Olympus organizes fun activities for the students of her members. Keep an eye on the agenda for the dates of activities. Below is a list of our yearly recurring events. We also have some other activities. Follow our Facebook page to stay up to date.
The BeestFeest is the largest student party of Nijmegen. It is held once every two months on a thursday evening and takes place in Doornroosje. An impression can be found on the photo page. Like the BeestFeest on Facebook to stay informed about which thursday you absolutely have to keep free.
The entrance fee is 2,50 euros for members of one of the member organisations of Olympus and 3,00 euros for all other visitors. To use the member discount, you have to show a valid student card at the entrance.
Once a year the faculty of science is transformed into a cinema where you can watch movies all night long. This is a huge event with many visitors. Usually, there are about 450 visitors.
During Olympus Presents a film will be shown in one of the cantines. There will also be beer, soda and every once in a while hotdogs.
Extra day in the introduction period
Olympus also organizes an activity for the new first year bèta students during the second week of the introduction. This is an opportunity for the students to get to know Olympus, but mostly to enjoy themselves!
In the first half of the year, Olympus organizes the integration drinks. This is the place to meet new people of other associations.
The LAN gives gamers the opportunity to game for twelve hours in the Huygens building.
ALVLA is from the Dutch ‘Actieve Leden Van Leden Avond’, which translates to ‘evening for active members of members’. It is an evening specially for people that have helped Olympus in the previous year.
Battle of the Bèta’s
Battle of the Bèta’s is a pubquiz aimed at Bèta’s. Each round consists of questions concerning a specific study that can be found at the faculty of science.
Biergarten is an activity in the style of Oktoberfest: you pay once and then have access to unlimited beer and bratwurst!
First Year Party
Specially for the first year students, a small group of first year students organize the First Years Party.
Sound of Science
Cultuur op de Campus organizes a yearly festival on the faculty of science: Sound of Science. Olympus helps organizing.