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  • Leeds student places up for grabs
    Leeds student places up for grabs

    Thursday, October 03, 2013

    Places are still up for grabs on top courses at the University of Leeds a fortnight after A-level results were officially released. Places are still up for grabs on top courses at the Univer...

  • Police warning on 'open invitations' to thieves
    Police warning on 'open invitations' to thieves

    Thursday, October 03, 2013

    Police have warned renters to be aware of security during the hot weather as temperatures look set to rise once again this week. Police have warned renters to be aware of security during the...

  • New laws could hit foreign students
    New laws could hit foreign students

    Thursday, October 03, 2013

    Plans to change immigration laws could make finding private accommodation almost impossible for international students coming to theUK. Plans to change immigration laws could make finding pr...

  • Landlords organisation issue tips for students
    Landlords organisation issue tips for students

    Thursday, October 03, 2013

    AsLeedsstudents prepare to make the trip to university in September, a landlords organisation has issued a series of helpful hints to ensure new tenants have a no-fuss renting experience. Ca...

  • Leeds clubbing venue is put to BED
    Leeds clubbing venue is put to BED

    Thursday, October 03, 2013

    Leeds students who enjoyed dancing the night away at BED Club will have to find a new venue to throw shapes in after the owners announced it will not be reopening this autumn The three-store...

  • Tips for Managing Your Allergy at University
    Tips for Managing Your Allergy at University

    Friday, September 27, 2013

    For many, going to university represents the start of true independence, the first time they have lived away from home and had to cope entirely on their own. For some however, the experience...

  • Leeds Named One of the Best University Cities for Nightlife
    Leeds Named One of the Best University Cities for Nightlife

    Friday, September 27, 2013

    Leeds has been named one of the best university cities for nightlife in the UK. Research carried out by Which University, using ratings from 17,500 students, placed the Leeds in the top eigh...

  • The Leeds Student Guide to Headingley
    The Leeds Student Guide to Headingley

    Friday, September 27, 2013

    This leafy suburb is generally regarded as the main hub of student life outside of the campuses, and is home not only to one of the densest populations of student houses in Leeds, but also a f...

  • Tips to Avoid the Freshers’ Week Blues
    Tips to Avoid the Freshers’ Week Blues

    Friday, September 20, 2013

    Freshers' Week is a rite of passage for every student, a golden opportunity to have some fun before the lectures start. But while you won't be short of events to attend or new people to meet...

  • How to Enjoy Your Course - and Make it Worth the Expense!
    How to Enjoy Your Course - and Make it Worth the Expense!

    Friday, August 30, 2013

    With student fees averaging out at £8,610 for an undergraduate course at an English university, the pressure to perform has never been greater for both students and universities. Which is wh...