It’s that time of year again when students of all persuasions reach for the coffee and prepare to revise all day and night. But you know what? You really don’t have to sweat this out. There is help available, right here and right now. There are several techy bits and bobs out there to […]Read more >
When preparing for university life, new students can often be faced with lots of important decisions to make. So, once you’ve picked where you want to study, the next big question on your list is: “Where am I going to live?” There are numerous factors to consider when deciding which student accommodation is right for […]Read more >
For a student, summer is no doubt the best time of the year. You’ve been locked down in your student accommodation, hard at revision and taking exams, and now you’re finished its time to kick back and enjoy long summer days and care free nights. However, the summer holidays are also the best time to […]Read more >
Anybody that either studies or has studied in Leeds will often describe it as one of the best times of their lives. Through the friendly city, vibrant nightlife and student-centric atmosphere, Leeds is a city loved and revered by all, no matter which uni you’re from. If you’re thinking of studying in Leeds or have […]Read more >
Are you graduating this year? If so you may be spending a fair bit of your time mourning the good old (fresher) days and worrying about what lies ahead. But instead of letting the job applications overwhelm you, why not take your remaining time to make the most of what uni is really all about? […]Read more >
As you may already be aware, we’re getting ready to open our brand new accommodation in Exeter and have been enjoying seeing so many of you book in for your new university term. Whether you’re brand new to Exeter or are already familiar with the city, we thought it might be helpful to highlight some […]Read more >
If you’re staying at The Arch This September, now couldn’t be a better time to learn more about this wonderful building and the part it’s played in Liverpool’s history. A builder working on this property has unearthed a time capsule containing items dating back hundreds of years which gives us an insight into how the building […]Read more >
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