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UniversityFreshers

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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colourful houses

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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To celebrate the new year and the new wave of Uni students starting out, we've listed some of the most common student personalities, because let's face it, you're bound to be one of them...

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Freshers' week is bound to be absolutely manic, and the Freshers' Fairs are no exception. Full of businesses giving you freebies and societies needing to fill their mailing lists, it may be too much...

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The new University term is upon us! And that can only mean one thing - getting some lovely new stuff for your room. We've done the research, so come and feast your eyes on these bargain choices...

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You've worked hard your first term, it's been tough for first and third years alike. Christmas is on the horizon and a well-deserved break is in sight (in between all the coursework and revision of...

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Freshers

Fresher's week is over. The almighty wave of fun you've been surfing has broken, giving way to the first week of term. There are proper lectures, reading lists and seminar preparation thrown at you, a...

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UniversityFreshers

For many of you who've just started university, this will be the first time you've experienced moving out and spending a long time away from your parents. The first few weeks feel a bit like summer...

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Freshers

Everyone bangs on about all the things you should do in Freshers' week - be sociable, make friends, take photos etc etc. But what about the things you shouldn't do? What are the things that should be...

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MoneyFreshers

As thousands of students start their new University life GRB takes a look at the costs involved. The cost of an average degree is estimated to be ?50,000 leaving today's graduates having up to 30...

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Welcome to freshers week! We're sure by now you are already feeling the effects of the big nights out and crazy campus vibe but sometimes this special week can throw up some issues. Don't worry GRB...

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