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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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Uni food essentials: Master the shopping list for your student accommodation

Most students have a budget of some sort to stick to – and some students cook and eat meals together to save money. But how does the food shop work and should you shop together?
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How to make your new home feel like home

If you’re thinking about how to decorate your uni room or what you might want to get to make your house a home, here are some tips.
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How can parents support students researching accommodation for 2022?

If you’re supporting a student who’s currently thinking about which universities to apply to, there’s also the question of where they’ll live during their course.
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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.
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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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Good AND cheap nutrition to stay healthy at uni

Sure, some students eat chicken nuggets, chicken nuggets and chicken nuggets, but their health, fitness and concentration levels probably don’t thank them for it. If you’re wondering how you can eat well on a budget, here are some ideas.
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What to take to uni? Packing checklist for first-year students

It’s such a good idea to plan what to take to uni. In the whirlwind of moving into student accommodation, first-year students forget all kinds of essential things – from toilet roll to food!
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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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What is included in student accommodation?

Before move-in day, you’ll want to pick up some household supplies so you don’t need to go shopping on day 1. Your accommodation will have a range of amenities though – make sure you check what’s already there so you don’t end up with three toasters or paying too many bills.