Varsity 2019 is sponsored by City Taxis, Endsleigh, Fortis and Footasylum. We would like to thank them for their support.

City Taxis are proud to be the official taxi partners to both University of Sheffield & Sheffield Hallam University Student Unions.
Apart from this pioneering initiative there is a host of activity throughout the academic year. Including the annual fresher’s events where you will receive lots of City Taxi freebies & chances to enter competitions.
Safe Taxi Scheme
The text back service & app are fully automated, book direct into the system providing a priority queue jump service & text back or send a push message with full details of your Taxi including registration, make, colour & model.
Offering a fantastic range of quality studios and apartments, as well as stunning communal facilities, Sovereign House is everything you could need for your student home. Along with your fully-furnished apartment, including your own bathroom and kitchen, you’ll have access to our on-site gym, cinema and entertainment room. All our facilities are modern, high-quality, and maintained by on-site staff, and your rent includes electricity, water and internet – so no need to stress about bills!


Whether you’re a first-year, postgraduate or mature student, if you’re off to uni you’ll probably need to cover your contents, gadgets or both.

24 hour, new for old gadget replacement – if your gadget is lost, stolen or unrepairable we’ll replace it within one working day of your claim being approved.

Contents cover – whether you’re living in halls or a shared house. Tenants’ liability cover included – we’ll cover loss or damage for which you are responsible under your tenancy agreement up to £2500.



Footasylum are proud to be sponsoring the Sheffield Varsity between Sheffield Hallam University and University of Sheffield for 2019.

Established in 2005, Footasylum are one of the leading retailers of fashion streetwear and sportswear, championing new and upcoming brands as well as more established names.

We help students find the freshest trainers and clothing from leading sportswear giants like Nike and adidas as well as own brands such as Kings Will Dream.

Shop online or in-store at one of our 70 stores across the UK to make sure you’re looking fresh for Varsity.