Showcase Events

Find out more about our main events celebrating you as a member of the Surrey community.

One World Week

One World Week is our annual celebration of culture! At Surrey we have a diverse community which encompasses many nationalities. At the heart of One World Week are our incredible students and societies, who bring you a whole host of exciting stuff to celebrate and educate on their traditions, heritage and culture.

One World Week Exhibition

This is where we celebrate the faiths, cultures and sub-cultures we have at Surrey through a variety of external stalls and society stalls, as well as lots of great food! The exhibition has also hosted guest speakers, Barijs Chohan and Claire Ighodaro CBE as well as Let’s Talk: Culture, a panel event  which featured students from different parts of the world discussing their understanding of culture.

One World Showcase

This is an extravaganza of performances from our cultural societies showcasing a range of traditional and contemporary music and dance to students, staff and the local community. With elaborate choreography and stunning costumes, this event is a dazzling spectacle.


The biggest sporting event of the year, where Team Surrey takes on Royal Holloway in an epic showdown.

Hosted by Royal Holloway for 2021/22, the day is always action packed so make sure you come down and support Team Surrey in your #blueandgold

Varsity 2021/22 will be taking place on the 23rd of March 2022. Hit the button to read all about it!

Colours Ball

Every year, Team Surrey’s Sports Clubs get together to celebrate the #blueandgold with a huge ceremony! This is one night you’ll be sure to remember.

2022’s Colours Ball will take place at GLive on the 17th of May 2022.

Nominations are open so be sure to hit the button to check out the criteria and vote!

Union Ball

The Union Ball is the most prestigious awards ceremony of the year! Societies and individuals are recognised for their contribution to the Students’ Union, student life and the community. This event celebrates and rewards students with a wonderful night of food and music!

2022’s Union Ball will take place at GLive on the 16th of May 2022.

Nominations are open so be sure to hit the button to check out the criteria and vote!