Christmas at the Students' Union

This season of cheer is packed full of more goodies than Santa's sleigh. Discover what's happening across your Students' Union in the run-up to and over Christmas.


When are we open?

We’re open up to and including Friday 18th December; most of our services will close from Monday 21st December and will re-open on Tuesday 5th January 2021.

The Village Shop will be open on December 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 29th and 30th of December. It will also be closed from the 18th of December.






at Avery Hill...

Village Shop

'tis the season for seasonal drinks.

We are proud to serve Starbucks made to be merry range, including a Toffee Nut Latte. 

Order your takeaway






get involved online...

Virtual Christmas

Have an extraordinarily Merry Christmas this year from the comfort of your own home. There's a great series of online events happening over the rest of term.

Online events






Green Christmas


This December we've prepared an online advent calendar with sustainable, festive Christmas ideas to try at home!


Advent Calendar





at Avery Hill...

Make a wreath

Get crafting and create your own wreath to brighten up your way home. We're providing everything you may need to make your own between 27th November - 11th December.


Book workshop





University spaces

Student Centres will be open until 22 December and will reopen on 5 January 2021. Between 21 December and 5 January 2021, campus libraries will operate on Christmas opening hours. University catering outlets will remain open until 22 December. There will be academic skills support available online.

More information





Royal Greenwich Christmas

Grab your wellies and step into Christmas at an enchanting after-dark trail lighting up Avery Hill Park from Saturday 12 December.

More information





Finish the lyrics - Christmas edition

Play our Christmas lyrics game and see how good your memory of Christmas lyrics is.

Play now





Christmas backgrounds

Download Christmas themed backgrounds for your online meetings.

Download here