• Taking the pressure off…

    Hey everyone, I hope you’re all getting excited about starting your course at Edge Hill University! Be sure to check out the social media sites so you can keep up to date on Q&A conversations, campus activities and fresher updates. Take this blog as a piece of advice from a now second year university student […]

  • A Night In On Campus

    With University fast approaching, you might be panicked about the social side of thing. Making friends was something I worried about, but what about once you have friends – but don’t like the idea of clubbing? If you aren’t keen on going out, whether it be to Liverpool, Ormskirk or Social, but still want to […]

  • Making Friends at Uni – It’s Easier Than it Sounds

    It may seem daunting moving to a new place and having to make a whole new group of friends. Especially if you are like me and have lived in the same town all your life and have known your friends for most of that time. People say that the friends you make at university are […]

  • Friends vs. Studying

    Now you’ve applied to university through UCAS… CONGRATULATIONS! Now you can breathe a sigh of relief and start focusing on what’s going to get you there! You can also start to think about what the next three years will hold for you! Any student will tell you that student life consists of two main parts, social life […]

  • My big summer read?

    So, during this summer I decided I needed to get my reading head on. During my first year I constructed a bucket list of must reads, combining a range of classics with global successes. During uni you don’t always have time to start a new book, especially with trying to balance your studies with your […]

  • I. CAN’T. STOP. DAYDREAMING.

    All I think about recently is travelling. Normally this wouldn’t be a problem, but with assignment deadlines and exams fast approaching, I need to get my head in the game (Cheesy blast from the past with HSM, am I right?). I miss America. Buy me a one way ticket to NYC and I’d never come […]

  • My Mad Fat Uni Experience…

    Sometimes I feel like my life is like Rae’s… which is a bit of a lie if I’m being honest because we have very little in common. Unlike Rae, I thankfully don’t suffer from any mental illnesses, I don’t have a dysfunctional family (most of the time) and I don’t have self confidence issues. BUT like […]

  • Sleep, I miss you dearly!

    When I left home I said goodbye to a lot of things that had previously been a constant in my life. Family, friends, home luxuries and the one that breaks my heart the most… SLEEP! Obviously the goodbye would only be for a short while, as I would be home during the Christmas, Easter and summer period. However […]

  • Free Time and Student Life

    The workload is heavy, but there’s also a lot of time to make friends and to have fun while at university. Here are fun things to get up to… Societies As an avid Harry Potter fan I have joined the Harry Potter society. I haven’t been able to attend every event, but they have hosted […]