Freshers

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.

7 essentials to take to uni

Pia Neave

You’ve been accepted into uni, you’ve found out which halls you’re in and now it’s time to pack. To help you out we've compiled a list of must-have items in order to get you prepared.

Fresher's week

Pia Neave

Nervous about Freshers’ week? Or perhaps excited, but not really sure what to expect? Here are ten things we’ve learnt, which will hopefully come in useful to help you prepare.