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Varsity Tickets with Afterparty

Varsity tickets for the rugby finale with Afterparty entry are now on sale! The official Varsity Afterparty for Leeds Beckett is brought to you by Voodoo events and is held at Pryzm. Afterparty ticket sell out fast and cannot be purchased online so make sure you get yours early! You can purchase your Varsity tickets at the locations below (tickets with Afterparty can only be purchased at locations marked with an *asterisk).

 Location  Opening times

Headingley Campus Sports Office*

(08.30 – 17:00 )
 Monday to Friday 
 Online from  24/7 (incurs additional booking fee)

Headingley Merchandise Store

(10:00- 15:00)
Monday to Friday 
 City Campus Merchandise Store (08:00 - 18.30)
Monday to Friday
 Headingley Campus Fresher’s Fair *  (10:00 – 16:00)
 Wednesday 21 September
 City Campus Fresher’s Fair* (10:00 – 16:00)
 Tuesday 27 September

Headingley Campus Hub*

(11:00 – 14:00)
Monday 19 September
Friday 23rd September
Monday 26th September
Friday 30th September
Monday 3rd October


Leslie Silver Café Area*

 (11:00 – 14:00)
Monday 19th September
Ticket Prices

Rugby Only: £10

Rugby + Earlybird Afterparty: £13

Rugby + Afterparty: £16

For more information or to find out about Varsity sponsorship opportunities please contact: 0113 8129169.

What is Leeds Varsity?

Leeds Varsity is the biggest student sporting event of the year in the City and one of the biggest university Varsities in the country.

On 5th October Varsity will see the two biggest universities in the city go head to head in over 50 fixtures. More than 1400 students from Leeds Beckett University and the University of Leeds take part in the ultimate pre-season fixture across 25 sports culminating in a Rugby Union match under the Headingley Carnegie Stadium floodlights.

The Rugby finale is always a great end to a day of sporting excellence. In 2015 over 14,000 students, staff and alumni filled out Headingley Carnegie Stadium, the home of Leeds Rugby, to cheer on their university.

Entry to Varsity fixture during the day is FREE and spectators are encouraged to come along to games and support their teams. A full fixture list will be available from

Plus points

  • One of the biggest university Varsities in the country
  • A whole day of competitive sport
  • Fantastic finale event at Headingley Carnegie Stadium