Freshers' Advice

The 10 Best Student Bars and Clubs in Cardiff
As any Cardiff student will tell you, the city is home to a vibrant network of nightlife venues - from intimate live music spaces to multi-room superclubs. But which bars and clubs do Cardiff students rate most highly? We used real students’ reviews to bring you this top 10 guide to Cardiff’s nightlife.
How to Ace Your First Year at Uni
Not sure quite what to expect from your first year at university? Wondering how to make the most out of this new chapter of your life? Whether you’re giddy with excitement or quaking in your boots, here’s the Student Hut guide to acing your first year.
How to make the most of Freshers at Liverpool John Moores
So, you finally made it! You’ve received your results, packed your bags, and arrived at one of Britain’s greatest cities. This guide is here to help put your mind at ease and show you how to make the most of your first week as an LJMU student.
What Food You NEED to Buy as a Student
Does the thought of food shopping terrify you? Be frightened no longer, we've got a rundown of 10 absolute staple foods for any student!
Top Tips for Freshers 2018
As the UK's leading student review site, the BBC news team invited us (gasps) to share our top tips, on live television, for freshers starting university this autumn. We sent the lovely Bea to the studios in London, to give all you first-year students some handy advice, and what the next steps are now A-level Results Day is finally over.
9 Things Every Philosophy Student Hears
Saying you’re studying a subject like Philosophy always raises a couple of eyebrows. One thing’s for sure, studying Philosophy exposes you to a great deal of opinions…
What to Pack for University
You’ve just got your A-Level results and you’re so excited to be going off to uni, but there’s one huge nagging question: ‘what the heck do I pack!?’. Moving your entire life to another city certainly isn’t easy with just a car-full of space to cram everything into, so we’ve put together a handy guide for yours truly.