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5 Ways to Make New Friends at University

Thursday, May 10, 2018

People often think that the hardest part of going to uni is getting in, but actually making friends can be pretty tricky business as well! It’s not always easy to find the people you feel most comfortable around, especially if you’re not particularly social or you don’t lik...

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Nightlife in Southampton: The Brightest Spots to Visit After Dark

Monday, April 16, 2018

In a previous blog we listed some fun-in-the-sun activities to put the spring back into your step. This week, we’re going to focus on some spots that help Southampton come to life after dark. Have a little look through our list of some of the best venues, events and nightlife f...

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What Are Southampton Unis Renowned For?

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Why go to university in Southampton? If the temptation of our luxury flats and all-in-one accommodation is not enough, perhaps we could highlight more of what makes the Southampton and Solent universities so special. Specialisation Both universities in Southampton offer their stu...

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Top 7 Things to Do in Southampton This Spring

Saturday, March 17, 2018

The beast from the east might have reared its head again this week, but that hasn’t stopped the daffodils from sprouting, the days from getting longer, and the birds from singing in the trees! After what feels like the longest winter ever, spring is finally on its way so it’s...

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Thursday, March 1, 2018

What do the students have to say about living at Urba Life? Here at Urba Life ( we aim to not only meet, but exceed the expectations of anyone who chooses to live with us. To show what standards we aim to achieve, we have interviewed a student who expl...

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The Court Yard – Student Testimonials

Monday, February 19, 2018

We are always grateful for the amazing feedback we receive from our residents and are delighted to share the latest body of kind comments. In the below video you will see some of our student residents talk about what they enjoy the most about living at The Court Yard, one of our...