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quiz whats your study style

Quiz: What's Your Study Style?

Posted 05 April 2016 in Study & Career

What’s your study style? Take the quiz to find out

top 10 weirdest questions we get asked at the village

Top 10 Weirdest Questions We Get Asked At The Village

Posted 21 March 2016 in Village Life

Working in student housing means you get asked some pretty strange questions from time to time! Our guest blogger and customer contact agent, Kiara, gives us an insight into the most… err.. unusual questions we get asked by parents and students!

how to switch majors when your degree is a major flop

How To Switch Majors When Your Degree Is A Major Flop

Posted 14 March 2016 in Study & Career

So many of us feel pressure to choose their degree while we’re still in high school, and that can mean we make a decision to do a degree that doesn’t really serve our best interests. Here are a few things you need to do before you switch uni degrees!

6 things i wish my parents knew when i left home

6 Things I Wish My Parents Knew When I Left Home

Posted 08 March 2016 in Village Life

Here are a few things I wish my parents had understood when I started my first year at Uni

your guide to catching some well deserved zzzs

Your Guide To Catching Some Well-Deserved Zzz's

Posted 23 February 2016 in Health & Wellbeing

Sleep is often the thing students think about last... but it's also one of the most important for your health. Here's how to improve your sleep and energy.

realistic new years resolutions to take into semester 1

Realistic New Year's Resolutions To Take Into Semester 1

Posted 16 January 2016 in Village Life

New year's resolutions famously fail, so here's how you can set more realistic goals in time for the start of Semester 1.

mental health get aware and take care

Mental Health: Get Aware And Take Care

Posted 24 December 2015

Mental illness is common in young adults, and is often ignored or passed off as a bad day, a bad mood, or a side effect of a stressful few weeks. Here's how you can recognise the signs and take care of yourself.

5 things to look for in student accommodation

5 Things To Look For In Student Accommodation

Posted 21 December 2015 in Village Life

Looking for student accommodation that suits your needs can be difficult. Here's what you need to think about in your search.

recipes for an affordable christmas lunch

Recipes For An Affordable Christmas Lunch

Posted 14 December 2015 in Food & Drink

Here are our top picks for affordable and simple Christmas lunch/dinner recipes:

quick tips to help your cover letter and resume pack a punch

Quick Tips To Help Your Cover Letter And Resume Pack A Punch!

Posted 03 December 2015

Here are some tips to revamp your cover letter and resume before you send them out under the lights and into the ring!

do your christmas shop on a student budget

Do Your Christmas Shop On A Student Budget

Posted 30 November 2015

We’re buying presents, spending money on travel, buying food, drinks, clothes and heaps more, so how are students expected to survive on such a narrow budget!?