The Big Deal

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We believe in putting our members first, and as part of our exclusive Big Deal package, we are the only university in the UK to offer our members free access to such a diverse and exciting range of activities – all to enrich your university experience.



FREE events and entertainment


We offer a wide range of daytime and evening entertainment, free to all Bucks students – allowing you to experience new things and socialise with broader groups of people in and around our award-winning facilities. Live music, theme nights, club nights and comedy – you name it, we do it!

For a full list of all events at Bucks, visit our What’s On section.


FREE additional skills workshops


A range of different skills-based workshops and sessions to help boost your CV and make sure that you leave university with more than a degree.

For a full list of all the addtional skills and training workshops, visit our What's On section.


FREE sports


The opportunity to play competitive sport in 30 different teams in over 25 different disciplines. Whatever your standard there is a place for you in our squads.

Find out more about the different types of sports we currently offer. 


FREE recreational activities


Free classes throughout the year including taster sessions and demonstrations – from cocktail workshops to singing lessons, trampolining to theatre trips, dance masterclasses to museums.

For a full list of all recreational activities at Bucks, visit our What’s On section.


FREE societies


If you’re interested in it, you can bet someone else is. We can help set up a society and even provide funding to get it off the ground.

Check out all our current and potential societies.


PAID student reps


The Student Rep Scheme allows students to represent their peers at a range of University meetings and they get paid to do it!

Find out more about the benefits of becoming a student rep.