Category: Hints and tips

Your Favourite Hiking Spots Around Stirling – Part Two

Walking can help you find out more about, and connect with, your local area. You can explore some of the best of Scotland’s landscapes and experience a wealth of history and culture right on our doorstep at the University of Stirling. Discover some of our unmissable walking routes, as our Stirling community share three more of their favourite hiking

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Your Favourite Hiking Spots Around Stirling

Walking helps you find out more and connect with your local area. Luckily, you don’t need to go far to experience incredible views and relaxing surroundings. Discover what’s waiting for you at the University of Stirling as our community share some of their favourite hiking spots in and around Stirling.

How does Clearing work? | Clearing 2024

dyslexia awareness week

Have you secured your place for an undergraduate course starting in September 2024? If not, don’t stress. You can still land yourself a place through the Clearing process. But what is University Clearing? When does Clearing 2024 start? How can you prepare for Clearing? This rapid guide explains everything you need to know about the

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Welcome University of Stirling Graduates!

University of Stirling graduates on graduation day

On behalf of everyone here at the University of Stirling and over 100,000 former students around the globe, we would like to welcome the class of 2024 to our alumni community! When you graduate from the University of Stirling, you automatically become a life-long member of our alumni community. Jennifer Forman, Alumni Relations Manager, explains

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How to prepare for exams

Group of students studying upstairs in Campus Central

It’s that time of the year again, with coursework due and weeks going by so fast, exam season is approaching already! Worry not! Here are a just a few tips to help you with your preparation and get you on your way. Everything starts with a first step and the rest will fall into place.

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Results Day: keep calm this summer

Students canoe Airthrey Loch

Don’t let the stress of waiting for results ruin your summer. We’ve got plenty of hints and tips to help you keep the nerves at bay and enjoy your summer break. Try to be a bit more mindful It’s so easy to get caught up in a loop of negative thoughts about what might happen

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How to stay fit in University

For the vast majority of us, university is the first time we live away from our family. With that new-found freedom to do as we please, without any parental discipline (yes!), it can be easy to slip into Netflix binge sessions and living off pot noodles and beans on toast. With all that change, remembering

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Your Stirling Bucket List

Stirling Castle

Are you ready for adventure? Heading off to uni is all about trying new things. You’re going to be surrounded by loads of amazing people from all over the world. You’ll experience countless new sights, sounds, tastes and experiences – and if you want to make the most of your time at university and truly

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