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By Elizabeth Whittingham

Embrace the modern age by rejecting the stereotypical job sites that go with it to make the most out of social media instead on your job hunting journey.

Social networks can be an incredibly use


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

A new report by the BBC has revealed this week that the UK is the most expensive place to study in Europe- with increasing numbers of students studying abroad pointing towards a last minute dash to secure places before the UK leaves Eu


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

The graduate life can be an interesting one.

Not only are you struggling with the stress of finding somewhere to live, youíre also focusing on finding a job- a process which can be a very draining experience at


     
 

Starting university soon? A little worried about living with brand new people?

Try not to worry! Everyone is in the same boat at university and there is plenty to do in order to make the whole experience run smoothly!


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

With the current heatwave, eating out really is the ultimate experience at the moment, whether itís garden restaurants or hosting picnics and BBQs, there are endless opportunities to enjoy the sunshine and good food this


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

Photograph any flaws

Although you will not be seeing your deposit money for a whole year anyway, itís always best to act as soon as you move in to protect your cash. Take pictures of all notable damage in the pr


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

Clearing can be tough.

Despite the most likely result of your efforts being a secure university place- upon going into the whole experience, it can be difficult to keep an open mind and a cool head.

Here are some words of adv


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

Itís summer, and all you can think about is starting university.

Although plenty of your emotions are probably positive ones, for the majority of first


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

UCAS recently revealed that more young people than ever before are applying to university- with a whopping 37.4 per cent of all 18 year olds in England now in higher education.

The report also pointed to increases in Scotland and Norther


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

Someone brags about how much they can drink

Thereís always at least one person in a university group chat that canít go one minute without letting the whole chat know how much they drank last night, how theyíre never dri


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

There is no doubt about it, A Level resultís day can be an incredibly daunting and overwhelming experience as your overall result will ultimately determine which university you will be heading off to this September.

Although there is not


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

Check out our top list of the ultimate party universities, affordable night life and student nightís out

The University of Newcastle


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

If youíre all set to move into your new house share but youíre a little unsure about how it is all going to pan out, then try not to worry.

House share


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

Have you bagged your dream placement?

Placement years can be a brilliant addition to your university experience, not only are they paid, bagging you some money to enjoy later on


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

Life for most students means two things - no money and high expenses. The really annoying thing is the cost of basics like food and drinkÖ essentials that you need for survival!

Donít worry, because we are here to help. Believe it or not


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

If youíve got your offer from university and youíre all set, ready and raring to get going but youíre not sure where to start with packing- then this is the guide for you!

Whilst there are plent


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

If youíre looking around for accommodation and struggling to find the one that is right for you, then try not worry, at least you have left plenty of time.

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By Elizabeth Whittingham

Wanting to make the most of your summer but lacking in the funds?

Donít worry, these are the best summer student jobs ideas for you to try your hand at!

If you live in


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

If youíre planning on moving back home after graduation and are not really sure how you are going to cope, then check out our ultimate guide on how to survive home life after three years of getting up at noon and making p


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

Discover a new hobby

Summer is the perfect opportunity to discover a new hobby due to the amount of free time that youíre going to have.

Being at university can sometimes feel a little stifling as so much eff


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

All set for your graduation yet struck by the fear of what to do next?

Donít worry, youíre not alone!

Thousa


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

If youíre moving into a shared student house this coming September and youíre unsure about how the whole venture is going to play out, then try not to worry.

Similar to living with anyone, basic rules and codes of respect, understanding,


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

The majority of disputes between tenants and landlords happen at the end of the tenancy and the vast majority of these disputes are based around the topic of cleaning and the payment of the deposit.

Whilst it is apparent that certain lan


     
 
By Elizabeth Whittingham

University in 2018 is not cheap.

Fees are now reaching a staggering sum of £9250 whilst the average graduate is likely to be in debt by around £40,000 by the time they leave university, mainly due to univ



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