Clubs and societies are a great way to make new friends and there are some awesome clubs out there. Find out more about some of the options available.

Taste of our clubs and societies

Clubs and societies are a great way to make new friends and there are some awesome clubs out there like Ultimate Frisbee, Rowing, Scuba Diving, Quidditch, Anime or Snowboarding. There's over 85 sporting and social clubs so it is safe to say there is something for everyone.

Each club holds regular events and new members are always welcome. You can also set up your own club

Here's a taste of some of our clubs and societies.


Love Harry Potter? Join the Newcastle Quidditch Society

It's a registered club for students at UoN and gives students the chance to live out their wizard dreams of playing Quidditch. The club has a competition and social element- they regularly have competitive matches as well as social games and demos. The club even competed in the National University Quidditch Championships.


If you are interested in a good party join the Goonion

The Newcastle Goonion student club caters to all of your party needs. This social club works to bring you fun, innovative events on-campus where you can get in touch with your inner-Goon and make the most of your campus experience. They bring fun and good times with small and large scale events without breaking your wallet or jeopardising your degree.


Bring out your inner Shakespeare and join the Drama Society

The Newcastle University Drama Society is a social club with a focus on productions, performance and development. It creates a place for all UoN students to explore their artistic potential in traditional, non-traditional and amateur performances.


Join NUSEC and help the environment

NUSEC is our Newcastle University Student Environment Club, bringing together students who are interested in the environment and sustainability. This social club works on a range of activities such as campus-based environmental campaigns, regular social gatherings, events, seminars, camps and adventure conservation activities.


Get in touch with your adventurous side with the Mountaineering Club

NUMC organise adventures for members across a wide range of outdoor activities including cross country skiing, mountaineering, mountain biking, hiking, canyoning and rock climbing.