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Christmas in Southampton 

What could you be doing this time next year?

This time next year, you could be discovering all that the University of Southampton has to offer. Watch our range of festive-themed videos and explore our Christmas events to see how we're getting into the holiday spirit here at Southampton.

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Christmas events with SUSU

Stuck in Southampton? There's still a variety of events you can enjoy. Check out SUSU's 'What's On' this Christmas for more.

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The history of Christmas

Master's student Luke undergoes a festive quest to discover the origins of the UK's Christmas traditions.

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The perfect mulled wine

PhD student Laura takes you step-by-step through the creation of the chemically perfect mulled wine.

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The ultimate Christmas film

Our Film Studies professors explain the history of the Christmas film and share which ones make their cut.

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'Tis the season

As well as celebrating the festive season, now is a great time to start thinking about what life in Southampton could be like for you. Explore your accommodation options to see where you could be living next year and check out the many clubs and societies you could join. If you have exams coming up, why not check out our tips to help plan your revision schedule?

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Guaranteed accommodation

You'll find the perfect second home in halls, with all first-year undergraduates and first-year non-EU postgraduates guaranteed a room.

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Clubs and societies

There's more to choosing your university than finding the right degree course, we offer over 300 clubs and societies.

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Revision support

We might be feeling festive, but exams are on their way and we have some handy hints and tips to help you plan, revise and look after yourself.

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Coronavirus guidance

Find out more about campus life, which facilities are open, and how the University is responding.

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