Right now, you might be midway through your exams or just about to start them. Amidst the wealth of revision and worrying, you might be wondering if there will an ever be an end. Of course, by the time you’re heading home for the summer break, this will all seem like a long-lost dream rather than the ball of stress it is at the moment. If it all feels too much, just remember the exciting plans you have for the summer and the relief you will feel after your exams are over.
The three or more years you spend at university go by all too fast. Before you know it, it’s over and it’s time to move back into your parents’ house. While you’ve still got a few months of exams, coursework and enjoying the student life left, now is a good time to start thinking about life after uni. So, how can you prepare for the end of your final year?
If you ask anyone about their University experience, they will tell you all about the amazing experiences they had and how it was the best time of their lives – and how difficult it is to leave! Continue reading
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! Our tips can all be done throughout our student accommodation in Lancaster, as in any university town & city, which makes these ideas as easy as 123. 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!