Why house shares are great for first year students

Sharing a house with fellow students is a cornerstone of the university experience. Although many people do this from the second year onward, there are also a great many benefits to be had from moving into a shared house in the first year. House sharing from the start can be much cheaper More often than […]

Keeping with it: Leeds is great post-graduation

There’s no doubt that Leeds is one of the hottest university cities to live in the UK. Providing night life, shopping, culture, and some of the best educational facilities in the world, the city is regularly featured as one of the top cities in Europe. With that in mind however, Leeds is also a pretty […]

Freshers Guide: Things All New Students Should Know

When you first come to uni, everything can seem a little… intimidating! Unless you took a gap year and travelled the world, this will be the first time that you’ve lived away from home. While that can be a little weird to begin with, it’s also seriously exciting. Still, there are a few things that […]

6 Things Only Leeds Freshers Know

So, you’ve entered the big, bad world of studenthood. Welcome to the club! Luckily for you, you just so happen to have chosen one of the bets cities in the UK to study in. From its booming city centre to the quirky little bar and cafe scene, Leeds truly has something for everyone. Still, there […]

5 Things That Are ONLY Acceptable At University

No matter how much you’d like it to be, the university lifestyle is anything but realistic. While you’re studying, you get to live in this little bubble that’s about a million miles away from anything remotely resembling real life. There’s nothing wrong with that! After all, we’re young and we have every right to enjoy […]

5 Places To See Free Music In Leeds

There’s nothing quite like listening to live music, right? But what if you could enjoy some of the best local bands in the city without having to deal with the hefty price tag of tickets? If your budget is almost nonexistent, you might be under the impression that you simply can’t afford to head out […]

Here’s The WORST Place To Be In The UK For Graduates

From the moment you start third year, the panic begins to set in. All students worry about what they will (or won’t) do once they’ve graduated from university. After all, there’s a big, wide world out there and, frankly, it can seem a little intimidating to most of us. When it comes down to it, […]

Shocking: Leeds Student Drug Dealer Locked Up

A Leeds Beckett student who was involved in running a drugs supply scheme in which he sold illegal substances to other undergraduates, has been jailed.  Omair Ali, an accountancy student, was involved in supplying drugs to the student community for a matter of 12 months. When he was arrested back in February last year, the police […]

5 Leeds Bars You Probably Don’t Even Know About

There’s no doubt about it; Leeds is a fabulous place to head out for a night on the town. This fine northern city has just about every style of bar to suit every type of budget. Still, it can get pretty tiresome going to the same places time and time again. If you’re on the […]

The Best Hidden Gems In Leeds

Leeds is a wonderful city, but after a while you probably get tired of going to the same old places time and time again, right? If you want to experience (and maybe even taste) some brand new things, you’re not alone. We’re always on the hunt for some new hidden gems in the city. Here […]

8 Of The Most Ridiculous Things Overheard In Leeds

Have you ever walked around Leeds and wondered what on earth people were talking about? There’s no doubt about it, some of the stuff people say in this city is just plain odd. Don’t believe us? Well then take a look at some of these beauties!   1. Who are you talking about then? The only question here is… […]

8 Reasons You Will Totally Fail Your Exams!

It’s almost time for that dreaded thing – exam period. When you start having to revise, it can all seem a little daunting. Of course, there is nothing worse than stressing yourself out over the million things that you have to do. That is 100% normal. How you handle that stress is up to you. […]

10 Good Things About Exam Period

Since exams are just around the corner, you’re probably stressing out about whether you’ll pass and fail. During this period, every student gives up their carefree lifestyle in exchange for a life of late night revision sessions and endless notes. But hey, it’s not all doom and gloom, is it? In fact, there are some […]

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