10 ways to protect your tenancy deposit

Our research shows that 25% of students that paid a deposit for their student accommodation received deductions from the amount at the end of the tenancy. With this in mind, we’ve pulled together some easy ways to protect your tenancy deposit, both before and during the tenancy, so that you receive back the full amount at the end of the year.

10 ways to prove that you’re officially an ‘adult’

According to our research, young Brits don’t really turn into official ‘adults’ until the age of 25, six years after legal adulthood! If you’re ready and raring to enter into your next life phase, here are our top ten tips to prove you’re officially an ‘adult.’

10 hacks for your student house share

Moving into your first house share can be a daunting prospect, but it also comes with a huge sense of accomplishment and independence. To help you settle into your new home, we’ve pulled together a few house share hacks that may come in handy.

Five signs that you're adventurous

In every student house, there’s that one housemate that always seems to be off on their next adventure. If you think you might be the adventurous housemate, here are five ways to know for sure.

The best places to hide out at uni

Here are some of the top places to hide out at uni so you can take a well-deserved, uninterrupted break.

Five signs that you're chilled

If you’re unsure whether you’re the chilled one in your student house, here are five tell-tale signs.

How to solve disagreements in your student house

Even in the calmest of student houses, there will always be the odd occasion when an argument breaks out amongst your housemates. Here are some tips for solving disagreements in your student house.

The benefits of a part time job at uni

The cost of going to university is more than just tuition fees. If things are feeling a little tight, or you just want some extra spending money, a part time job can ease some of the financial pressure.

Five apps to organise your student house

When it comes to uni, you can never be too organised. With this in mind, here are five apps to help you get the most out of your uni experience.

Protect yourself from fraud

Here are a few simple steps you can take when job hunting to safeguard yourself against potential online fraud.

Great ways to socialise at uni

Here are a number of activities that you can take part in at uni to expand your social circle, even after you’ve moved out of halls.

Great ways to stay in touch at uni

It can sometimes be overwhelming to try to keep in touch with everyone at the same time. That's why we've pulled together some simple but effective ways of staying in touch at uni.

Keeping a cool head during exam season

It’s especially important to look after yourself during exam season so that you are in the best shape to ace your exams. With this in mind, here are five tips to help you keep a cool head.

Five signs that you're organised

There’s a lot to be said for being organised, especially at university when you have a lot to fit into your already busy schedule.

Five signs that you’re the mysterious housemate

There’s always one housemate that’s slightly more mysterious than the rest. If you have a suspicion that you may be the mysterious housemate, here are five ways to tell.

Things to consider when house hunting

Moving from first year halls to a student house is an exciting time, but there are lots of decisions to be made about where you should live, and who you should live with. Here are a few things to consider before signing a tenancy agreement.

Halloween costume hacks

Halloween is one of the most important dates on the student calendar. But a great Halloween costume doesn’t have to be expensive. To give you a few ideas, we’ve put together some Halloween costume hacks.

Your accommodation

Each accommodation option has its pros and cons. Student Source talk you through the different student accommodation options available for first years.