Loughborough Student Life

Loughborough Student Life

Find out what makes 'The Loughborough Experience' by reading our student blogs

Financing and budgeting at university

As four wise individuals once said, ‘money, money, money, must be funny in a rich man’s world’. Cheesy Abba quotes aside, financing and budgeting at university can often seem an uphill struggle.

Goal setting

In order to achieve your “personal best”, it’s so important to set yourself regular goals of things you want to achieve.

Travelling at University

Hey everyone, this month I’ve decided to write my blog post on transportation at uni, mainly on different ways of getting to and from home.

Why should I go to a Careers Fair?

As a student on placement, and someone who did attend careers fairs at university in second-year, I can tell you that going to these events does help you to find the right second-year placement and graduate opportunity for you.

Five reasons to join a committee and get involved

Towards the end of first year, I was approached by a few friends who had applied for the Yoga Society Committee. They asked if I wanted to be Media Rep, and being a fellow lover of Yoga and interested in designing and creating the media aspect, it was a bit of a no brainer!

View from the Hill

One of the things that is always included on the Loughborough Student ‘to do list’ is to climb to the second highest point in Leicestershire, Beacon Hill and look over Loughborough.

How to deal with lectures

Lectures maybe something you didn’t consider when you thought about uni. You may have thought, “Well, every student has them, so what’s so difficult”.

Looking back on second year

My third year at university has officially started, which means I have made it to my last year being an undergraduate – fingers crossed.