Student Drinking

Drink safe

Posted on 27 September 2017 by Your Student Life, Supported

Student intern, Victoria, shares her rules to live by this Freshers’ Week. So! The Freshers’ Week madness begins and alongside it students everywhere are thrashed by the media for being grossly irresponsible hedonists (my new favourite word). It means ‘obsessed with self-indulgence’, and I’m sure they wouldn’t call us that if they saw the number
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Be drink aware

Posted on 16 September 2016 by Your Student Life, Supported

Amy and Rachel, Wellbeing Practitioners from our Counselling, Health & Wellbeing Service, explain the effects of alcohol and how to cut down. For some, the university experience involves trying new things – but don’t feel like you need to reach for the schnapps to fit in and have fun. Alcohol can affect your university experience and your mental
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Christmas Survival Guide Part 5 – The mobile apps you need this holiday

Posted on 11 December 2015 by Your Student Life, Supported

Having to spend the Christmas holidays at university can be hard, especially if you are usually at home with family. Our 6 part Christmas Survival Guide should help you ensure it’s a time filled with fun, love and support…     The holidays are usually at time for fun and festivities, however it is also a time
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Student Tips – When drinking becomes problematic

Posted on 30 September 2015 by Your Student Life, Supported

Alcohol is the most popular and common substance students tend to use to have fun on a night out. Here our Wellbeing Team provide quick tips for when drinking becomes problematic … As with all things, drinking alcohol is best done in moderation and while it can help you to have a great time, it can cause
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