How to survive Self-Catering Halls
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How to survive Self-Catering Halls

For my first year I was in self-catering halls which was a bit of a challenge at times. Not only because my flat mates would hold quite a few house parties so use of the kitchen was limited, also in the…

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Moving In Day Tips.
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Moving In Day Tips.

Moving in day is just around the corner, and I remember when I was moving in to University, I was terrified. I was really nervous about the whole process and there was next to nothing about the actual process online. Hopefully…

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Getting the most out of Freshers.
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Getting the most out of Freshers.

Congratulations for getting into university! The results have recently come out and everyone did so well! We hope you’ve gotten into the university that you wanted, but now you must be getting excited. And maybe a little nervous? Theres nothing to…

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Those Rainy Days
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Those Rainy Days

Sometimes, life can be cruel. Every now and then sadness can creep in for no particular reason – despite everything in your life seemingly going the way you want it to. I like to call these days ‘down days’, or ‘rainy…

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8 things you don’t need to take to University.
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8 things you don’t need to take …

When it comes down to packing for university, there are so many lists out there claiming what you must take to university and what you really need. In our experience, we found that there were quiet a few things that people suggested, that…

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Best places for University Shopping.
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Best places for University Shopping.

For many, one of the most exciting parts of moving in to university, is the shopping. But it can be difficult to get nice new things, but to keep within a student price range. Here are a few places you can…

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University Packing List
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University Packing List

For many students out there University packing can be a stressful task. When I came round to packing I basically just packed everything and anything I could find in my room. However, after trying to fit everything in the car, I…

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Confirmation letter received: Now what?
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Confirmation letter received: Now what?

So you have received your confirmation letter for the university you will be attending in September… Congratulations! But, now what? This is the exact thought as soon as I had received conformation from Liverpool University. I did not really have any…

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10 Misconceptions about University
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10 Misconceptions about University

University is often renowned for the student lifestyle. The Devil-may-care attitude. The parties. And above all the drinking. From my own experiences, there are so many stereotypes about university and students that you hear everyday, very few of which are completely…

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University: Is it for me?
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University: Is it for me?

One of the most difficult times of your teenage existence occurs when you are 17/18 years old, in the last year of school. A-Level year is hard enough as it is, with stress being paramount, but the hardest decisions I had…

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