City Centre

Fun Fact
The trams you see on the streets today have actually only been running since 1994, however the city had had a tram system since 1870! The electric trams of the 1890s used to run in different areas of the city, including right in front of the HUBS on Paternoster Row!


Fun Fact
Highfield is the old stomping ground of Olympic Athlete, Jessica Ennis-Hill as it was where she grew up as a child!

Hunter's bar

Fun Fact
Hunter's bar is named after the toll bar at the end of Eccelsall Road which was active until the late 1800s! For those interested in the area, why not check out the Hunter's Bar webpage!


Fun Fact
Sharrow is a developed residential zone built over the old back-to-back terraced houses, and used to be part of 'Little Sheffield' in the 1800s!

Sharrow Vale

Fun Fact
Sharrow Vale Road is nicknamed the 'foodie mile' for it's wide range of restaurants and eateries!


Fun Fact
The very first photo taken in the whole of Sheffield was taken at a home on Hanover Street, Broomhall in 1852!

Welcome to Hallam - Your Essential Guide!

Find out about key Welcome events, pre-order your Hallam merch and read useful information on coming to Uni.


With so many different volunteering opportunities, from one-off to weekly, there's a way for everyone to get involved.


Make lifelong friends, do something you love, or try something new with our Student Societies!


The Advice Service is here to help you with any queries or problems you may have while you are at University

Skills & Training

We offer training opportunities, international opportunities, funding opportunities and a skills award that will help you to boost your CV.

Welcome 2019: Arrivals weekend advice

Get the essential information on what's set to be a very busy weekend in Sheffield. Plan ahead!


We look after your academic interests, oversee democracy and help students to run their own campaigns.

Global Climate Strike

The 20th September 2019 sees a global climate strike for urgent change. Find out what your Students' Union is doing to support.

Shuttle Bus Timetable 2019/20

The free shuttle bus between campuses returns for 2019/20.


Your Student Officer team have been preparing for the start of the new academic year.

Budgeting for Welcome Week

Lauren, your Welfare and Community Officer has put this quick guide together to help you plan for a Feezible Fresherz.

How to settle into university

Get the lowdown on SHSU's top tips for your first few weeks at Hallam!


Your newly elected Student Officer Team look back on their first month in post.