Glasgow Fresher's Week 2017
With a thriving student population spread across its three main Universities; the University of Glasgow, University of Strathclyde and Glasgow Caledonian, the City has a lot to live give to satisfy the tens of thousands of students who make Glasgow their home every year.
The city boasts legendary haunts such as King Tut's Wah Wah Club and The Classic Grand, which have played part in some seminal moments in music history. This means there's plenty of ways you can fill up your Freshers' Week with club classics or indie discos.
After Freshers' week is done and dusted, keep on top of everything going on in the City with our Glasgow What's On Guide.
With a student population as large as Glasgow's, you're bound to find a local nightspot that's right up your street. Whether it's the music, crowd or drinks on offer that could be the potential deal breaker, there's always something to fit your needs in Glasgow, you've just got to find it.
Glasgow is packed with eateries from all corners of the world, with plenty of student haunts serving up food away from the infamous beans on toast combo. With restaurants, bars and cafes around every corner and along every main drag, the choice can be overwhelming. Here are some of our favourites:
health and fitness
health and fitness
Keeping yourself in prime physical condition whilst at uni in Glasgow is surprisingly affordable, with loads of reasonably priced gyms dotted around the city offering student membership deals as well as pay as you go tariffs.
There are few places in the UK that rival Glasgow's shopping metropolis. With everything from designer boutiques to vintage holes, the city has it all for when your student loan lands and you want to let loose with your pennies.
Glasgow's public transport is amongst the best in the country, with trains, buses and a subway connecting the almost the entire city. Glasgow Central is where you'll get most southbound trains to England, whilst Glasgow Queen Street generally caters for northern and easterly journeys.
Glasgow Freshers News
Keep up to date with what's happening your new city. With all the latest tour annoucements and clubbing line ups, our Glasgow news has you covered.
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