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Win a year rent-free with Student Roost
Offers , Accommodation

Win a year rent-free with Student Roost

Fancy winning your rent paid up in full for a whole year? What student wouldn’t, really? Well, read on because we’ve got some good news.

Posted 30 October 2020
Things to consider when choosing your student accommodation
Accommodation

Things to consider when choosing your student accommodation

Choosing your student accommodation is a choice that comes with all kinds of questions - so let us make things simple.

Posted 29 October 2020
Go for it: master's student Emily on her Bath studio
Student Stories , Accommodation

Go for it: master's student Emily on her Bath studio

One of the biggest decisions for university postgrads is choosing where to live and it’s okay to admit that your priorities may have changed since your undergraduate degree.

Posted 27 October 2020
Roost resident Zoe returns to The Towpath
Student Life , Student Stories , Accommodation

Roost resident Zoe returns to The Towpath

When she started her adventure at the University of Chester, student Zoe Lee Jukes made herself at home at one of two Roosts in the city: The Towpath.

Posted 27 October 2020
20 Day Giveaway round-up
Offers

20 Day Giveaway round-up

Phew, we made it! As promised, here at Student Roost we’ve been busy making some lucky students big prize-winners as part of our 20 Day Giveaway.

Posted 26 October 2020
Fun ways to celebrate Halloween 2020 in your student accommodation
Student Life

Fun ways to celebrate Halloween 2020 in your student accommodation

Cat ears and white sheets at the ready! 2020 has been unsettling for a number of reasons, but with Halloween just around the corner it’s the perfect time for you Roosters to embrace the fun side of scary.

Posted 23 October 2020
Meet two students living The Heights life with us
Student Stories , Accommodation

Meet two students living The Heights life with us

Meet pals and flatmates Fran and Robyn, two Birmingham City University students who chose to make The Heights their home.

Posted 23 October 2020
Finding last minute student accommodation
Accommodation

Finding last minute student accommodation

Looking for last minute student accommodation can be overwhelming, and especially so if you’ve just been through clearing! Here at Student Roost, we’re here to help make this process as stress-free as possible. So enjoy our guide on securing your perfect student.

Posted 14 August 2020
What is blended learning?
Student Life

What is blended learning?

With Covid-19, it can be an uncertain time for students looking to go to university this year. Here at Student Roost, we’re here to support you with the information you need to make decisions about your future studies. Blended learning is looking to be a major new part of.

Posted 14 August 2020
Moving out for university: why live away from home?
Student Stories , Accommodation

Moving out for university: why live away from home?

Looking to study at a university that's not far from home? Even if you can get to lectures by jumping on an early morning bus or train, there are so many benefits to moving out and into student accommodation that you just won't experience if you don't make the move.

Posted 18 June 2020
Tasty Easter treats to impress your flatmates
Health & Food

Tasty Easter treats to impress your flatmates

With Easter just around the corner, we are presented with the most valid reason ever (followed hot on its heels by Christmas, birthdays and pretty much any day of the week as far as I’m concerned!) to eat CHOCOLATE.

Posted 09 April 2020
From Turkey to Belfast: Our resident’s story
Student Life

From Turkey to Belfast: Our resident’s story

Meet Yasemin Adali, a Student Roost resident from Turkey studying in Belfast. After one of our team members had got chatting to Yasemin during the start of the COVID-19 outbreak in Northern Ireland, we just knew we had to share her inspirational story. We are so proud of.

Posted 07 April 2020