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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
Homemade Christmas gift ideas for students
Student Life , Finance

Homemade Christmas gift ideas for students

As Christmas approaches, the festivities begin – but figuring out what to gift can be a source of stress, especially if your student loan is beginning to wear thin. Stretch your student loan further this Christmas, with a range of homemade Christmas gift ideas for students to.

Posted 06 December 2021
The student guide to Bath
Student Life

The student guide to Bath

Heading to Bath to study at Bath Spa University or the University of Bath? Experience the city that’s steeped in history and get to know all of its modern nuances with our student guide to Bath – the perfect tool to inform your stay.

Posted 01 December 2021
6 reasons why Student Roost is more than a room
Student Life , Accommodation

6 reasons why Student Roost is more than a room

Bed? Tick. Desk? Tick. Storage? Tick. All essentials you'll need as a student, but what's beyond your own four walls is just as important - if not more so.

Posted 09 November 2021
Swansea city guide for students
Student Life

Swansea city guide for students

Headed to Swansea for the first time? Perhaps you’re returning for university, or you’re a seasoned explorer of Abertawe (the Welsh name for this wonderful city). Whether you’re new to Swansea or not, our Swansea city guide for students will make your time there truly special.

Posted 28 October 2021
20 Day Giveaway: our biggest prize giveaway is back!
Student Life

20 Day Giveaway: our biggest prize giveaway is back!

Are you ready for our biggest and best ever student giveaway? 20 days, 20 prizes, 20 chances to win... We're definitely excited about the return of our 20 Day Giveaway!

Posted 06 October 2021
Birmingham city guide for students
Student Life

Birmingham city guide for students

If you’re headed to Birmingham for the first time, have experienced the delights of Brum before and are returning for your remaining time at university, or you’re a veteran of the Second City, our Birmingham city guide for students will help you get the most out of your stay.

Posted 17 September 2021
6 reasons to move out for uni
Student Life , Accommodation

6 reasons to move out for uni

Bored of being stuck at home? Even if your university is only a few miles away and commutable from the house you’ve grown up in, for so many reasons it’s still worth making the leap and moving out for uni.

Posted 03 September 2021
Sheffield city guide for students
Student Life , Accommodation

Sheffield city guide for students

Whether you’re studying in Sheffield for the first time or returning for your remaining time at university, our guide to Sheffield student life will help you make the most of your time in the Steel City. With a great food scene, musical heritage and a thriving Sheffield.

Posted 13 August 2021
Exploring outdoor spaces in your city
Student Life

Exploring outdoor spaces in your city

Summer’s here and the British weather, in stereotypical fashion, has finally caught up. There’s no better time to enjoy all of the outdoor spaces on offer in your city, with some of them right on the doorstep of your Roost.

Posted 16 July 2021
Artists display work in their London student accommodation
Student Life , Accommodation

Artists display work in their London student accommodation

Student Roost are proud to have had the opportunity to showcase the talent of some of our very own art stars as part of an annual London art event.

Posted 15 July 2021
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