Undergrad to postgrad transition

The transition from undergraduate to postgraduate study can be a little overwhelming.  Here’s what it’s been like for me. I’m currently a Masters student in the Department of Language and Linguistic Science studying Forensic Speech Science – which is a mouthful to say all at once. I graduated from my Linguistics BA last July here … Continue reading Undergrad to postgrad transition

The Week of a Sociology Student

Hi Guys! I’m Lauren and I am a 2nd Year student studying sociology at York. So far my university experience has been so fun, educating and very versatile. With topics varying from reality TV to body hair removal, York has a really contemporary department, dealing with the most up-to-date issues within society. I’ve lived in … Continue reading The Week of a Sociology Student

Wentworth College

I came to the University of York in 2016 as a postgraduate student. The College system was completely new to me but after doing some research, becoming a member of Wentworth College was the obvious choice. Situated on Campus West, Wentworth College is the only college on campus that caters solely to postgraduate students; and … Continue reading Wentworth College

Constantine College

I love Constantine because we thrive in a great community support network. When I arrived, I was greeted by a group of student volunteers who have provided me with entertainment, relaxation, study tips, sports activities and parties for the past two years! The College Team have supported me through university life, and the College Tutors … Continue reading Constantine College

Vanbrugh College

The friendly community within Vanbrugh provided such a sense of comfort and joy during my first year of Uni. Regular events such as Jazz night, and the intimacy of places like the Warren, encouraged me to get to know people far quicker than I could have possibly expected. Being nearby to so many people, and … Continue reading Vanbrugh College

Langwith College

Langwith is the centre of life on Campus East due to its great location close to department buildings, and its range of events and activities! As a Law student, Langwith was always my first choice due to it being so close to my department, and I loved that everything was so modern and clean! With … Continue reading Langwith College

James College

Why I love my College? James College is one of the best colleges. Well known for its great events, sociability and sporting achievements, James is also centrally located on Campus West. Having lived on campus for the last year I have thoroughly enjoyed the social aspects of being in James College. The college has done … Continue reading James College

Halifax College

Halifax is the gem of Campus West. It’s great being the largest college with the most students on campus and there is a great community feeling around Halifax as a result. The accommodation is really nice. It’s terraced houses set in courtyards with BBQs and outdoor benches. There is an exciting buzz and yet a … Continue reading Halifax College