Freshers Events

October 1, 2016
  • Move in

    October 1, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Gabor Hall, Knightsbridge, London SW7 1AZ, UK

    Check in opens at 8am – we can't let you in before that! See the Imperial wand Gabor websites for instructions on driving, checking in and parking. If you can't check in during these times please inform a warden. You'll need to call the duty phone on +44 7590 250564 to be let in. We're looking forward to welcoming you to Gabor!

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  • Warden welcome talk

    October 1, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Come to the common room so that you can follow us over for the Warden's welcome talk. This is mandatory to attend for all students so make sure you're present!

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  • Free Pizza

    October 1, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
    Common Room

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  • Welcome Party

    October 1, 2016 @ 8:30 pm - 12:00 am
    Gabor Hall, Knightsbridge, London SW7 1AZ, UK

    We're having a party in halls! Join us in the common room for music and free beverages!

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October 2, 2016
  • Subject meetings

    October 2, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Various locations

    Meet someone who has already been studying your subject at Imperial to find out a bit more about what you can expect. You will be going to a different room and maybe a different hall — see posters in the foyer / lift area to find out where to go.

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  • BBQ

    October 2, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    Princes Gardens, London SW7 2QJ, UK

    It's BBQ time! Weather permitting, your seniors and wardens will be out on the Princes Gardens lawn slaving over hot barbecues to bring you burgers, sausages and veggie equivalents. This is a great opportunity to bond with freshers from Gabor and other Eastside halls.

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  • Mingle

    October 2, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - October 3, 2016 1:00 am
    Imperial College Union, Prince Consort Rd, Kensington, London SW7 2BB, UK

    Your first opportunity to go partying in the Union and meet freshers from all the other halls in Princes Gardens and Best. Tickets are £10 if bought separately.

    ==> INCLUDED WITH G-PASS WITH MINGLE <==

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October 3, 2016
  • Board Games

    October 3, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Annual Freshers Madness: ICaPRTY

    October 3, 2016 @ 10:00 pm - October 4, 2016 3:00 am
    Tiger Tiger London, 29 Haymarket, London SW1Y 4SP, UK

    ICaPRTY is a club night hosted by Imperial students, for Imperial students. They hire out entire nightclubs in central London and secure great prices on drinks and entry.

    ==> INCLUDED IN G-PASS <==

    Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/108013776323936/

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October 4, 2016
  • Freshers Fair

    October 4, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Imperial College, Kensington, London SW7 2AZ, UK

    Imperial has more clubs and societies than any other uni in the UK. They all come out to Freshers Fair with stalls to try and coax you into joining their clubs. Stalls are everywhere on campus including the Business School, Great Hall, Queens Lawn, Beit Quad and inside the Union so you'll want to make sure you leave enough time to go explore everything.

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  • Bowling

    October 4, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    First Floor, Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre, London SE1 6TE

    Come ten-pin bowling with us at Palace Superbowl. Drinks and food are available at the venue.

    ==> INCLUDED IN G-PASS / U18 <==

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  • Ministry of Sound Milkshake Student Night

    October 4, 2016 @ 10:00 pm - October 5, 2016 4:00 am
    SE1 6DP, Gaunt St, London SE1 6DP, UK

    Milkshake is a weekly student night at one of the best clubs in the world, Ministry of Sound. We will be heading there after bowling finishes, which is conveniently just a short walk from the club.

    ==> INCLUDED IN G-PASS <==

    Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1764813743796657/

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October 5, 2016
  • The Great Gaborian Bake Off

    October 5, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
    Gabor Hall, Knightsbridge, London SW7 1AZ, UK

    We provide the ingredients, you bake the cakes! Compete as a floor to produce the best bake and the most delicious soggy bottom possible!

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October 6, 2016
  • Boat Party

    October 6, 2016 @ 5:55 pm - 10:40 pm

    Step onto the Thames with Falmouth and Keogh, Linstead, and the rest of Gabor to see London at its best. Sights include Tower Bridge, the London Eye and the Houses of Parliament! Meet in common room to head off to Westminster Pier together

    ==> INCLUDED IN G-PASS <==

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  • Free Pizza

    October 6, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
    Gabor Common Room

    Come to the common room for food before we head off to the boat party.

