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Amazing Apps to Help You Through Your Time at Uni

With the Christmas break over and done with, getting back into the swing of things as the upcoming term begins can be difficult. After a few weeks of over-indulging, it’ll be early starts, late night library sessions and endless essays filling up your schedule very soon. Alongside the usual uni work, balancing your social life and health means there’ll be a lot on your plate over the next few months.

8 Stages of Feels During the Student Christmas Break

From the excitement of finishing for your holidays to the stress of dealing with exams, you might be feeling a bit all over the place over these next few weeks. Here, we’ll go through the stages you might well feel during your Christmas break.

NIDO STUDENT WINS ‘OPERATOR OF THE YEAR’ AT THE STUDENT ACCOMMODATION AWARDS

  Nido Student is delighted to have won the ‘Operator of the Year’ award at the Student Accommodation Awards.   The Student Accommodation Awards are organised by Property Week, the leading magazine in the commercial and residential property market for over 20 years. The awards cover 11 different categories within the sector and are judged Read more >

The Ultimate Guide to Owning Student Life, Part One: Cooking Like A Pro

Whether you’re a total newbie in the kitchen or a master chef, learning new things won’t be limited to the lecture theatre whilst you’re at uni. And when it comes to cooking, the more techniques you have under your belt, the better you’re equipped to make some awesome stuff to scoff.

Class of 2020 Highlights

With the rapid expansion of Nido Student in to Europe and beyond, the Class Conference in Milan and its insightful programme came at an ideal time.  It provided us with the opportunity to meet with partners old and new, exchange ideas, and learn from industry experts across Europe.

Homeless Handout with 4BYSIX

There is no denying that winter is coming. For most of us, this means adding an extra blanket to the bed or wearing warmer coats and sweaters, however to the homeless population across the UK, the winter weather can be life threatening.

How to Make the Most of Fresher’s Week

While Freshers’ Week is an exciting time when you’ll get to meet loads of new people, for many it’s also the first time away from home – which can be a little daunting.

What to Take to University: A First-Year Student’s Ultimate Guide

We cover everything from important paperwork, bathroom necessities, and those all-important creature comforts, so get ready to take notes (you’ll be doing a lot of that once term starts anyway).