How Clean is your House? – Becki Lowe and Bryony Symes

“At 12:30 last night, I was carting about a hundred beer bottles up to the end of the garden”, a student from Winchester University said of this week’s inspections of university managed housing. These extreme measures are being taken up and down the country, with every university doing it differently. Plymouth, Bristol and Winchester, for …

Mature Students Facing the End of their Dreams – Alison Wink

Students attending university straight from school, and with 40 years to repay their student debt may feel their education merits an increase in fees and interest rates, but for mature students the threatened increase creates the prospect of repaying loans into pensionable age. Mel, a English Language and Literature student in her second year at …

Students having to turn to part time degrees – Rachel Huggins

With A level results being published this Thursday, I sigh with relief that this year that I do not have to worry about that. About to embark on my second year, I am safely at a university, something which 170,000 students are expected to miss out on this year. If it wasn’t hard enough last …