Freshers’ Fayre

2018 Freshers Fayre is now sold out for exhibitors.

Approximately 10,000 new and returning students attend RUSU’s Freshers’ Fayre each year. This is a hugely popular event and this year will be taking place during Fresher’s week on, Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th September 2018.

Download our Freshers’ Fayre information leaflet

Open to both commercial companies and charities, this is a great opportunity to distribute promotional materials, increase brand awareness and meet potential customers face to face. Freshers’ Fayre is renowned for being one of the most exciting events for the students and is an occasion not to be missed. Places are limited so early booking is recommended.

For more information or to book a place email Events Manager, Christine Whitburn at

Rates & Inclusions

Stall Type
Single Day Rate
Two Day Rate
Commercial Stall £700 £1000
Charity £70 per day

Each stall includes the following:

  • Stall Area (approx 1.5m x 2m)
  • 1 table
  • 2 chairs
  • Electricity - points limited and supplied on a first come first served basis

Previous Attendees

Hugely popular year on year, some of our previous Freshers' Fayre attendees have included:

Apple The Economist Marmite Oxford University Officer Training Corp Spotify
Artigano Electoral Services Maxi Nutrition Reading Buses Target jobs
Blackwell Bookshop Fun ‘n’ Frolic Milkround RSPB Teach First
Clas Ohslen Greggs Nando’s Showcase Cinema Virgin Media
Domino’s Graduate Recruitment Burueau NCS The Challenge Wagamama


"Extremely well organised, very helpful staff. A great event."
TV Licensing

"Excellent - really enjoyed and definitely be back next year."
Compass Group

Media Pack

For full details on the various marketing opportunities available to you with RUSU please download our Media Pack today and see how together we can turn opportunities into sales.

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