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December 20, 2019

A Shrewsbury Night Before Christmas

English student, Hayley, shares how she won Shrewsbury’s local writing competition! In the real spirit of Christmas, she's also included her own parody of the poem, 'Twas the Night Before Christmas'!

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December 6, 2019

Love Your Library!

Looking for that perfect place to study? Or maybe to even put your feet up and catch up with some friends? Second year English student, Hayley, tells us why our library is the place to be!

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November 4, 2019

“Shrewd”: Student Money-Saving Tips!

Starting university can often mean managing your finances for the first time and if you haven’t had experience doing this before, it can be quite daunting. Fortunately, English student Shaney has been on the hunt for various discounts and offers specifically for students so watching the pennies should be a little bit easier!

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November 1, 2019

Seven Tips For Perfecting Your Personal Statement

If you’ve never had to write a personal statement before, it can be hard to know where to start. Thankfully, we’ve put together some tips to try and make the writing process a whole lot easier!

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October 21, 2019

From Access Diploma to University Degree

Second year Medical Science student Kirstie shares her journey on how she came to university.

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October 10, 2019

Talking Openly About Mental Health

On World Mental Health Day, David Clarke, Academic Quality and Student Support Coordinator at University Centre Shrewsbury, tells us more about the support UCS offers students, both during and beyond their time here.

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October 9, 2019

Attending an Open Day – Your Questions Answered

If this is perhaps your first time attending an Open Day, you may find you have a lot of questions about what to expect - so here are all our answers in one place!

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September 27, 2019

UCS: Far From an Average University Experience

Our upcoming Open Days will provide the perfect opportunity to see what makes University Centre Shrewsbury so unique.

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August 13, 2019

What You Need to Know About Student Finance for Clearing 2019

Looking for more information regarding student finance? We've put together this guide to help you if you're going through Clearing, or haven't yet applied to university.

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August 13, 2019

Sophie’s Clearing Story

Sophie, a third year BA (Hons) English student, tells us about the unexpected journey Clearing sent her on with University Centre Shrewsbury, and how she hasn't looked back since!

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