We have all heard the term fairtrade before. Indeed, it may be something you actively seek out when buying your weekly shop. However, did you know that Lancaster itself is a fairtrade city?
Exam season is nearly upon us and students everywhere are starting to feel the pressure… you might be panicking a bit right now about how much (or how little) revision you’ve done, especially in the run-up to your exams. Still, no need to fret, as it’s never too late to start revising for the upcoming season! Continue reading
Exams are creeping closer day by day, yet you still can’t force yourself to study. It’s a problem that many a student faces daily. A constant battle with that age-old nemesis of academia: motivation.
One of the best things about being a student is getting to be independent, choosing your own home, your housemates and how you’re going to spend that student loan! However, choosing the perfect student housing can be challenging, as you try to balance your budget with your requirements.
So, what should you consider when you’re choosing your next home?
The time after the Christmas period can be a particularly stressful one, especially for University students. It’s a time where you need to consider your studies when preparing for exams in the next couple of months, but you also want to make sure that you have enough money to eat something that’s more than beans on toast!
A lot of students, particularly at this time of year, are thinking about getting a part-time job to try and bolster their finances, so we’ve come up with some tips to getting yourself a part-time job while at University.
As you search for accommodation for next year, the size, location and condition of the house will be top priorities in your mind. But, another top priority which you should be considering carefully is the housemates that you will live with.
Of course, it’s not just the city itself which makes Lancaster an amazing place to study. The universities (that’s right, Lancaster is so amazing it has two!) are some of the best in the world. They attract some amazing students, a fact which we here at Student Housing Lancaster love. Great institutions attract great students, who make it even greater in the best kind of never-ending cycle!
Lancaster is an historic city rich in beautiful architecture and scenery – and a very active student life with a million things to do! Being a university student is one of the best times of your life, so take full advantage of it by enjoying everything your city has to offer. Continue reading
Here at Student Housing Lancaster, we love our city. In fact, we love it so much we are convinced it is one of the best places to go to university in the country! But, you don’t have to take our word for it. Lancaster has so much culture and wonders to offer, it isn’t hard to see why over 15,000 students are attracted to the city every year for university.
We’ve all heard the horror stories from older students of nightmare landlords and almost impossible booking processes that make it hard to get the property that you want. Continue reading