Safe Week: I Love Consent

Today probably won’t be as fun or personal as yesterdays post, but sometime we need to get real for a few minutes. CW for the rest of post for this sensitive area, although no specific topics. Consent. The word itself has so many negative and positive connotations, for so many reasons but the basic jist is don’t do anything to someone unless they tell you … Continue reading Safe Week: I Love Consent

Housing Week: Finding A Property

SOSU’S Housing Week is here! Student housing is one of the biggest issues I hear about, and so much of it stems from you guys not knowing your rights! I thought I’d touch on some of the main issues I hear about throughout the week and let you know how to avoid them! We’ll start from the beginning – finding a property to rent. If … Continue reading Housing Week: Finding A Property

5 top tips for renting as a student

1. Live with your friends… Make sure you know the people you will be living with and hopefully that you like them. It’s hard as you might be a fresher and have only been at university for a few months, but I’m sure you’ve got someone as we are all in the same boat. There is always halls or private accommodation if you don’t want … Continue reading 5 top tips for renting as a student