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October 7, 2016
  • Freshers Ball

    October 7, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - October 8, 2016 3:00 am
    Imperial College Union, Prince Consort Rd, Kensington, London SW7 2BB, UK

    Get suited and booted and head down to the Union to celebrate the end of your first week at uni!

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October 8, 2016
  • Oxygen Freejump

    October 8, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

    Meet in the common room to go to the UK's number one trampoline park! Limited tickets available

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  • Pub Quiz

    October 8, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Common Room

    Come to the common room for some friendly competition. Free snacks will be provided!

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October 9, 2016
  • Cooked Brunch

    October 9, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
    Common Room

    Come down to the common room with a plate, cutlery and mug to have freshly cooked brunch.

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  • Amazing Race

    October 9, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    Various locations

    Meet in the foyer in the common room. You will be racing other teams across London so make sure you wear comfortable clothes! The team with the most points by the time you get to Be at One is the winner!

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  • Kubb (Viking Chess) tournament

    October 9, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Princes Gardens, London SW7 2QJ, UK

    Come out onto Princes Gardens to play some Viking chess! Be the first to knock down the king to beat the opposite team.

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  • B@1

    October 9, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
    Be At One, 28 King William St, London EC4R 9AT, UK

    Take a trip to Be At One, the popular London cocktail bar. 2 for 1 on cocktails when you show your student ID!

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October 10, 2016
  • Chinatown Meal

    October 10, 2016 @ 6:15 pm - 8:55 pm
    Imperial China, White Bear Yard, 25A Lisle St, London WC2H 7BA, UK

    Meet in the common room before we go together to Imperial China for an authentic Chinese meal.

    ==> INCLUDED IN G-PASS <==

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October 11, 2016
  • Globe Theatre trip

    October 11, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    Shakespeare's Globe, 21 New Globe Walk, London SE1 9DT, UK

    Get standing places in the Globe Theatre — a replica of the theatre where many of Shakespeare's plays had their maiden performance. We will be going to see "Imogen" — you can find more information on the Globe website, www.shakespearesglobe.com

    Be sure to meet in the common room so that we can head over to the show together.

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October 12, 2016
  • Movie Night

    October 12, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
    Gabor Hall, Knightsbridge, London SW7 1AZ, UK

    We will be having a relaxing night in watching Captain America: Civil War. Join us in the common room!

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October 13, 2016
  • Mexican Night

    October 13, 2016 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    Gabor Hall, Knightsbridge, London SW7 1AZ, UK

    Come enjoy some free delicious Mexican food lovingly prepared by your wardens and seniors. Veggie options will be provided!

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October 14, 2016
  • Election Night + Free Food

    October 14, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Your floor's kitchen

    The hall committee is what decides on halls event budget spending. It's also a good place to raise issues and give feedback. Election Night is when each floor nominates one or two representatives (depending on the size of the floor) to the hall committee. If you want to stand for election then let your senior know, and make sure you have prepared something to say at the meeting. There will also be MORE free food if democracy isn't motivation enough to attend!

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  • Games Night

    October 14, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Gabor Hall, Knightsbridge, London SW7 1AZ, UK

    We have a stack of awesome board games in the hall storeroom so put down your technology and join us for some good old-fashioned fun.

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October 15, 2016
  • Survivorz Breakfast

    October 15, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
    Common Room

    Well done. You made it through your first fortnight of university. Join us to celebrate with a nice cooked breakfast in the common room.

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  • Ghost Bus Tour

    October 15, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Common Room

    Meet in the common room before we embark on a spooky bus tour of London!

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October 16, 2016
  • Football Training

    October 16, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Gabor Hall, Knightsbridge, London SW7 1AZ, UK

    Get into your footy kit and join the Gabor football team in its quest for glory in the inter-hall league!

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  • Coming Up Dinner

    October 16, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    A black-tie event to celebrate your arrival at uni and to toast your freshers fortnight with all your new hall mates. Not one to miss.

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