Hi, I’m Maria and I am studying English Literature, Creative Writing and Practice at Lancaster. As a new student, I’m going to give you an honest account of my first term as it occurs. Everybody chooses their university for different reasons, but I’m going to share why Lancaster was my first choice.
223 miles, or 4h17 minutes by car (if Google Maps can be trusted). Lancaster isn’t exactly close to my home, but, sitting here, having started my first year, I can’t imagine being anywhere else. There are many reasons as to why the university suits me, and why I was willing to sit that long in a car, but I’ll start with a few: