Both the Red and Yellow Residence Life Teams have a number of events taking place for their different residences in the next few weeks. We have already mentioned the Yellow Life team trip to Dartmouth which is taking place on 5 March and is now sold out. This week, there are two more exciting events for students to get involved with during March. See below for more information and also find out how you could join the Welcome Team for Freshers’ Week:
Football Trip – Yellow Team
All students who fall under the Yellow Residence Life Team accommodation areas including Holland Hall, Birks Grange catered, Birks Grange Village self-catered and Duryard are invited to support Exeter City FC as they play Portsmouth on Tuesday 1 March at St James’ Park. Tickets cost £5.00. See the Residence Life contact information to see which areas are included in the Yellow Team. *Updated on 18.02.16 at 3:30pm – this event is now sold out*
Treasure Hunt – Red Team
All students who fall under the Red Residence Life Team accommodation areas including James Owen Court, Lafrowda, St Germans, Rowe House, Exeter Halls and Rowancroft are invited to take part in a free treasure hunt on Sunday 6 March which takes place around campus. It will start at Cornwall House and end at Lopes Hall where free pizza will be provided for everyone who participates. The treasure hunt will consist of various stations around campus where you will need to complete certain activities and answer questions to progress to your next station. Email: for further information and please write “Treasure Hunt” as the subject. See the Residence Life contact information to see which areas are included in the Red Team.
Be a part of the Welcome Team
Applications for the Welcome Team 2016 will be opening from the 22-28 February. Watch out for the information points in the Forum and outside the Ram and Guild Shop in Devonshire House during application week to ask any questions and apply for the Welcome Team. There will be an open evening in Pieminister on Wednesday 24 February, details of this are available on the Facebook event page. Everyone is welcome. If you would like more information about volunteering for the Welcome Team then please get in touch by emailing: to see how you could get involved, alternatively please visit the website or see the information flyer.
If you have a question for the Accommodation Office whether it is about your current contract, your living situation, what to do next year for housing then please come in and see us. We are available between 11:00am-3:00pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday in the Forum (via SID). We are currently unavailable on Wednesday’s due to the Offer Holder Visit Days taking place, however, you can still telephone us on 0300 555 0444 on those days.