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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
The do's and don'ts of finding a place to live
Aido Dundass takes a sardonic and sexist look at the do’s and don’ts of finding a place to live for college. Finding...
Tue, 27 Aug 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
Everything you need to know about student accommodation but were afraid to ask
It’s nearly that time of year again, when student trek from letting agent to letting agent to try grab a crib worth of...
Fri, 17 Aug 2012
Student Accommodation The most expensive part of college is rent, at least for me. I have lived on campus now for eight...
Fri, 30 Mar 2012