Welcome to CUGS

Who Are We?

Cambridge University Geographical Society (CUGS) is the student-run society for Geography students at the University of Cambridge.

We put on a number of events and socials during the year for all our members including the Christmas Dinner, Garden Party and various speaker events. Find our full events calendar here - and like us on Facebook to not miss an update from CUGS.

Thinking about studying Geography at Cambridge or 2018 Fresher? Take a look at our Alternative Prospectus and Freshers' Guide


Get Involved

Members enjoy a packed term card of events. Each term we line up 6 speakers’ events, delivered by eminent geographers, numerous interyear socials plus one off events, and our much-loved seasonal events, such as the popular Christmas Dinner and Garden Party.

Sound good? Read more here and get your life membership now!


Feel free to get in touch if you would be interested in partnering with one of the University's most active societies.



Compass is an exciting new publication produced in partnership with CUGS.

Covering a broad range of contemporary issues, and packed with superb readers’ photography, plus career advice and quizzes, this new publication is read across Cambridge. Find our current issue here.