Being the first generation of my family to go to University was something I took great pride in. It felt like I had really achieved something and that I had made my whole family very […]
Can you still have fun as a student if you’re living at home and commuting to campus. Recent graduate – Scott Eeles – talks to us about his commute and life as a student who […]
Whilst at University I was given the opportunity to work as a student ambassador. Having this job was a really good experience for me and throughout this blog I will talk about all the great […]
If you’re a new starter at University this year how can you navigate the clubs and societies fair? What should you join? Here’s how you get the most out of the clubs and societies fair […]
So we’re all well into the swing of a lovely long summer by now – maybe you’re earning some pennies at a seasonal job, adventuring somewhere abroad or just having a relaxing couple of months […]
Feeling homesick is a normal part of student life – it’s one of the main concerns students worry about before they start uni. Homesickness can be a common problem that students experience at uni when they’re moving away from home for the first time. But don’t worry, there’s plenty of advice and support on offer! Here are 5 ways to deal with homesickness while you’re at university.
Now we’re a few weeks into Autumn term, you’re either finding your feet with university or settling back into your student life. If you’re anything like me, wanting your new room to feel comfortable will be an important part of your Uni transition. Here are my decor tips and tricks to help you turn your new student space into a cosy new home!
As a new student, it can feel daunting leaving school, college or work to start a new adventure at uni. The thought of moving away, meeting new people and starting a new course can be stressful. The problem is many people simply don’t know what to expect from their first week. Here are my experiences of Welcome Week, as well as a few tips to make the most of your first term.