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Guide to clearing: what is clearing?
Student Life

Guide to clearing: what is clearing?

The university clearing process is a system that allows applicants without an offer to be matched with universities that still have unfilled places on courses. There’s much more to understand about what university clearing is in the UK, so if you’re wondering “what is clearing?”.

Posted 15 August 2022
The student guide to Aberdeen
Student Life , Accommodation

The student guide to Aberdeen

While this coastal city may seem like a sleepy Scottish haven, it’s anything but! If you’re going to be studying in Aberdeen as a new student, or you’re heading back for another year and want to delve deeper into student life in the city, our student guide to Aberdeen is here to.

Posted 15 July 2022
Your student-friendly guide to open days
Student Life

Your student-friendly guide to open days

Whether you’re an incoming fresher or returning for your postgrad, there’s so much to consider when choosing your university. An open day is a great way to get an authentic taste of student life and, most importantly, decide if a certain university is the right fit for you.

Posted 21 June 2022
What type of student festival goer are you?
Student Life

What type of student festival goer are you?

A staple of the student calendar is festival season, offering the chance to dress up and have fun with friends while listening to your favourite music - whether you’re the type to dance the night away with a cocktail in hand or enjoy a more relaxed vibe chilling with friends. .

Posted 30 May 2022
The guide to Leicester festivals
Student Life

The guide to Leicester festivals

Leicester is a vibrant, multicultural city that celebrates its diversity day-to-day – but also through festivals spread throughout the year. It's home to some of the oldest and largest festivals in the UK, so make the most of your summer and enjoy all of the Leicester festivals.

Posted 13 May 2022
Moving to the UK for uni? Top tips before you fly the nest
Student Life , Travel

Moving to the UK for uni? Top tips before you fly the nest

Uni? Tick. Accommodation? Tick. Luggage? Tick. Start your uni chapter off right and bring everything you need first time round!

Posted 14 April 2022
The student guide to Leicester
Student Life , Accommodation

The student guide to Leicester

Leicester may be (fun fact incoming) home to British staple Walkers Crisps, but it’s also known for being one of the most diverse cities in the United Kingdom. If you’re going to be studying in Leicester for the first time, or want to truly understand the city, our guide to.

Posted 23 March 2022
Top days out in and around Swansea for students
Student Life

Top days out in and around Swansea for students

If you’re living with us at St Davids or considering our Swansea accommodation for next year, then you’ll be in the enviable position of being surrounded by a great choice of days out and sights to see when it’s time for a break from studying.

Posted 22 March 2022
Top 5 bakes to impress your uni flatmates
Student Life , Health & Food

Top 5 bakes to impress your uni flatmates

Fancy yourself as Gen Z's Mary Berry or simply love to rustle up goodies in the kitchen for you and your friends to share? It's time to impress your flatmates and show off your baking skills with some tasty treats.

Posted 01 March 2022
Brighton city guide for students
Student Life

Brighton city guide for students

Brighton has plenty to offer to its student population. Whether you’re a seasoned seaside visitor and have been studying in Brighton for a while, or you’re looking to learn in the city for the first time, our Brighton city guide is the perfect accompaniment to your university.

Posted 18 January 2022
The best live music venues in the West Midlands
Student Life

The best live music venues in the West Midlands

For students studying in Birmingham or Coventry, there are a number of music venues in the Midlands to get your live audio fix. Whether you’re looking for independent venues, away from the major arenas, that are on your doorstep or close enough to travel to, we’ve got you.

Posted 15 December 2021
Guide to Coventry for students
Student Life

Guide to Coventry for students

Venturing to Coventry for your studies? Maybe you’ve lived in 2021’s City of Culture for a few years but don’t quite know the ins and outs. Immerse yourself in everything that Coventry has to offer, and use our guide to Coventry for students to help you on your way.

Posted 10 December 2021
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