• Writing your Personal Statement

    You may have written your personal statement already, you’re in the midst of it, or haven’t made a start on it yet… which is okay! I remember spending days looking at a blank word document wondering how to even start the thing. Here are some tips that might help you if you have the same […]

  • A Fund for Student Opportunities

    If you follow my blog posts here on Inside Edge, you know that I’m currently in the United States of America, on a sandwich placement at the Morton Arboretum. I was fortunate when arranging up this work placement that Edge Hill University had just set up its Student Opportunity Fund (SOF) – a fund that […]

  • Making my final UCAS choices

    Anyone applying for university this year has some quick thinking to do! I can’t tell you what is best for you individually, but I can tell you about my experiences and what was best for me, and my thoughts looking back two years later… One thing that helped me massively when making my decision was […]

  • Semester One Biology Highlights

    Since semester one has essentially finished (bar a few exams and reports being due), I thought I’d take this time to look back on my favourite parts of the modules I’ve experiences on the second year of my undergrad Biology degree. Life On The Edge Life On The Edge (LOTE) is the new and improved version […]

  • What is UCAS? Why do I have to use it?

    So you’re all probably familiar with the idea of UCAS, whether this is UCAS points, the application itself or even just the website. UCAS hosts the application process for universities, meaning that you will have to only fill out one application instead of one for each university you apply to – isn’t this a life […]