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Looking to live in Liverpool next year?
Accommodation

Looking to live in Liverpool next year?

With its iconic musical heritage, famous docks, cosmopolitan culture and winning football team, Liverpool continues to be a big draw for students from all corners of the world.

Posted 20 November 2020
9 ways to stay entertained while staying in
Student Life

9 ways to stay entertained while staying in

Ah, 2020. The year when, by necessity, staying in has become the new going out. Universities remain open for teaching and you can pop to the shops for all your essentials, but how to spend your evening in student accommodation after a day of back-to-back lectures?

Posted 20 November 2020
Why to choose student accommodation in Nottingham city centre
Accommodation

Why to choose student accommodation in Nottingham city centre

A modestly-sized city but home to over 60,000 students, Nottingham is a great place to enjoy all that a full university experience has to offer.

Posted 20 November 2020
7 student money-saving tips ahead of Black Friday
Finance

7 student money-saving tips ahead of Black Friday

It would be easy to dismiss Black Friday – students have enough to pay for already, right? Its sensible to budget, sure, and with festivities approaching best not to turn full spree-shopper, but you can still be cautious and splash out on a well-deserved treat.

Posted 19 November 2020
How to find the right student work/life balance
Student Life

How to find the right student work/life balance

Let’s face it: life can be pretty hectic. Juggling your studies with work and other commitments is no mean feat – particularly against the constant buzz of social media and rolling news, which can impact your productivity.

Posted 17 November 2020
Welcome to The Neighbourhood: stay connected in your Roost
Accommodation

Welcome to The Neighbourhood: stay connected in your Roost

Are you looking to chat with the other people living in your Roost? Perhaps you’d like to help your fellow residents with simple errands if they’re self-isolating? Or maybe you’re a resident who could do with a hand.

Posted 12 November 2020
Support for all residents: what you need to know
Accommodation

Support for all residents: what you need to know

We appreciate that 2020 may not be going quite as you’d anticipated and that you, or those around you, may need some extra support. This is why we’ve been working hard to enhance our existing 24/7 support to provide additional help and guidance for our residents.

Posted 09 November 2020
Reasons to stay in student accommodation
Accommodation

Reasons to stay in student accommodation

Whether you’re a fresher or further along in your student journey, making the choice to stay in student accommodation can be a big decision. We hope you’re feeling right at home with us at Student Roost and would love for you to stay in our student accommodation for the rest of.

Posted 09 November 2020
Resident and Covid-19 volunteer Yasemin on life during lockdown
Student Life

Resident and Covid-19 volunteer Yasemin on life during lockdown

Earlier this year, we shared the inspirational story of a Student Roost resident who made personal sacrifices to continue her studies and offer help to the people of Northern Ireland during the pandemic. We caught up with Yasemin Adali over six months later to see how she’s been.

Posted 03 November 2020
Top ways to celebrate Bonfire Night in student accommodation
Student Life

Top ways to celebrate Bonfire Night in student accommodation

Like most things in 2020, Bonfire Night is going to look a little different from the norm. But while national lockdown restrictions may put a dampener on outdoor displays and public events, there’s plenty you can do in your Roost to make sure November 5 sparkles for you and your.

Posted 03 November 2020
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