University is all about new experiences and meeting new people, luckily societies are the perfect way to do both. There's 113 different active societies to choose from (with more being added all the time) covering a huge range of topics, from Harry Potter to Henna, eSports to Juggling, Fire and Magic.
If you've already got your Essex ID, the good news is if you find a society you like the look of you can join right now! The cost to join will vary from one society to the next is usually only a couple of pounds. You'll also need to join the Societies Guild, it's £5 for the year which lets you join as many differetn societies as you want.
Can't see something that interests you? Why not start a new society? All the information you need is available over on the Societies Guild website.
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