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Ten things to do as a European or International student

Unless you’ve lived here before, nothing can quite prepare you for the culture shock and fast-paced lifestyle. All this is exciting but can also be daunting for the prospective Londoner, so here are some things that you can do to prepare for a smooth transition to university. 

Freshers' Packing Checklist

Of course you know you need to bring clothes and books and everything, but here are some things you might not have thought about.. and somethings not to bother with

Secret study spots

Despite UCL being home to 19 libraries (yes, we counted), bagging a comfortable study space can be a challenge. We thought we would share our favourite off-campus spots for those days when you need to get away from the rush. 

What I wish I knew before coming to London

London is mesmerising and intimidating, and coming to study here might seem daunting. That being said, moving to London can be an incredibly enjoyable experience. Here are a few words of wisdom from someone who is still figuring it out.

How to make the most of Studenthood

At an assembly in high school, I clearly remember my head of year holding out a can of dog food for everyone to see, opening it and eating a large spoonful. The hall was filled with a mixture of laughter and horrified faces…