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Let’s be honest in university most of us are always on the hunt for a free drink. We’re always told nothing is free in life, granted that holds for 99% of things in life. However the golden rule doesn’t hold for university all the time. There are dozens of ways to score free drinks at university. We’ve managed to find a few ways you can score free drinks at uni.
MAKE THE MOST OF FRESHERS FAIR/RUSH WEEK
Freshers fair is one of the best ways to get free drinks from many local bars, pubs, and clubs. They offer vouchers for free shots and drinks in return for signing up with their email and phone numbers. Using these voucher and making the most of these deals can save you a ton of money.
BECOME A SOCIAL SEC FOR A SOCIETY
Social secs are responsible for setting up social events for societies. As a result, they often end up building up a great rapport with the managers. You can get free entry to venues, and often you can get free drinks when you’ve got a good relationship with management. Remember you bring a ton of business to them you should get some perks.
GET A LOYALTY CARD
Many pubs and clubs often have loyalty cards which can offer a cheaper cover charge. Quite often clubs have a loyalty card which get you discounted entry and points which you can use to get free drinks. Often clubs and bars will give you a free shot for example if you follow them on their social media. They are normally given out in freshers. Follow their social media so you don’t miss any great offers. Some clubs even have cards that grant you free entry.
LOOKOUT FOR OFFERS BY PUB CHAINS
You should always look out for any offers from bug pub chains such as an Embers inn or a brown bar. You can get a free pint or a free drink they run these promos quite often,
DOWNLOAD THE DUSK APP
If you’re living in London, Manchester, Brighton, Birmingham or Liverpool or just visiting one of the cities for a night out download the dusk app for free. You could claim a free drink every evening on dusk. It’s location-based, so it’ll show you the nearest drinking hole and a specific drink you can get free for a limited time. Sadly, you won’t get to choose the drink, but it’s a cheap way to start your night out. You can find out more here.
BECOME AN AMBASSADOR
You can become a brand ambassador. For example, VK hires ambassadors all around the country on Instagram. You can benefits such as tons of merch and even more free drinks shipped out to you. You can even get paid up to £100 a month. Yeah we know sounds like a dream.
BECOME A CLUB REP
If you have a large social media following or a member of many societies, you could become a club rep with your own guest list. For every entry you will get a commission. Often you get a ton of perks such as free entry and drinks. There is a chance to get free drinks and a ton of money
You should also check this post on student discounts UK. here