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Advice Column

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Have you been a victim of hate crime?

From 1st April 2016 to 31st December 2016, there were 5641 Hate Crimes or Hate Incidents reported to Greater Manchester Police. This ...

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How to apply for mitigating circumstances

Hopefully everything is going well for you and you are able to focus on your studies. However, sometimes things happen at the ...

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Considering renting?

You have decided who you want to live with in your second year.  You have found a great student house for just ...

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Have you been a victim of hate crime?

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How to apply for mitigating circumstances

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Considering renting?

Posted on Dec 5, 2017 3
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Have you been a victim of hate crime?

In consideration of last week’s discussion of hate crime, Victoria Payton details what to do and who can help you in these situations

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How to apply for mitigating circumstances

Thinking you might need to apply for mitigating circumstances but not sure what to do? Senior advisor, Rebekah Ollerenshaw, advises how it should be done

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Considering renting?

Advice Service Manager, Victoria Payton, clues you in on how you could get a free and easy check-up of your tenancy agreement before you sign

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Top tips for taking care of your well-being

With ‘Wellbeing Week’ here, student advisor, Vicki Greenwood, offers some simple steps to feeling good

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Budgeting basics

Student advisor, Vicki Greenwood, lets us in on the easiest ways to keep your money

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Avoiding the study abroad blues

Returning from a year abroad? James Johnson talks you through falling back in love with Manchester

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Do I have to pay council tax?

Senior Advisor Rebekah Ollerenshaw explains what council tax is and how you can avoid it

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Changing course? Don’t panic!

Changing course may seem a daunting prospect, but it doesn’t have to be. Thankfully, Senior Advisor Su Barton is here to talk you through the ins and outs of changing programmes

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Six tips to maintain your mental well-being

As the semester gets underway, James Johnson runs through some simple tips to help you keep track of your mental health and to flourish during your studies.

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Head Lifestyle Editor Rachel Adams is here to answer your questions and offer you some advice with your problems

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Already feeling stressed over essays and exams? Never fear, Cachella Smith is here to give some tips on how to write that perfect essay, and how to keep your stress levels down in the meantime

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Combatting Freshers’ Flu

Feeling a bit under the weather? Read on for some useful tips on how to take care of yourself this semester