How much is your food shopping costing you every week? £20, maybe £25? Now we are coming to the very last few weeks of our loan, like many others, your bank account may well be running out of steam - so it’s more important than ever to avoid the infamous overdraft that’s creeping ever closer. By starting to shop and eat smart, you’ll find you can stretch those last few pounds that bit extra.
Sometimes you might wonder what the best things to do are in the week before your lectures start, well here are a few things I would consider as important: Join a sports club or society; this is a wonderful way to meet different people that aren’t in your living halls or on your course; likewise … Continue reading The best things to do when you start university as a fresher
So the new academic year is well under way and we are already being set those deadlines before the Christmas holidays approach. This does not mean you have to feel stressed or under any pressure though, being organised is the key to a happy and less stressful time at university and it will leave you feeling reassured of your deadline dates, give you time to sleep and go out and socialise with your friends as well as giving yourself to go home and enjoy time with your family.
For many students the summer signifies a time of care-free living. More often than not you’ve gone back home to live with your family whilst you under-go the transition in your accommodation and get ready for your next academic year at university. Unfortunately for some students it can mean the long nights, poolside BBQs and […]
Now most of you are at university and settling into halls, I am sure there are a few things you have forgotten to take with you, here is a basic checklist of all the things you need.