Freshers

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Top money saving tips for Freshers

Features, Freshers September 25, 2014 at 2:00 pm Comments

THIS freshers’ we have put together a number of tips on how to save money this year. LISTS AND MORE LISTS: Planning your budget for weekly shops, books and even nights out in advance may seemRead More

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What to do in Aber – A Freshers Bucket List

Freshers, Lifestyle, Student Living September 25, 2014 at 11:00 am Comments

IF YOU’VE just arrived here in Aber as a fresher then you’ve probably been spending a fair amount of time getting to know the town’s pubs and clubs.  Now don’t get me wrong, that can beRead More

How you can try to avoid Freshers’ flu

How you can try to avoid Freshers’ flu

Features, Freshers September 24, 2014 at 2:00 pm Comments

WITH Freshers’ Week fast approaching new students will have only heard freshers’ flu mentioned by older siblings and on student forums, but returners will know it well. Hangovers are inevitable, but full blown illness can be avoided with aRead More

To be a Fresher, you’ve got to think like a Fresher

To be a Fresher, you’ve got to think like a Fresher

Arts, Freshers September 24, 2014 at 10:00 am Comments

BEING A FRESHER is an intense experience – you’ve probably gone through a large upheaval, your surroundings are different, and you might be feeling a little lost. But worry not, this article is a how-to-Aberystwyth artsRead More

The truth about freshers

The truth about freshers

Freshers, Lifestyle, Student Living September 22, 2014 at 11:00 am Comments

I WISH someone had told me what university, especially in Aberystwyth, was really like before I packed my bags and tottled off from home. For any nervous or unprepared freshers out there – this is your chanceRead More

Union announces Freshers’ events

Union announces Freshers’ events

IF YOU’RE reading this, you’ve been accepted! Either as a newbie to the wonderful world of Aberystwyth University, or coming back as a seasoned veteran. Freshers is an amazing time of year to get stuck inRead More

The Fresher Feeling

The Fresher Feeling

Freshers, Health & Fitness, Student Living September 17, 2012 at 3:34 pm Comments

IT’S THE start of a new year and for those returning to Aberystwyth, it’s a big readjustment. For those starting afresh, it can be an overwhelming experience. Detached from the comforts of home in search ofRead More

Aberystwyth tips

Aberystwyth tips

Freshers September 6, 2012 at 10:03 am Comments

IF you’re new to Aberystwyth, you’re in for a treat. Aber, as you’ll soon come to call it, has the highest student satisfaction ratings in the world, and it’s down to the town as much asRead More

Freshers week: what’s on

Freshers week: what’s on

Freshers September 1, 2012 at 5:05 pm Comments

FRESHERS week is a fast-paced week of events and activities designed to welcome you to Aberystwyth! Here, we run down what’s going on, day by day. Friday 21st 12pm: Free BBQ, until 4pm, Chapel Green (behind the Union)Read More

Welcome freshers!

Welcome freshers!

Freshers September 1, 2012 at 2:21 pm Comments

WHETHER you’re a fresher or returning for your final year, welcome to Aberystwyth! Check out our tips on Aberystwyth, and don’t miss our guide to Freshers Week!