Freshers

Driving home this summer

Pia Neave

You’ve packed up your student room and are heading home for a few months over the summer holidays. Before you set off, have you thought about your journey? The RAC have helped us put together five tips to keep you safe when driving home this summer.

Decorating your student home

Pia Neave

After a year in halls, moving into a student house can be really exciting. Here are five ways to decorate the space you’ll be calling home for the next year, without getting out that paint roller (you don’t want to upset your new landlord now, do you?)

Driving home for Christmas

Jessie Morris

You’ve submitted your final assignment, packed up your room and are heading home for a few weeks over the festive period. Before you set off, have you thought about your journey, here's five tips to keep you safe when driving this Christmas.

Going home this Christmas

Jessie Morris

Snow is falling, Mariah Carey is back on the radio and you’ve packed your bags ready to head home for Christmas. Before you go, take a moment to consider how safe your student property will be during the break.

Living in halls

Olivia Hinkley

Before moving into university halls, you probably have an idea of what life in student accommodation will be like. Here are 5 things you might not expect about living in halls.

Do I get a job at university?

Olivia Hinkley

Being a student can mean that you may be on a tight budget. A big question you might be facing is whether or not to take up a part-time job during your time at university. 2nd year Liv talks through the questions you should ask yourself.

Moving away from home

Betta Living

You’ve been accepted into your dream university, bulk-bought your essentials and are raring to go. There's a few things you may not have thought about before you make your first big move away from home.

Student Hacks

Pia Neave

From creating makeshift bins for parties, to avoiding microwave queues, we've collated your ultimate student hacks.

Student Top Tips

Pia Neave / 15 Aug 2016

Starting university can be both exciting and nerve-racking. To get ready for the big day, we’ve put together a few useful tips to help things go smoothly.