The benefits of a part time job at uni

Performics

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

Naomi Soanes

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

Naomi Soanes

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

Naomi Soanes

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

Naomi Soanes

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.

Things to consider when house hunting

Naomi Soanes

Moving from first year halls to a student house is an exciting time, but there are lots of decisions to be made around 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

Naomi Soanes

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

Student Source

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

How to balance your social life, societies and studies

Jack Webster

Jack Webster, a third year law student at the University of Leeds, has put together some tips and advice on how to balance your social life, societies and studies whilst at university.

The alternative guide to freshers’ week

Naomi Soanes

Over the past few years, ‘clean living’ has increasingly become a part of our everyday culture. So if you want to try something new, we’ve put together the top five ‘alternative’ activities you can take part in this freshers’ week.

Unnecessary costs to cut

Adam Smith - www.vouchercodespro.co.uk

Being a student can get costly at times. Here are 5 ways you can make your student loan go further

Tips for a happy student house

Pia Neave

Moving into a student home can be an exciting yet nerve-wracking time. To help you feel prepared, we have compiled a list of useful hints and tips to get you settled and make your student house feel like home.

Private housing covered

Endsleigh

To help you get on your way, we’ve created a list of some of the key things you’ll need to know about moving into a house.

What is an inventory?

Endsleigh

An inventory is a document which records the condition and contents of a property.

What will I be paying for?

Endsleigh

When looking for student houses, make sure you ask the letting agent or landlord plenty of questions before deciding on a potential new property.

Am I covered under my parents’ home insurance?

Naomi Soanes

When you’re preparing to move to university for the first time, insurance probably isn’t at the top of your priority list. However, it’s important to make sure your belongings are protected

Introducing… The new iPhone X

Naomi Soanes

Apple have just officially announced the new iPhone X. Here’s a summary of the main features.

Four fire safety tips for uni

Fire Protection Online

Fire Protection Online have pulled together four tips on how to stay safe whilst at uni, from how to prevent a fire starting, through to how to stay safe should the unexpected happen.