University life

Life at the University of Exeter comprises of a lot more than just your studies. Get the most out of your time here by exploring your new campus and the surrounding area, contributing to your student union and joining societies, and making use of our excellent career services. We have a wealth of information on all aspects of university life.

Our Campuses

Whichever campus you're studying at, there is a lot to make use of. With beautiful grounds and world class facilities 

Streatham Campus

St Lukes Campus

Penryn Campus

The South West

Our South West website has detailed information on the sites, nightlife, arts and culture, eating, shopping, and the surrounding areas of both Exeter and Cornwall. Follow the links below to find out more.



The Students' Guild and FXU

The Students' Guild (Exeter Students' Union) and FXU (Students union for of the University of Exeter Penryn Campus and Falmouth University) are your representation in university matters, they give a voice to University of Exeter students. Find out more on their websites.

Students' Guild



Whatever your niche, there is most likely a society that caters for it. Taking part in existing societies or even setting your own one up can be one of the most rewarding aspects of university life. For a full list visit the Exeter students guild site for Exeter, or FXU for Cornwall.


Sport is an integral part of university life to many of our students, whether that be playing competitively, for personal fitness, for fun or just watching, our campuses have the facilities in place to help you take part however you wish. Visit the sport site for more information 

Career Zone

Part time jobs, internships, CV writing advise - the career zone is a valuable resource for you to use whilst you're at university. Visit their websites or book in an appointment to begin