Top Tips for Freshers Week

The long summer is fast drawing to a close and its time to prep the old noggin for what’s ahead. Some of our readers and the Director of Student Support at the University of Surrey share their advice for freshers week and beyond, helping to ensure you start your university career as you mean to go on.

Before you arrive

Bed sheets Biros resize


Party time Uni of exeter halls ©University of Exeter

Freshers Week and beyond

Freshers fair ©Gavin Reynolds Southampton Battle of the bands ©Ben Grantham


bad hygiene Fridge note ©get directly down 

Staying safe

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