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Applying to University

Apprenticeship Vs Degree: The Lowdown
Deciding where to go after sixth form or college can definitely be confusing. By outlining the pros and cons of both apprenticeships and degrees, this information might help you decide the best route to get into your dream career! 
5 Best Techniques for Last Minute Revision
Exams coming at you thick and fast? Haven’t done as much revision as you’d have liked? Don’t worry, we’ve got the 5 best tricks for revising last-minute.
How to Write an Ace Personal Statement
A good personal statement could be the difference between achieving the offer from the university you’ve been in love with since the open day and having your application rejected. 
Top 20 Universities for Careers Support
Using reviews left by thousands of Student Hut users on their university's Careers Service, we've ranked the Top 20 Universities for Careers Support.
Top 10 Halls of Residence in London
Using reviews from 541 London students of 126 different halls of residence, we've worked out the 10 best student digs in the capital.
Top 10 Student Cities in the UK
Choosing the right location can make or break a uni experience. After all, what’s a good university without the surroundings to match? Using reviews from thousands of students, we’ve ranked the top ten student locations in the UK.
10 Ways to Make Your Personal Statement Stand Out
It’s no secret that getting into university is becoming more and more competitive. Your personal statement is a way to distinguish yourself from your peers and tell your desired university what you have to offer. Lucky for you, Student Hut has got you covered - here are ten ways to make sure your personal statement is a cut above the rest.
Everything you need to know about UCAS
UCAS stands for University and College Admission Services - basically the middleman between you and your chosen university or college. Whilst it might sound beyond boring, you won’t become a UK undergrad without them! That’s why we’ve compiled a briefing of the process to answer some of your questions. Good luck!
10 Best Party Cities in the UK
Always up for a good night out? Here are the top 10 party cities in the UK, as voted for by the students themselves! Drumroll, please...
The Student Hut Guide to Clearing 2018
Clearing is there to help students secure a place at university, yet the process is often forgotten about when applying for university. As a student who got into university thanks to the clearing system, I present a guide on the ins-and-outs of the clearing process.
Advice For The Small-town Student Moving to a Big City
If, like me, you're from the kind of place that the general reaction you get when you tell people where you live is a blank expression, then moving to uni is probably going to be a huge adjustment. Here are our tips to make sure the move runs smoothly...
11 Tips to Prepare You For Clearing
Clearing isn't as scary as it sounds. Here are our top tips to make sure you stroll through clearing like you're "adulting" already...
Which University Should I Go To?
The best days of your life are fast approaching but it doesn’t feel so bliss when you’re under pressure to decide exactly where you should go to have the experience you’ve been dreaming about. We’ve pulled together some top tips to make that painful decision refreshingly easy...
10 Best Universities in The UK
Did your university make it to the top 10 this year? Here’s where you can find out, according to reviews from the students themselves, in the official Student Hut top 10 (drum roll please…..).
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