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Moving away to Uni is an incredibly exciting time and the student housing you choose can make or break your experience. Get it right and what’s better than living with your mates in a great location such as Sheffield?
You are so lucky in living in Sheffield, with one of the UK’s best natural playgrounds right next door to the city! The Peak District was the first National park created in the UK. Here are a few walks you might enjoy completing during your stay in this wonderful outdoorsy city.
If you have decided to come to Sheffield to study, you might be wondering what student accommodation in Sheffield is really like, where the best areas to live are, and what there is to do besides drinking. Here is a handy guide to living and studying in Sheffield.
Though some people may deny our effect on the planet's climate, most sensible people are both aware of and care about our impact on the environment of our beautiful world. It may seem like each one of us is too small to really have an impact on this, but every great revolution starts on an individual level. As a student in Sheffield there are many ways in which you can contribute just by making your own flat, apartment, studio or house more eco-friendly. But first of all, why should you bother?
We aren’t saying students choose to study in Sheffield because of the great nightlife, but it certainly helps! Your options for a night (or day) out in Sheffield are wide-ranging and there will certainly be something you can enjoy, whatever your tastes!
Student loans do not go far these days, and after paying your University fees, housing and union membership, there is not always as much money as you hoped left in the bank account. These tips will help you budget and keep an eye on spending, so that the balance does not get away from you too quickly and you end up embarrassed in the supermarket queue with a refused card in hand.
As young adults, it is only inevitable that we shall try most things at least once. Well ok maybe a couple more times to be sure! Some things I have learnt about trying anything new is that it pays to be cautious and to take heed of any safety tips offered by those who have gone before me. Here are some of the ones I have been given over the years and have kept me in good stead.
You’re lucky to study in Sheffield as you’ll find a larger number of things to do and visit. You’ll never get bored, here are a few of the many activities in Sheffield for free or on a low budget: As...