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Student Procrastination - Why You're Not Getting Stuff Done

Find out why we procrastinate and what to do about it.  Read out tips for over-coming your urges to put things off.

Why International Students Choose To Study in the UK

For International Student month, we asked our residents why they chose to study abroad and in the UK. 

Student Recipes: Holy Guacamole – Easy Avocado Meals

5 easy student recipes using the not-so-humble avocado. Impress your flatmates or just treat yourself with these quick and yummy ideas. 

What You Need To Know About Work Experience In Uni

Get a head start on your career by finding some work experience while you study. Read our guide on work experience during Uni. 

Feeling overwhelmed? Tips for getting your studies on track

According to a 2018 study students are reporting higher and higher levels of stress. If you’re feeling a bit overwhelmed with the pressure of your studies and unsure of what to do next, don’t panic. We’ve gathered some tips together that will help yo ...

Still need to get your accommodation sorted for next year? Here's how...

Don't leave it to last minute, read our guide on getting your accommodation booked and get the best rates. 

Private student accommodation: what are the pros and cons?

When it comes to choosing university accommodation students now have a wider set of accommodation options than ever before. Newcastle has the highest rate of student housing in the country (alongside Exeter) with 1 in 15 properties now classified as ...

Beat the Student January Blues

In 2005 Cliff Arnell, a lecturer at Cardiff University, appointed the third Monday in January as the most depressing day of the year. Arnell proposed Blue Monday signified the slump most people feel once the “initial thrill of New Year's celebrations ...

101 Ways To Banish Stress

If you're feeling stressed, take some notes from our 101 ways to reduce stress.

PGSV Clearing 2018: How to survive Clearing week

Exam season may be over, but for most students the wait for results can be really stressful. You know you’ve put the hours in, covered as many subjects as possible, and passed up every night out for revision in the library, but your results could sti ...