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How to Keep Safe at University

Going to university is a life-changing event, and an exciting one at that. But with it comes a host of new responsibilities and concerns that you probably won’t have had to think about before. One of those concerns is safety. It may be the least of your worries when you’ve got a new way of…

A Guide to Life as a Mature Student

Mature students – those over the age of 21 – now make up a quarter of the UK’s university student population. The term “mature student” encompasses a big age bracket, with figures from UCAS suggesting that around two fifths of mature students are aged between 21 and 24, a fifth between 25 and 29, and…