Welcome to Lboro!
We hope you will enjoy your time at university with us!
To help you prepare for university life we have put together some information and tips to look through in your own time.
The University has come up with a handy list of items to pack:
You can find some other websites with more checklists to compare:
You can keep up to date with student finance England over on their website:
Don't forget that there will be paid opportunities on campus too:
We have some links to budgeting templates to help you decide what's best for you:
- Managing your money - Budgeting explained
- Which? Student budget calculator
- Which? How to budget at university
- Save the Student: Rent Calculator
- Save the Student: Studen budget worksheet
- Save the Student: Student budgeting
If you are worried about finances, please talk to Student Advice and take a look at the information on their website:
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