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Why I chose York: colleges, city, course
Posted by Morgan on 18 November 2019
The college system I really liked the idea of York’s collegiate system. Having your first-year halls being more than just a place to live…
Freshers’ Week Vlog
Posted by Faye on 16 October 2019
Hi, I’m Faye and I’m in my first year at York doing Biomed. I wanted to vlog my Freshers’ Week not only to keep…
My Freshers’ Week experience
Posted by Morgan on 19 August 2019
On your first day, I would expect a lot of waiting around! You’ll probably have to wait for your Freshers’ packs and for your…
Freshers’ Week: an international student’s perspective
Posted by International student bloggers on 19 August 2019
Some of our students explain what Freshers’ Week is really like at university in the UK, from the perspective of an international student. Mi…
Freshers’ Week: what to expect
Posted by Guest bloggers on 19 August 2019
The infamous Freshers’ Week. But what actually happens and what can you expect? Some of our current students share their experiences of Freshers’ Week.…
Top things to pack for uni
Posted by Guest bloggers on 24 July 2019
What should you pack for uni? Some of our current students share their essential uni items and what you should (and shouldn’t) bring with…
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