• Preparing for Exam Success with UniSkills

    Preparing for Exam Success with UniSkills

    Even though they are a normal part of university life, exams can still cause worry and stress for lots of students. To help you navigate the upcoming assessment period, the UniSkills team have shared their wisdom for preparing as best you can…

  • Top LinkedIn Learning courses as recommended by your Student Advisors!

    Did you know we have an exciting partnership with LinkedIn Learning? This means Edge Hill University students can benefit from full, free, unlimited access to thousands of high quality online courses and video tutorials written by industry experts. With so many to explore, we asked your Student Advisors for their LinkedIn Learning course recommendations, which […]

  • New Year, New UniSkills 2023!

    New Year, New UniSkills 2023!

    With the winter break just around the corner, you may have already started to look ahead and think about how you can best prepare for the next semester. To help you make it your most successful one yet, from the 3-6 of January we’re excited to announce the return of New Year, New UniSkills!

  • Sleigh your Studies with your Student Advisors: How to Stay Motivated During the Winter Break

    Sleigh your Studies with your Student Advisors: How to Stay Motivated During the Winter Break

    As part of #SleighYourStudies we asked our wonderful Student Advisors to share their motivational wisdom for staying on track with reading, assignments, and exam revision during the festive period.

  • #SleighYourStudies is back for 2022!

    #SleighYourStudies is back for 2022!

    To make sure you’re not left out in the cold this festive season, the UniSkills elves (together with your Student Advisors) have been busy planning a round-up of support to help you #SleighYourStudies. Whether you’re revising for exams or juggling assignments with placements, here’s what we’ve got in store…

  • Study Happy with your Student Advisors: Staying Organised

    Study Happy with your Student Advisors: Staying Organised

    Time to get organised! Starting university for the first time can be overwhelming. Even if you are in your second or third year, you’re still likely to have lots of information and materials coming your way. From your courses, modules and reading lists to sources, societies and sports (then throw in your personal life and […]

  • Study Happy with your Student Advisors: Making Time to Make Time 

    Study Happy with your Student Advisors: Making Time to Make Time 

    Winston Churchill famously noted that we should “Let our advance worrying become advance thinking and planning.” Whether you’re just starting your first semester as an undergraduate or juggling work alongside postgraduate study, the key to academic success is to make time to plan ahead. The busy student schedule and academic demands mean it is impossible […]

  • Study Happy with your Student Advisors: How to Proofread Effectively

    Study Happy with your Student Advisors: How to Proofread Effectively

    While proofreading your work is an important part of completing an assignment, for many of us it is often forgotten, rushed, or left to the last minute. But what is proofreading? Why is proofreading important? When is best to proofread your work? And how might you improve your proofreading? Here, I share my tips as […]

  • Study Happy with your Student Advisors: Settling into academic life

    Study Happy with your Student Advisors: Settling into academic life

    Hi, my name is Tom and I have just started my second year in Politics and Sociology. I am one of your Student Advisors, working with the Library and Learning services team. Coming back to university again has been great and I’m really excited for what is to come. With having finished my first year, […]

  • Get ready for Study Happy Week!

    Get ready for Study Happy Week!

    *NEW* on the blog 📣 Read all about what the UniSkills team has in store for Study Happy Week 😊 Including daily Student Advisor drop-ins, free fruit, and more! 🍎 #EHUStudyHappy