Accommodation

  • Moving on and into a new year: second year housing

    Now that I’ve moved into my second year house where I have spent the summer and will spend the next academic year I thought it would be apt to write a post on the topic of second year housing. Hopefully...

  • What life is like in Norwood House

    In March 2016 I went off travelling for a few months, loved it and stayed for an extra 5 weeks. As I hopped from night bus to hostel to plane I hardly thought about Uni, which was a slight issue,...

  • A Day in the Life of a First Year- Weekend Edition

    Before I came to uni I was really unsure how people spent their free time. Would I be constantly in the library? Going out every night? At the gym? Well, it’s fair to say, the answer to all three of...

  • Living in Woodland Court

    Aside from applying for uni itself, applying for accommodation is the most stressful experience of uni preparation- at least it was for me! I live in Woodland Court, and thought it would be good to offer a little personal insight...

  • Moving into and being in Student Accommodation - Westwood

    So the point arrives, you have got into uni and found out which flat you are in. Your mind is filled with ideas- What will it be like? How many people will be in my flat? Will they steal my...

  • Personalising your university 'digs'

    Living in Halls of Residence is great. You’re bunged into a big building with lots of incredible people from all over the UK and many from other parts of the world. You get to communally moan about lectures, have a...

  • The treck to university

    25 minutes by car, 55 minutes by bus, 1 hour 7 minutes walking. Or for me; 15 minutes cycling followed by a 20 minute trek up the mountain in order to reach campus in time for my 9.15’s. Gone are...

  • Guide to Oldfield Park

    In their second year, the majority of students at the University of Bath flock to Oldfield Park in search of private accommodation in order to try and maintain the student vibe that they all loved so much in the first...

  • A Crazy 3 months!

    So, I'm still here and surviving! I have now been at university for 3 months and I'm still really enjoying myself. Things are beginning to feel like second nature so I guess that means I'm settling in! I'm staying in...

  • Final Moments as a Fresher

    My life as a Fresher is over. At the beginning of May I never thought this moment would actually happen. May is exam season at the University of Bath, so I spent the whole month behind my desk or in...