Student Blog Squad | Blog

My international arrival experience

Hi, I'm Aaqib, an international student from India. In this vlog I'll be talking about my international arrival experience and settling in at Leeds Beckett. 


How Online Open Days can help you

Hi, I'm Eva and in this vlog I'll be talking about what you can expect to find at an Online Open Day and how these events can help you to make an informed decision about your course and university. 


Student finance myths

Hi, I'm Dotty and in this vlog I'll be addressing some of the myths that you may have heard about student finance.


My experience moving from the South to the North

Hi, my name is Tom and I am a third-year student at Leeds Beckett. I am originally from Colchester in North Essex and in this blog post I will discuss what it was like to make the move ‘up North’ to study in Leeds.


Tips to prepare for university

Hi, I'm Albina, a final year student at Leeds Beckett and I'm going to provide you with some tips to get you ready for university. These are all things that I found useful before I started my first term at university.


Top 5 Things I wish I knew before starting Uni

Hi, I’m Savannah and if you are anything like me, starting university can seem pretty daunting. I want to share some of my wisdom with you so here are a few things I wish I had known before starting university. 


My Experience with Online Learning

Hi, I’m Caitlin and in this blog, I’m going to share my experience of online learning so hopefully others have a better idea of what this next year could be like.


How to live on a Student Budget

Hi, I’m Will and in this blog, I’m going to be talking about how you can enjoy university life whilst on a student budget. I’ll be sharing with you my personal experiences and top tips that I have found useful during my time at university.


My Experience Studying at University with Dyslexia

Hi guys, my name is Robyn. I'm a first-year student, studying Primary Education at Leeds Beckett. In this blog I am going to talk about my experience with the disability support available at university and how they’ve helped me.


Things You can do to prepare for University

Hi, I’m Lucy and in this blog I’m going to share with you a few things that you can do to prepare for university.

 Lucy H

How you can spend your Time at Home to prepare for University

Hi, I’m Suyin. I am a final year international student at Leeds Beckett University. In this blog I have prepared some tips on how to make use of your time productively if you are about to start university in September.


Vlog | International Welcome Week Tips, by Leyla

Hi I'm Leyla and is this vlog I'll be giving you some tips on British customs and what to expect if you're moving to the UK for your studies


Gone through Clearing? How to research your new Uni

Hi there, my name is Dorothy and I’m a final year marketing student at Leeds Beckett University. If you’ve accepted a place in clearing, here are a few sites that you can use to get to know your university before you arrive in September.


Preparing for Uni: Six Top Tips

Hi, I'm Molly. I've got some tips to get you all set to move to university.

 Molly M

Making the most of your Summer

Hi, I'm Molly. Here's a few ideas for how to make the most of your summer, now that exams are over.

 Molly M

Ten Things to bring to University

Hello everyone, in this post I’m going to be running through the list of the top 10 things to think about bringing when packing for uni.


Things you may be worried about before University

If you are joining university shortly, and you're feeling a bit panicked - don't worry. Here's some things people usually worry about, and reasons why they shouldn't!


My Journey to Leeds Beckett

Hi, I'm Suzannah and I want to talk to you about my experience of applying to, and joining, Leeds Beckett University.


Five Questions People usually ask before Uni

Hi, I'm Em and I want to answer (from my experiences) five questions which people commonly ask before university.

 Emily T

Why attend an Applicant Day

Hi, I'm Lucy and I want to talk to you about my Applicant Day experience and why I recommend you attend one.

 Lucy H

Vlog | Tips for choosing Halls

Hello, I'm Emily and this is my latest vlog, all about how to select your halls.


My University Interview

Hi I'm Jenny. I wanted to write a blog about the interview process, and how I found it on the day – which may (hopefully) help with some of your concerns or nerves!


Reflecting on my First Few Months

Hi, I'm Molly and I want to talk about my experience of settling in here at Leeds Beckett.


Choosing the Right Course and Accommodation for You

Hi, I'm Molly and I want to give you some advice for choosing the right course and accommodation for you!


Tips for your First Week at University

Hi, I'm Jenny and I'm writing this to confirm a few things that you might want to know for your first week as a Fresher, and to give you some tips for your first lectures.


Relieving Results Day Anxiety

Hi I'm Ross and I want to give you some tips for keeping calm when it comes to results day!


Vlog | Why I chose Leeds Beckett

Hi, I'm Alex. Take a look at my first vlog, all about why I chose to study Filmmaking here at Leeds Beckett. If you have any topics you'd like me to cover in a future vlog, comment them below!


Making the most of your Open Day

Hi, I’m Ryan and I want to give you my tips for making the most of your university Open Days!


Living at Mill Street Accommodation

Hi, I'm Louie and I want to tell you about my experience of living at Mill Street in first year.


How to prepare for University

Hi I’m Ellen, and I’m going to give you some tips which you may find useful ahead of starting university.