Accommodation

  • The Big Move

    Hello! I'm Helen, a psychology student on placement working as a study coordinator at the Child Attachment, Relationships and Emotion (CARE) Lab based at Pomona College. In these blogs I hope to provide some insight on living in California, the...

  • 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...