Going abroad for university can be exciting, stressful, and sometimes a bit confusing at first. There’s a lot you have to deal will logistically and socially that you might not have to deal with as...

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Studying abroad is an incredible opportunity to go somewhere new and make life-long friends and memories. However, moving to a new country on your own can be daunting. Here are my top 10 things to...

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Starting university can be a daunting experience and for many it’s the first time living away from home. With so many different things on your schedule, first year will be over before you know it. So,...

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You may be thinking about whether to study a joint honours degree, but certain misconceptions about them could be holding you back. For example, it is often said that future employers prefer a focus...

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Starting university is daunting for everyone, but throw a disability into the mix, and you have a whole new host of worries. It’s only natural; but trust me, it won’t be as bad as you imagine. I was...

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Freshers Money Students

It is no secret that Leeds is bursting with culture. As one of Yorkshire's largest cities, Leeds has changed a lot since the industrial days of the 1970s. With renovation comes restaurants and cafés,...

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One of the first things we all think of when we start university is how many societies are out there for us to join. It’s like a buffet of opportunity; but let’s face it, the sheer number of choice is...

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Finding your first student house can be a daunting experience. It can make or break friendship groups, involve a lot of mould and bad carpeting, yet still cost a load of money! But fear not, Emilia...

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You know how easy it is to get a cold after a heavy night out? Try doing that for 7 days in a row... no wonder you're feeling poorly. Read on for answers on what freshers flu is, and how to combat it...

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For many, the submission of your UCAS application happens at age 17/18 when you're practically still a kid. So it's no surprise that many students come to regret their decisions later on. JD Mooney...

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Starting university is a scary experience, it’s undeniable. However, there are ways to make this new adventure less daunting by making yourself more prepared. Emilia Walker from the University of...

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Whether you're entering your first year or your last, this unconventional guide to packing is sure to set you on the right track for university...

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Our newest blogger, Kit Keane, hailing from the US, regales the eight crucial life lessons that she has learnt during first year of university at King’s College London studying PPE.

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University Freshers

Freshers is looming, or may have even begun at your new university. In that vein, it's time to run through some essential don'ts for that all important first week...

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Our summer intern, Rob, has divulged some excellent - and realistic - new term resolutions that everybody should be able to stick to. How many can you keep up until Christmas?

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When choosing your university, location is absolutely key. We've collated the top 5 benefits of living in both the North and the South of England. From then on, the decision lies in your hands... may...

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Going to university is scary enough, but being stuck with wet socks and no plates can make things even worse. We've compiled 5 essential, but not so well-known life hacks for this year's influx of...

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You're mere months into your first year of independence, and guess what? You need to find a house for next year (and it will not be easy). Take some brilliant advice from our newest member of the...

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As the evenings get darker, the mornings get colder and the rain becomes more frequent, you know what time it is. It's almost half way through your University's first term... and guess what? It...

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A new academic year and new term is upon us and this can only mean one thing - a new bunch of unrealistic expectations. But don't be worried; it's good to be optimistic...

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