-8pm! Then we’re open until late with DJs on rotation, MetCard prices on the bar all night, free nibbles and loads of giveaways and prizes to be won. All details can be found here.

We also have the Verve Radio and Magazine London Met SU Launch Party coming up on Friday 13th February. All details can be found here.

We look forward to seeing you all back in The Rocket. And if you haven’t already, don’t forget to grab your FREE MetCard from behind the bar for even more discounts!