Student Life News

Chester alumnus offers guidance for new students

The University of Chester has published an article by a former student that details his experiences, and may help ease the nerves of prospective students.

A guide to arriving as a student in Chester

If you’re considering, or are already committed to, coming to study at Chester, you will find it to be a unique place with a thriving community of students.

University of Chester to showcase creative talent

Art and design students who will soon be graduating from the University of Chester will have their work exhibited at the end of year show this year, which is to be titled “Individually Together”.

Written by: Mark

Tips for getting a student bank account

Banks love to attract students in the hope they’ll stay with them after graduation, so here are some tips for getting the best value from a student bank account.

Written by: Kate

Where are the best study spots in Chester?

Sometimes you need a quiet spot to focus on your studies. Fortunately, the University of Chester offers a number of options for its students.

Written by: Kate

Leisure ideas for students in Chester

When you’re not busy with your studies or work, you’ll no doubt want to unwind a bit, so here are some ideas for things to do in Chester.

Written by: Mark

The items you need for moving into student accommodation

What are the items you absolutely MUST bring with you when moving into your new accommodation?

Written by: Mark

Which venues in Chester offer student discounts?

With Chester being a vibrant university city, many businesses are keen to attract budget-conscious students, especially on those quieter nights and days.

Written by: Mark

Guide to budgeting as a University of Chester student

We previously covered the cost of living in Chester as a young person, but students can also find it particularly challenging sometimes.

Written by: Kate

What are the best pubs in Chester?

Chester has a vibrant nightlife, and being a university city, this is of course especially true during term time. In this blog, we’re taking a look at a few suggestions for pubs in the city if you’re new to Chester or planning to study here.

Written by: Mark

What to look for in a student housing area

If you’re looking for private student accommodation in Chester, you will likely be staying there for at least a year, so you’ll want to make sure it’s going to be convenient. Here are a few things to consider.

Written by: Mark

A Day in the Life of a Student in Chester

For those of you who are wondering what it’s like to study in Chester - well, this is the blog for you! My name is Molly and I’ll be talking about my experience at the University of Chester and showing you what a typical day in the life looks like.

Written by: Molly Davidson

Student-Friendly Winter Recipes on a Budget

You don’t have to be swearing like Gordon Ramsey or as skilled as Jamie Oliver to be a good cook. Cooking can still be enjoyable - especially on a budget. At Bed Student Rentals, we’re all about saving a pretty penny or two. So we’re here to talk you through some warm and comforting recipes to see you through the winter - without making a dent in the bank! Don’t worry, all recipes are 100% student-proof.

Written by: Molly Davidson

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