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Autumn Survival Guide

Written by MSV resident and Press Pack member, Joey Crutchley. Joey’s Instagram: ohhsnapitsjoey As the leaves start to fall and more and more Starbucks cinnamon lattes are ordered, we know that summer has officially gone and autumn is closing in. The dark nights, the crisp air and the freedom to wear multiple layers

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Everybody Needs Good Neighbours

Settling into university life can be an exciting yet nervous time. You might be living away from home for the first time which can take a little while to adapt to. It might also mean that you’re living in an accommodation where you may not know anyone just yet. We’ve listed below a few

Friday Sep 21, 2018|Categories: Bristol, dwell advice, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Everybody Needs Good Neighbours

Culture Shock Support

Congratulations! You’ve just arrived in your new place of study, you’re super excited to get started in a new country and get your university degree underway. But sometimes, moving abroad to study can become a bit of a whirlwind, from the sights, sounds, traffic, and accents to familiarise yourself with, it can all become a

Thursday Sep 13, 2018|Categories: Bristol, dwell advice, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle|Comments Off on Culture Shock Support

Your Guide to Freshers’ Week

Freshers’ week isn’t just about going out and partying. Sure, enjoying yourself is an important part of moving to university, but there are also lots of important uni-related things to do so that you’re well prepared for the start of your new life as a student. To help you make the most of your time

Wednesday Sep 12, 2018|Categories: dwell advice|Comments Off on Your Guide to Freshers’ Week

Moving in Checklist

Going to university is an exciting time in your life, but moving into your student accommodation doesn’t have to be stressful. Before the move, there are some items you should pick up that will help you add a personal touch to your room or flat and make it easier to settle once you arrive. Then

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Staying Safe During Fresher’s Week

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Welcome to Portal X!

Exciting news from dwell HQ! We have upgraded our online portal and it’s time for you to get on board as well! For those students starting in the new academic year, you should have received an email from us telling you what to do next to join our new Portal X platform. In order for you

Tuesday Sep 04, 2018|Categories: dwell advice, Latest News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Welcome to Portal X!

UK Roadtrips: Summer Break Ideas

Imagine you’ve just finished a whole year of uni. You’ve managed to get through your exams, you’ve become a financial wizard, and you’ve been on more nights out than you could ever imagine. Then the summer months hit and it seems like it’s all going to come to an end for a while. You’ve got

Tuesday Aug 14, 2018|Categories: dwell advice|Comments Off on UK Roadtrips: Summer Break Ideas

A Student Traveller’s Handbook

You’ll probably find that you’re always being told different things when it comes to travelling. Certain people will tell you not to bother: that you should knuckle down and focus on your studies, while others will stress that you should see the world while you’re young enough to appreciate it. We think that it shouldn’t

Tuesday Aug 14, 2018|Categories: dwell advice|Comments Off on A Student Traveller’s Handbook

6 Easy Ways to Make Your Student Room Feel Like Home

Heading off to uni for the first time can be a bit of a scary process. You’ve got to sort out your finances, meet new people, and get settled into a new city or town. Once you’ve managed to get your head around these things, you’ll quickly find that being a student is one of

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