July 20 2020

All you need to know about Durham Freshers Week 2020

Congratulations on achieving your place to study at Durham University!

It won’t be quite the same as previous years due to COVID, but freshers’ week at Durham is something to enjoy, as part of your welcome to Durham University and the beautiful city of Durham. Here’s our guide to Durham Freshers Week 2020.

Learn about Durham and its university

Durham Cathedral

Before you arrive at Durham, and before freshers’ week starts, read up on the history of Durham city and the history of its famous cathedral too – it’s a fantastic place to come and live and learn.

Dates for Durham Freshers Week 2020

Freshers Week 2020 dates for Durham University are Monday 28th September 2020 – Sunday 4th October 2020.

It’s worth checking these dates on the Durham University website too, just in case they’ve changed since this article was published!

Enjoy freshers’ week 2020, and enjoy your time at Durham University.