Category Archives: General

Top 4 Ways to Start the New Year Right as a Student

2017 is over. It’s been an amazing year for you at university, with many new experiences to look back fondly on. As with every year, there are things you wish you did (and perhaps things you wish you didn’t) – so here are the Top 4 Ways to Start the New Year Right as a […]

6 Tips To Help You Keep Your Student House Clean

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Are you keeping everything clean and tidy in your student house? It’s more than likely that you’re not, but don’t worry, this is perfectly normal. Living with your friends is a fun experience, and it’s understandable that the last thing on your mind is cleaning. However, it’s important to keep your house clean for many […]

10 Things to Put in Your Student Survival Kit

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If you have made the big decision to go to university or you’re the parent of someone has, then you will want to make sure that you have everything you need. In the stress and confusion that occurs during the process of moving to a completely different part of the country (or perhaps the world) […]

Christmas Gift Ideas for Students

Christmas gift ideas for students

As we enter into December, it’s time to start thinking about what to get your son or daughter for Christmas because they are returning from university in just a few weeks. This can be hard, especially when you’ve got a million other things to be thinking about during the festive season. So, we have put […]

What's Clearing?

What happens if I don’t get the exam grades I need? What is clearing? How do I go through clearing? What happens…… Hopefully you’ll get the exam grades you need, but if you just miss out, the university or college might accept you anyway. You might get a place on either your firm or insurance […]

Count Down to GCSE Results Day

Not long to wait now! Waiting for your exam results can be truly nerve wracking. Do you know how to prepare for your GCSE results? Do you know what to do on results day? The Student Room has prepared this helpful guide providing you with top tips on what to expect on results day and […]