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How to find the right student accommodation for you

This is it. Life is good. You’re going to uni. Is it going to be the party paradise of on-campus halls, or a flat-share right in the middle of town? Maybe the cost of rent will decide, what supports on hand, or whether there’s a bus stop nearby. There’s lots to consider, so let’s break it down and make the decision easier.
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Student rights – what you need to know before you sign your contract

Don’t worry, it’s not as scary as it sounds. But there are some things to be aware of – including differences in contract length, bills and regulations.
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The 3 things you really don’t need to take to uni

Everyone needs their own uni shopping list when they move into student accommodation. A mix of new essentials and old keepsakes will probably make the final cut, but how do you decide what NOT to take?
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Why you need to check out accommodation when making your choices

Going to university can be a really exciting time. When you make the move, living somewhere new can be one of the best things about your uni experience – so choosing the right kind of place will set you up nicely.
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Tips to achieve the perfect house share

Lots of students think about how to make friends at uni and what it’ll be like to share a flat or a house with people you’ve just met. Once you get started you’ll settle in and probably get on quite naturally, but it’s not a bad idea to have a few ideas in mind.
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Nabbing the best uni accommodation for you

For a lot of students, where they live can be as important as the course they chose in the first place. Your accommodation will partly shape your uni experience, so it’s worth making sure you get the kind of place you’d like the most.
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Not booked accommodation yet?

If you haven’t found somewhere to live yet and are looking for student accommodation advice, a good starting point is to find out what your options are. Here are the top five things you need to do…
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Make your student accommodation feel like a home from home

It can take time to get used to any new place to live – which is just as true if you’re moving to university or college. One way to settle in is to make your new place feel like home.
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The countdown begins – 5 things you need to do right now

As you get even closer to leaving for uni, you’ll probably have some last-minute loose ends to take care of. For now though, sorting out these essentials should set you up nicely for a good move.
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How I’ve settled into uni accommodation

Moving away from home was an extremely daunting thought for me because I have never been away from home for longer than ten days. A hugely important thing for me was to make myself feel as at home as possible, and a key way of doing this was to make my bedroom feel like home.