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To rent or not to rent? That is the question
As a first year I was fortunate enough to secure on campus accommodation. However not everyone is this lucky. Living on...
Tue, 4 Nov 2014
Laura Mulqueen (Maynooth University Correspondent)
How to pick the right housemates
College life is sometimes dominated by the question of “who will I live with next year?” We’ve all lived with the bad,...
Mon, 13 Oct 2014
Tomás Heneghan (Chief News Writer)
What I learned by moving out
Moving out can certainly be a learning curve. Living on your own for the first time can teach you all sorts of lessons...
Wed, 17 Sep 2014
Katie Wheeler (Contributor)
11 types of student housemates
In first year, most of us tend to be a bit adventurous and decide to take on a few new housemates that we wouldn’t know...
Fri, 14 Mar 2014
Laura Flaherty (UCC Correspondent)
Commuting v Campus: Is it better to live near college or at home?
For most students, moving out of home to attend college isn’t just the norm, it’s a requirement. Kerry students...
Thu, 24 Oct 2013
Aoife Bennett (Contributor)
Ground rules for housemates
House sharing for the first time can be a difficult to navigate. So here are some basic guidelines that will help...
Wed, 2 Oct 2013
Laura Larkin (Sexual Health Columnist)
Beat the September accommodation struggle!
So you’ve made it to college, you’re ready at last to pull away from the comforts – or constraints, whichever way you...
Mon, 23 Sep 2013
Ann-Marie Donelan (Contributor)
Moving out - my experience
The day my Dad dropped me off at my new home I offered him a cup of tea straight away – just so he wouldn’t leave me on...
Thu, 5 Sep 2013
How to get cheaper rent
Many of us approach the issue of rent as we would a restaurant menu – everything has a set, static price that must be...
Mon, 19 Aug 2013
Moving out - what you need to know
Yes, the CAO forms are filled out, the Leaving Cert is around the corner, and adult life is beckoning. But what can you...
Mon, 1 Jul 2013