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Key things to know about being a fresher.

So by now you’re sitting eagerly waiting to find out which university you’re going to get into, and having blissful ideas of how you’re going live as a brand new student. By now you’ve probably spoken to a few previous students about their experience and had some horror stories and some good tales but …

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5 Reasons Why Small City Uni Life Is A Good Choice

When applying for uni there are a few cities that stand out, the big places that just seem more appealing. As it happens that one place you could see yourself studying at for the next three years of your life is a lot smaller than you thought, however, there are advantages when it comes …

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21 Tips to Help You Retain Your Student Accommodation Deposit

Sheffield-based student accommodation provider Dove Properties have put together this guide to help make students aware of things they can do to help ensure the return of their deposit at the end of their tenancy: Phase 1 – Searching for a House 1. Buddy Up Wisely It’s really important to pick the right housemates …

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York Student Bar and Club Guide

Kuda Set inside a magnificent 185-year-old building is Kuda; a huge York club set over three floors. Combining its sophisticated bars and massive club space, it serves as the perfect venue for quiet after-uni drinks or for a mahoosive night out. An amphitheatre of atmosphere, state of the art LED lighting technology, beautiful surroundings …

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6 steps to choosing your next student accommodation

1. Choosing your housemates It’s all well and good wanting to live with all the people you’ve just become bezzie mates with. We know that a nine-bedroom house always seems like a good idea at the time. But logically, imagine how much washing up nine people would create… “Shotgun not” springs to mind. Choosing your …

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Where To Live In London: The Student Guide

Moving to the capital of the UK can be a scary thought, but we’ve rounded up the best student locations so you can join the other small fish in the big pond. Woolwich Named by Rentonomy as the best area to live in as a student, Woolwich has all the amenities needed for a …

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10 top money saving tips for students

Ensuring you have the right materials for your studies, maintaining a healthy social life and still being able to afford the essentials like teabags and loo roll make student life a right pain at times. To make things a tad easier, we’ve put together ten sure-fire tips for saving on those all important pennies while …

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5 Things To Do in Sheffield When You’re Absolutely Skint

Student life by nature can be pretty expensive. Along with your accommodation costs, there are also books, food and bills to think about. All this can add up and leave you a bit skint for a fair few weeks which can be rubbish. But who says fun has to come with a price tag? …

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What an all-nighter is, why you’ll use it and how to do it

Fairly self-explanatory; an all-nighter is basically when you stay up all night to finish some work you should’ve done a week ago. It is a fact that during your time as a university student you will have to pull a few all-nighters. It isn’t the healthiest of practices but even the best, most organized …

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How to get into clubs for free

1. Become a promoter There’s an unspoken rule between all clubnight promoters that you sort each other out guestlist no matter what. This is the easiest way of getting guestlist as the promoter is the one with the final say. 2. Make friends with the sound/lighting guy. (And if you have to the DJ) …

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