student advice

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Be a Sanctuary Students Eco-warrior

There’s more attention than ever on looking after the big green and blue ball we call home. We’ve put together 8 simple steps you can take to reduce your mark on the world and become an eco-warrior.

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Tackling loneliness at University

Loneliness is a common occurrence that can affect anybody. A study by the Co-op and the British Red Cross found that over nine million people living in the UK are either always or often lonely. This article suggests some ways to tackle loneliness so that you can enjoy university.

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What NOT to pack when you move to student accommodation

Before packing your bags to venture out into the world of university, it’s important to consider what you are and aren’t going to take with you to uni. We have compiled a handy guide of items that you should definitely be putting in the ‘no’ pile.

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How to lose friends at uni… with food theft

Are you a guilty food thief? Just opening the fridge door when no-one's around and nabbing your flatmates' food and drink? Take a peek at our video to find out what not to do, if you want to keep your uni mates.

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Five top tips to help you make friends in halls

Moving away to uni can be a big deal, and one thing you might be thinking about is how will you make friends? Remember everyone is in the same position, so don’t panic, and follow our advice.