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By Lucy Tobin

A consultant to Uni lifestyles is an upbeat and fascinating consultant e-book to all facets of college lifestyles. It covers every thing from surviving freshers' week to learning to your finals and contains suggestions and suggestion on find out how to rejoice and remain fit all through your college existence. Lucy Tobin - a up to date graduate herself - provides new or strength scholars a true perception into what uni existence can be like and the way to make it the easiest event you could and attain an excellent measure in addition. the writer publications new scholars throughout the college event in a pleasant method with out being condescending or pretending that every one you're there for is to fasten your self within the library! scholars can quite get the easiest out in their time in larger schooling with this useful and interesting book.

Written through a contemporary graduate, A advisor to Uni existence bargains a distinct standpoint on the best way to juggle learning, having enjoyable and keeping off funds issues via a person who has simply lived during the adventure themselves and will go on plenty of convenient information and suggestion for brand spanking new or strength scholars.

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Indd 46 8/6/09 4:01:37 PM TIP 2 MONEY ‘Before term, I go shopping in my kitchen at home – as in, my family home. Just get a big bag, go through the cupboards, and put anything that looks tasty or useful into your bag. ’ Al, 22, Birmingham I waited until a few weeks into uni before realising that actually it would be a good idea to work out how much I was spending – that was bad planning. Since freshers’ week will probably be one of the most expensive weeks you’ll encounter at uni, try to work out a budget before you arrive to avoid spending a week’s cash on one night out.

Al, 22, Birmingham I waited until a few weeks into uni before realising that actually it would be a good idea to work out how much I was spending – that was bad planning. Since freshers’ week will probably be one of the most expensive weeks you’ll encounter at uni, try to work out a budget before you arrive to avoid spending a week’s cash on one night out. Student expenses vary wildly – some of my friends living at home, just walking distance away from campus, could get away with spending only about £2,000 a year (I’m not including tuition fees in this calculation, since you don’t have to pay for them until after graduation – unless you’re particularly keen to do so, in which case a strict budget isn’t an issue).

Com – the money is much less, about £1 a survey, but it all adds up and you can do it from bed. See – there’s nothing dodgy about working from bed in studentville. 3 Become a campus brand manager. Companies as varied as Apple (the computer firm, not the fruit), Nike and big banks and law firms hire students to boost their campus credentials. Find out more by looking online. Some pay via commission, others on a termly basis, while others provide company freebies. What to do if you run out of cash If you run out of money while at university, maybe because your student loan has not come through yet, your university might be able to offer you the chance to dip into their ‘Access to Learning Funds’.

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