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  • Leeds Uni library to open 24-hours during exams
    Leeds Uni library to open 24-hours during exams

    Wednesday, October 16, 2013

    Students at Leeds University have been granted 24-hour library access during exam periods. The Edward Boyle Library will remain open all day and night so undergraduates have somewhere to wor...

  • Dream job joy for Leeds graduates
    Dream job joy for Leeds graduates

    Tuesday, October 15, 2013

    New research shows two in five graduates living in Leeds have landed their dream job or are heading in the right direction, almost double the number of non-graduates. The Department for Busi...

  • 'Vibrant' Leeds city centre hits UK top five
    'Vibrant' Leeds city centre hits UK top five

    Monday, October 14, 2013

    Students have been given a new vibrant location to aim for after Leeds city centre was named one ofEngland's most exciting places to live and work. The city centre has been ranked fifth in a...

  • Use Your Student Card To Pay Your Taxi Fare!
    Use Your Student Card To Pay Your Taxi Fare!

    Friday, October 11, 2013

    You're awesome. You know you're awesome, and after seven Jagerbombs, you're really awesome! You stagger out of the club, head to McDonalds, and cheeseburger in hand, you realize you have the...

  • Free fruit and veg for Leeds students
    Free fruit and veg for Leeds students

    Friday, October 11, 2013

    Students at Leeds University can now help themselves to a range of fruit and vegetables grown on campus. A new sustainability garden, located next to the Roger Stevens building, has been ope...

  • More grandparents set to fund degrees
    More grandparents set to fund degrees

    Thursday, October 10, 2013

    More and more people are likely to end up having to help fund student accommodation for their grandchildren while they're studying at university, a new poll suggests. According to the survey...

  • Leeds Met students redesign derelict Wakefield watermill
    Leeds Met students redesign derelict Wakefield watermill

    Tuesday, October 8, 2013

    Imaginative students fromLeedsMetropolitanUniversityare to have their ideas on how to breathe new life into an historic watermill put on show to the public. TheLeedsstudent designers have be...

  • Inventory help guide for tenants
    Inventory help guide for tenants

    Friday, October 4, 2013

    Those renting Leeds student accommodation can now consult a guide which will inform them of their rights in compiling an inventory at the start of the tenancy to avoid deposit disputes at the ...

  • Students' varied roads to success
    Students' varied roads to success

    Friday, October 4, 2013

    Sid Waddell famously put the knowledge he gained reading Modern History at Cambridge to good use during his darts commentaries. Without studying for his 2:1 at St John's College, the late wo...

  • Global chance to study online 'in Leeds'
    Global chance to study online 'in Leeds'

    Friday, October 4, 2013

    Students around the world are being offered the chance to take online degree-level courses offered byLeedsUniversity. Leeds is among more than 20 leadingUKuniversities which have started pro...