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The Meadowhall Student Event is back

Thursday 28th September

Get hyped for Sheffield’s ultimate student shopping event, as we return for another year of exclusive offers, discounts and giveaways this Autumn.

Are you ready to stock up on fresh and fabulous finds and save some serious cash for the new semester?

Join us for a range of discounts from 3pm and exciting activities between 6-9pm on Thursday 28th September!

We’ll also be welcoming back some of last year’s high energy entertainers along with some new faces.

With hundreds of exclusive student discounts on offer, this is one event you absolutely can’t afford to miss this season! So, put it in your calendar, gather your crew, and head down to Meadowhall for a night of non-stop fun.

See the offers

Download the student event guide

Many different logos of participating brands including dr martens, footasylum, kiehls, schuh, taco bell, superdry, tessuiti, slim chickens, boots, new look and size?


360 Selfie Booth

The Avenue – Upper Level

Hop aboard our selfie station with your mates to create stunning 360 boomerangs, gifs or cool snaps for your social.

Giant Ball Pool

Lower High Street (near JD Sports)

Take on the Ball Pit Challenge! Find a golden ball in 60 seconds to win an instant prize, or if you find six, the chance to win either a £100 Meadowhall Gift Card or a £100 Jollibee voucher!*

Giant Fruit Machine

Lower Gallery

Roll up! Roll up! It’s the Hilarious Human Fruit Machine! Pick a fruit and spin to win. Or step inside the machine to decide the fortune of a fellow student!

Check out our acts who will be located throughout the mall during the evening

Get funky with our break dancing, boom box blasting, big shoe wearing B-Boys, as they tear up the mall with their sound system beats.

Mirror Men
Be mesmerised by our mirrored gents as they light up the room, they’ll have you boogying the night away with a dazzling dance off.

Glitter Heads
Get ready to groove with the glitter heads! They’ll be bringing the party to Meadowhall, dancing the night away and posing for selfies, so don’t forget to snap and shared on social.

Mannequin Men
Something strange could catch your eye in our shop windows as our mannequins move on their own…be careful you don’t become part of the display!


Name something better than free stuff…we’ll wait. Get your hands on free popcorn, ice cream roll ups and candy floss along with chocolate fountain treats.

How To Get Here

If you are travelling by car, you will find us off junction 34 of the M1 with over 12,000 free parking spaces.

Meadowhall also has direct public transport links via bus, tram or train.

You can plan your student night journey on the Travel South Yorkshire journey planner and arrive at Meadowhall in just 6 minutes by train from Sheffield station.


Stagecoach Gold X17 – fast and direct bus from Sheffield. £1.20 student single fare or use your £10 student week MegaRider on the app.


Use promo code: STUDENTHAUL5 for £5 off your journey. Valid 28.09.23.
Download the CityTaxis app to redeem.
For full T&Cs visit Promotions – Terms & Conditions – City Taxis


City Centre to Meadowhall from every 12 minutes. Tram stops at University of Sheffield, West Street, Hallam University and City Centre. Discounted tram tickets are available from the University of Sheffield Box Office or simply purchase your tickets online or from a tram conductor.


First X1 and X78. Catch the bus for just £1 when buying a pack of five single tickets on the First Bus app.

*All prices and times are correct on 01.08.23.