Accommodation

Capping student rent prices ‘does not work’

‘Student accommodation currently takes up 95% of the maximum amount of finance available for a student, which leaves them with an impossibly small amount of money to live on,’ says NUS

The student housing dilemma: Home, halls or renting?

One of the most exciting and daunting decisions a student will make at university is what their living arrangements will be. Most students experience the three most popular living options available to them over their three years of study: slumming it in student halls, squandering student loans on expensive rental houses and staying at home to scavenge off the parents.

7 things to do while waiting for your wifi to be connected

The transition period between the freedoms of summer to the beginning of another university year is hard enough. Home comforts, freedom and a diary free from coursework is exchanged for an overpriced flat, an empty fridge and (worst of all) a life without wifi.