Being a student is all about finding your way via trial and error but to give you a little nudge in the right direction, we headed out into Leeds and asked graduates for their top tips.

 

Tess

Tess

Name: Tess
Degree studied: Politics & Philosophy
Advice: Don’t go to your local shop in pyjamas or a onesie. It’s never ok.


 

Sean

Sean

Name: Sean
Degree studied: Film & moving image production
Advice: Never have a flat romance, it might seem good at the time but it could get very awkward


 

Laura

Laura

Name: Laura
Degree studied: PR with marketing
Advice:  When wearing leggings to university make sure that the bum isn’t see-through and watch out for the dreaded camel toe.  Also, boys should never go out in ugg boots!


 

Sandy

Sandy

Name: Sandy
Degree Studied: Creative music and sound technology
Advice: Wikipedia is always a credible source!


 

Natalie

Natalie

Name: Natalie
Degree studied: MA in Global development
Advice: Don’t be that person who leaves post it notes around the flat. If you don’t like what your housemate is doing, then either let them know or live with it.


 

Dan

Dan

Name: Dan
Degree Studied: English Lit & Creative Writing
Advice:  Do a room crawl in your flat. Everyone spends a tenner kitting out their room with a theme and a drinking game, and then you go from room to room for a cheap night out (in). Job done!