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  • 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...

  • Students' party habits revealed
    Students' party habits revealed

    Friday, October 4, 2013

    As Freshers' Week gets into full swing, a study shows university students spend at least three nights a week in their favourite bars and clubs. An average night out lasts six hours, 20 minut...

  • Yorkshire bucks national rent rise trend
    Yorkshire bucks national rent rise trend

    Friday, October 4, 2013

    Private tenants in Yorkshire towns and cities such asLeedsare bucking a national trend which has seen rents rising to a near all-time high, according to a new report. LSL Property Services, ...

  • Students refresh their online images
    Students refresh their online images

    Friday, October 4, 2013

    Online image is paramount for students, particularly those embarking on their first year at university. Research from VoucherCodes reveals that 68% of freshers will have a spring clean of th...