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From tips on how to make the most of Freshers’ Week to what’s going on in your local area, you can read all kinds of student guides, Nido news and first-hand accounts penned by your fellow students right here.

Fancy writing about your own student experience, we’re always on the lookout for budding bloggers and writers to collaborate with us. If you’ve got a great idea or just fancy showing off your writing skills, be sure to get in touch if you want to have your say on our blog.

The Ultimate Guide to Owning Student Life, Part Three: Budgeting and Saving

The second part of our guide to owning student life focuses on preparing for your career as you reach the end of your time in higher education. With the help of some budgeting experts and those in the know, we’re here to give you some advice when it comes to making your money go further, Read more >

The Parent Checklist to Choosing Student Accommodation

To help you and your son or daughter reach a decision, be sure to check out this list of things to think about when it comes to choosing student accommodation.

The Most Challenging Aspects of Being a Journalism, Creative Writing and English Student

Being a humanities student is definitely challenging. There are piles of reading to be done, essays to be written and exams to be crammed for. As a third year Journalism, Creative Writing and English student, I’ve definitely encountered my fair share of challenges during the years. Here’s what I think the hardest parts of my degree are.

90’s Party meets Uni Work

On 13 April, we well and truly threw it back to the 90s.

How to Create Your Own Home Away from Home When Studying

Adapting to a different culture can be daunting, so we asked a few of our residents for the tricks they used to turn their new city into somewhere they can call home.

Celebrate World Health Day by Starting with Yourself

It’s been said by someone much wiser than us that our first and last love is self-love.

Studying Across Borders

Having worked in the student world for nearly 15 years now (and having experience of being a student myself) I have seen first-hand the benefits to society of having some of the brightest people from foreign countries studying across borders.

The Nido Blackout x Hoodie Handout

As part of our Nido Student rebrand, sustainability has been chosen as one of our key brand pillars, and we want to start educating, raising awareness and most importantly getting our students to engage in sustainability activities.