Internationally renowned for a fun and relaxed atmosphere, beautiful seaside, and historic architecture, Brighton attracts tourists and day trippers from all over the world.
Despite its legendary reputation, Brighton is not just a place for wild parties. The city is a cultural hub, hosting numerous events, such as Brighton Festival, an arts gathering second only in size to Edinburgh, and The Great Escape; three days of live music featuring over 400 bands across 35 venues.
And, boasting two Universities with a student population of over 33,000, Brighton is a student's paradise with more than enough going on to keep you entertained throughout your stay.
Of course, as a student you might be too busy worrying about what to expect next than planning your entertainment for the summer. Don't worry, whatever you enjoy, there's something for you in Brighton, so much so you'll probably be overwhelmed by choice.
So to lend a helping hand we've broken it down into seven nice bite sized chunks for you. Have a read and make use of the info we've gleaned from current and past students who studied in Brighton.
And, once you're done with Fresher's Week, why not check out our Brighton What's On Guide and see what else 'London-by-the-sea' has to offer you?