Football is a popular sport at UH and there are so many ways you can get involved!

Represent the University

As one of the University's Performance Sports, Women's Football provides an excellent pathway for players from community grassroots players to international athletes.

The Women's 1st XI Team provides an opportunity to represent the University in BUCS at the highest level alongside playing domestic club football. 

Prospective students get in touch using the online enquiry form. Please include details of your level and experience.  

Competition

The Women's Football Club compete in the National University League and Cup Programme managed by BUCS.

1st XI: Premier South and Championship
 

How to Join

There are three weeks of free trials and taster sessions at the start of Semester B (Monday 10th January - Sunday 30th January).

Anyone invited to join the Club must have signed up and paid for their membership following this three-week period.

Please pre-register by contacting the Club on their social media channels.

Coaching

The Women's Football Programme is managed and coached by a number of FA qualified coaches with extensive experience within the national women's game.

Compete on Campus

If you are an avid football player or just want a regular game each week, then get yourself involved in the HertSquad campus based football programme.

Renowned for providing a great social setting to play football with your friends, course mates or house mates against other students in our weekly book and play sessions and semesterly leagues.

The student programme includes 6-a-side football leagues.

If you are a student looking for a team to join or you are student captain looking for extra players to join your squad in a Campus Football league, then come along to one of our FREE 'Find Your Team' sessions. Further information on these sessions can be found below.

All of the above run in both Semester A and Semester B.

If you are interested in Men's Campus Football, please click here.

 

Campus Football Book and Play Sessions

How you can get involved:

What to expect:

The aim is to be competetive, so you'll play competitive matches against each other with qualified officials. Coming alone? Please don't worry, we have friendly trained student Activators who will meet you there and find you a team to join.  All equipment is provided, so you just need to bring yourself and a bottle of water.

Click here to view the Campus Sport Book and Play timetable

How to be involved:

From Monday 14 February you'll have to purchase a membership or book and pay for sessions in advance.  All sessions can be booked 7 days in advance, which gives you plenty of time.  To do this, just sign up for the FREE HertSquad membership and book in person at Hertfordshire Sports Village or over the phone weekdays between 11:00-13:00 via 01707 284466.


Membership options:

Semester membership

Gives you unlimited access to every competitive Book and Play session this semester and priority booking for only £30.  You’ll save £100s!  Plus you’ll also get a free HertSquad Campus Sport hoodie.  Plus, you’ll have the option to join a competitive ladder (league table) via the Playwaze app for Badminton, Squash, Table Tennis and Tennis.

How to sign up:

  • Sign up for a HertSquad membership
  • Visit our reception team at Herts Sports Village on De Havilland campus or email the team at sports.reception@herts.ac.uk to take out the membership
  • Then book onto the sessions you want to go to!
  • Don't forget to collect your free hoodie from the HertSquad Office.  See what times we are open.

Pay as you go

Don’t want to commit, then pay as you go with £3 per session with a HertSquad Pass or it's £6 for non-members.  Sign up for your FREE HertSquad Pass to get 50% discount on sessions. 

Sign up for your free HertSquad pass now to get discounts!

 

Semester B Campus Football Leagues

League 

Student / Staff 

Day 

Time 

Venue 

Cost 

General Information 

6-a-side 

Student 

Mondays 

Matches between 19:00 - 21:00 

Oval 3G, College Lane Campus 

£180 + £30 refundable cash deposit* per team 

Squads of 6 - 12 players 

6-a-side 

Student 

Tuesdays 

Matches between 19:00 - 21:00 

Oval 3G, College Lane Campus 

£180 + £30 refundable cash deposit* per team

Squads of 6 - 12 players 

Players have the option to purchase a HertSquad Campus Sport hoody for £20.00 from the HertSquad Office at Hertfordshire Sports Village on the de Havilland Campus once they have joined a team.

* £30 refundable deposit - returned at the end of the semester if all matches completed in accordance to league rules and all squad bibs are returned to the HertSquad Office. This will be be collected from all teams at the first set of matches week commencing Monday 14 February.

All teams must have two team representatives at the Campus Football captain's meeting at 18:30 on Wednesday 9 February which will be held via Zoom.

The HertSquad Campus Football leagues will commence the week beginning Monday 14 February.

Please click here to view the league rules.

 

Enter a Team

Students can enter a team into one of the Campus Football leagues above by following the instructions below:

1. Download the Playwaze app on your mobile phone app store (orange square with white pw).

2. Log into the Playwaze app (BUCS Play log in can be used) or register a new account.

3. Search Playwaze for the University of Hertfordshire Community (purple H logo). Keep 'I'm looking for' drop down as 'Organisations/Providers'.

4. Join the University of Hertfordshire Community.

5. Click on 'Other Communities' and click the Campus Football button.

6. Click on the league you wish to enter.

7. Click 'enter team' at the bottom, follow the instructions and make your team payment to secure your place in the league.

We recommend the team captain enters the team into the league. All team members will have to follow steps 1-5 above and then join their set team so that all team members are visible

 

Looking for a Team to Join in a Campus Football League or Need Extra Players for Your Squad

Students are responsible for organising their own teams. Although assistance is offered through our FREE 'Find Your Team' sessions at the start of term to help teams recruit players or for individuals looking for a team to join. Just come along to one of the sessions below with your student I.D. card:  

Session 

Date 

Time 

Venue 

General Information 

Find Your Campus Football 6-a-side League Team

Monday 24 January

19:00 - 21:00

Oval 3G, College Lane Campus

Student I.D. card required 

Find Your Campus Football 6-a-side League Team

Tuesday 25 January 19:00 - 20:00 Oval 3G, College Lane Campus

Student I.D. card required 

Please be aware there will be a lower maximum capacity for this session due to the session only being an hour long

Find Your Campus Football 6-a-side League Team

Monday 31 January 19:00 - 21:00 Oval 3G, College Lane Campus Student I.D. card required 

Find Your Campus Football 6-a-side League Team

Tuesday 1 February 19:00 - 21:00 Oval 3G, College Lane Campus Student I.D. card required 

Play for fun

Come and play with Active Students! Whether you have played before or trying it for the first time, everyone is welcome! Sessions are run by a female activator who is part of the womens 1st XI. Check out the timetable to see when there is a session that suits you.


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