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5 Tips For Freshers Week

31 | 08 | 2023


Freshers week 2023 is almost here!

If it is your first ever freshers week it is natural to feel nervous about moving away from home to a completely new city.

However, panic no more. We’ve got you covered with the top 5 tips to help you survive and thrive during your freshers week!


Decorate Your Room

Moving out, especially for the first time, can be daunting.

Creating a space that feels like a home away from home can make it much easier transition; it can also make you more productive if you have a comfortable working space.

We have the perfect selection from bath mats, kitchen essentials to prints and photos and even the essential drinking games.

These are a fun must have for freshers week to help get to know your flat mates during pre drinks.

Find out our top tips on how to decorate your student room here.

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Join Clubs & Societies

University is the perfect place to try something new so take a look at what clubs and societies your university has to offer.

It is a great opportunity to meet new people and make friends with people from different courses and university years.

Whether it’s a hobby you’ve done for years and would love to continue or something completely new to you – just give it a go, you have nothing to lose!

The freshers fair is the perfect opportunity to see what clubs are on offer and you can even get yourself some freebies!


Attend Freshers Week Events

It’s easy to feel lonely during freshers week – you’re in a completely new city and may not know anybody there.

Keeping yourself busy by attending freshers events with your new flat mates; it’s a great icebreaker and also fun to see what your new city has to offer.

Whether it’s a club night or the freshers fair, there are plenty of events to fill your calendar with. Tickets for these can sell out fast so make sure you don’t miss out!


Student Discounts

Make the most of them!

As a student you will be eligible for a discount on pretty much everything.

From food to clothing there are so many deals you can get as a student.

Of course PLT has a student discount which you can find out more about below.

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Make Yourself A Freshers Survival Kit

This is something you will thank yourself for towards the end of the week.

This could include things like paracetamol (for the hangovers), easy meals like noodles (for the lazy days), a first aid kit, throat sweets (for freshers flu) and a pack of cards.


Prepping your Freshers looks?

Make sure you’re the best dressed by checking out our student collection.


Searching for student outfit inspo? We got you!

Student Wardrobe Must-Haves

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