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Stories from students

Lancaster University students share their experiences of living and studying at Lancaster.

Starting at University

  • What (and what not) to pack for University

    Packing for university is one of those events where you don’t quite know where to start. Do you need a toaster? How much stuff can you actually fit in your room? Maria will let you know.

  • Making a home away from home

    One of the most stressful things about going to university is leaving home and the environment where you feel safe and secure. It’s really important to make your new home as comfortable as possible and make it feel like your space.

  • Starting studying at Lancaster

    Catherine answers some of your questions to help you find out everything you want to know and decide if Lancaster is the place for you!

Life on campus

Let our students tell you about their favourite places and things to do on Campus.

  • The War of the Roses

    The Roses is an annual sporting tournament held between Lancaster and York Universities. Tom tells you all about his experience of Roses 2019.

Latest stories

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Meet our Ambassadors

Every year we recruit new ambassadors to help tell the stories of their lives at Lancaster. They range from newly arrived freshers to postgraduate students in their fourth year at Lancaster and come from all over the globe.

Meet our Ambassadors