Category: Freshers

Your welcome checklist

This is it: you’ve put in the work, secured an offer and it’s almost time to join us here at the University of Stirling. We’re so excited to welcome you onto campus (or online), and we want to do our best to help you make the most of your first weeks at Stirling. That’s why

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Freshers 101: How to make the most of Freshers’ Week

You’ve made it. You’ve squeezed your life into a suitcase and into your new room. Now what? You’re probably filled with equal doses of excitement and worry about starting university. Here’s some tips for getting the most out of your first few weeks as a university student! Before you arrive Check the welcome emails the

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Your Stirling Bucket List

City of Stirling - Wallace Monument

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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3 ways to deal with exam stress [TIPS]

colouring book and colouring pencils

Exam stress can be a challenging part of study – there’s no getting away from it. And if you’re feeling the burn, it’s not always that easy to get back to a more chilled state of mind. Katie Lee, Head of Student Guidance and Wellbeing, tells us what you can do to cope with exam stress. 1. Look

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26 stunning photos of Stirling we just love

City of Stirling - Wallace Monument

Stirling’s one of those places where you’ll very rarely take a bad photo. It was once the capital of Scotland and still maintains some of that grandeur through its historic architecture and location at the heart of Scotland. There’s nothing better than walking through this great city – camera or phone in hand – and

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The best ways to beat the Freshers 15 in Stirling

Domino's Pizza at Stirling Uni's Freshers Week 2016

The ‘Freshers 15’ will likely strike all students sooner or later – especially given the copious free pizza dished out by Domino’s in the Atrium during Freshers Week. The Freshers 15 – the UK version of the ‘Freshman 15’ – refers to the average amount of weight you supposedly gain in your first year of study at

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