'Fancy A Cuppa?' Event

What is 'Fancy a Cuppa?'
'Fancy a Cuppa?' is an opportunity for students to make contact with support staff and come together with other students in an informal casual setting. It is hosted by Student Wellbeing Champions and Student Services Staff and is open to all students across all years and academic courses. Free hot drinks and biscuits are available.

Where and when will 'Fancy a Cuppa?' take place?
At the start of the academic year 2023/24, 'Fancy a Cuppa?' will run every weekday for two weeks, from 12noon until 2pm, as shown below:

  • Monday 18th September
  • Tuesday 19th September
  • Wednesday 20th September* (Welcome Fair)
  • Thursday 21st September
  • Friday 22nd September
  • Monday 25th September
  • Tuesday 26th September
  • Wednesday 27th September
  • Thursday 28th September
  • Friday 29th September** (The Hanger)

These drop-in events take place in firstpoint, in the Peirson Study and Guidance Centre on the St John's Campus.  You can find out more about the location on the firstpoint webpage - how to find us section.

*On Wednesday 20th September 'Fancy a Cuppa?' will be held at in the St John's Sports Hall, as part of the Students' Union welcome fair.

**On Friday 29th September 'Fancy a Cuppa?' will be at The Hanger as part of the Welcome Festival Crafternoon. Drink, chat and craft!

From the week commencing Monday 2nd October, 'Fancy a Cuppa?' will run every Tuesday and Thursday, between 1pm - 2pm, in firstpoint.

As well as our friendly conversation, we also have mindful colouring, wellness books and resources, and card games such as Uno.

Pets As Therapy (PAT) is a national charity that enhances the health and wellbeing of thousands of people in communities across the UK.  We will be inviting PAT Volunteers and their PAT Dogs to join us at 'Fancy a Cuppa' on the following dates:

  • Tuesday 3rd October
  • Tuesday 17th October
  • Tuesday 31st October
  • Tuesday 14th November
  • Tuesday 28th November
  • Tuesday 12th December

Any questions, please email FAC@worc.ac.uk.

For more information about what 'Fancy a Cuppa?' is all about, please see our video below...