DURSA Events

DURSA Members and their spouses or partners are welcome to attend all events listed below.
You can See Who's Coming in advance of the event online.

Event Selection
This is a wonderful example of fine local heritage, built in 1868, to supply drinking water to the Sunderland area.

16 October 2019 at 10:00
The tour will last about 1½ hours most of which is walking and includes climbing up and down stairs so people should be aware of this. The site is not suitable for wheelchairs.
13 November 2019 at 11:00
We have changed the venue this year from the Business School Lounge to a more informal setting. The centre is in the old school, which was taken over by the community to use as a local facility. It is run by a committee of volunteers and has a warm, comfortable lounge.
04 December 2019 at 18:00
JDR is a world-class provider of sub-sea technologies and services connecting the global offshore energy industry. It designs, engineers and manufactures subsea power cables, production umbilicals, intervention workover control systems and end terminations and accessories.
09 December 2019 at 14:00
Visit to the Department of Classics and Ancient History
22 January 2020 at 14:00
Visit to the Department of Psychology
12 February 2020 at 14:00

Please note the instructions for the event registration process noted below the programme of events.

NB. Note on the Booking System

To simplify the event registration process please log in first.

Step One - 'Choose your Event' - Tick the box at the side of your event and click 'Next' beneath the event listings.
Step Two - Your Registrations' - (even for free events). Under 'Quantity and Pricing' please use the drop down menu to select how many places you wish to book. Once selected click 'Next'.
Step Three - 'Attendees' - Your name will appear as first attendee. If you are booking more than one place there will be a space for second attendee etc. If so, for each guest a new individual should be clicked, and spaces will appear to enter their name and address with the options of your address or unknown for the latter. Click as appropriate. Filling these boxes is obligatory. Providing the guest’s email is not. Once complete click 
Step Four - 'Payment' - (even for free events). An overview of your event registration will be displayed, if correct please click 'Continue' to proceed to the next stage.
Step Five - 'Event Registrations' - You will find a description of the event registration details and a request for your personal details. If you are logged in to your account these details will automatically be displayed. If these details are not showing you must complete the section before you can confirm your booking. Once completed please click 'Check Out'. If no payment is required your booking is complete and an automated email will be sent to you. If payment is involved this will bring you to the payment screen. 
Step Six - 'Sales Order Cart' - Your name and address details will be automatically populated from the previous screen. Insert cardholders name, card number and card details. Then click 'Pay Now'. Confirmation that you have made a booking will appear but will not tell you how many people you have booked for.

If you are unable to pay online please call the Alumni Relations Team on 0191 334 6304, Monday - Friday, 9am - 4.30pm to pay via debit/credit card. Alternatively, cheques made payable to 'Durham University' can be posted to the address displayed here, clearly marked 'FAO DURSA' with full booking and contact details attached to the cheque. Please allow an extra 5 working days' notice in advance of booking deadline to process cheques.

Development and Alumni Relations Office
The Palatine Centre
Stockton Road

0191 334 6305