• Five Top Tips for Completing Your Student Finance Application

    Hi everyone, since Student Finance has opened, I thought I would use this blog to provide five top tips for completing your application!  1. You don’t need an offer to apply If you are still waiting for offers, no problem, you can still apply! Complete your application using your first preferred university and course, and […]

  • Money Tips

    Hey all, I hope you’re doing well! One of the things that can be difficult to manage as a student is money. For many students, it’s the first time they’ve had a lot of money responsibility, especially if you decide to live in Halls away from your family and haven’t gotten as much money to […]

  • Budgeting as a student

    Being able to budget and plan your money is incredibly important as a student. It may be your first time receiving money where you have specific things you’ve got to pay for such as rent, food, sports memberships as well as the extras such as going out with friends wherever that may be to. You […]

  • Applicant Visit Days Ahoy!

    With the beginning of February comes the Applicant Visit Days, typically held between now and March/April, non-interviewing applicants will soon receive notice of these wonderful days – maybe you already have! Although I personally did not attend an applicant visit day for Biology, I have worked for the Biology Department as an Applicant Visit Day […]

  • Student Finance and the Money Advice Team

    With Student Finance applications opening soon, money may be on the mind. Edge Hill University does a lot to help ease money woes and provides numerous services and opportunities. On such resource is the Money Matters website, which has useful information on loans (which I have briefly detailed below), grants, bursaries, scholarships, and more! There […]

  • The wonderful world of Student Finance!

    Hello all, hope you’ve had a great week. I wanted to make a post about possibly one of the most important things (in my opinion) surrounding university life: Student Finance and funding options! If you are living on campus or even if you think you’ll struggle with course and travel costs, Student Finance is something […]

  • Futures and Funds

    So getting a job is probably the last thing on your mind right now… well a full-time job anyway! However in just over three years you’ll have nearly finished your degree and if you’re lucky enough you may have already landed yourself a job! So this is really something you need to bear in mind […]

  • Money, money, money…

    One of the biggest worries people have when coming to university is about whether they can afford it. However, most people are able to access money from the government to help out with the costs of being a student. If you currently live in England, you can access the Student Finance Calculator, which will give […]

  • Money Money Money

    Sorry for the Mamma Mia title there, it’s clearly on the mind… I feel that one of the biggest worries when coming to university is, how the hell am I going to afford this?! And you’re right, it’s a huge investment you’re making and a huge amount of debt to be getting into that sometimes […]

  • It’s just another manic Monday…

    I wish it was Sunday… Anyway, enough of the Bangles, how are you? I’m good. Actually, I’m really good. All my assignments are finished and submitted, my presentation went super well and our group worked so well as a team (well done guys) and lastly I have my first and only exam of the year on […]