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  • 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...

  • Possession-Rich Students Must Keep Their Houses Secure
    Possession-Rich Students Must Keep Their Houses Secure

    Thursday, August 22, 2013

    There was a time when the only technology students took with them to university was a plastic kettle and a battered old toaster.   How times have changed. In a little over a decade o...

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

    Wednesday, August 21, 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...

  • More courses found through clearing
    More courses found through clearing

    Tuesday, August 20, 2013

    Ever more students are finding their university courses by using the clearing process with 24,870 people placed through clearing to date, compared with 20,710 at the same time in 2012. Ucas ...

  • How to Have the Best Time of Your Life at University
    How to Have the Best Time of Your Life at University

    Tuesday, August 20, 2013

    Prospective students up and down the country will already be familiar with a particular statement, usually delivered by older friends or relatives, which goes something like this: "Make the mo...

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

    Monday, August 19, 2013

    Leedsstudents 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...