<img height="1" width="1" alt="" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=337141316457271&amp;ev=PixelInitialized">

Study Across The Pond Canada Blog | Advice and guidance for Canadians wanting to study in Britain

4 Tips for Making Friends in the UK

Posted by Josephine Gaupholm on Feb 23, 2018 12:00:00 PM

I have always envied the people who can enter new situations and immediately become best friends with someone else. Although I like to think of myself as friendly, it always takes me a bit of time and multiple interactions to form a close and lasting relationship, making travelling across the world, away from my friends and family quite intimidating. Would people like me? Would I make friends? Would I find travel buddies to pop over to Europe with? Would I have people to grab a coffee or pint with on a Friday? If you are also agonizing over these types of questions, let me assure you that the answer to all them is a resounding yes! But if my word is simply not enough, let me highlight a few tips to make the friend-making process a little easier.

Read More

Topics: Lifestyle, Student Ambassador, England, Societies, Leeds, Arrival, travel, scenery, Sightseeing

My First Days in the UK: Adjusting to Scotland

Posted by Hailey Mason on Oct 13, 2017 12:00:00 PM

Meet Hailey, one of our bloggers for the 2017-2018 academic year.  Hailey is studying at the University of Aberdeen.

Read More

Topics: Arrival, travel, orientation, Scotland, University of Aberdeen, Classes

My First Days in the UK: Adjusting to Uni

Posted by Loleini Williams on Oct 11, 2017 12:00:00 PM

Meet Loleini, one of our bloggers for the 2017-2018 academic year! Loleini is studying at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL)

Read More

Topics: Graduate, London, Arrival, orientation, postgraduate, Queen Mary University of London

My First Days in the UK:  Enjoying FresheR's Week

Posted by Hayley Fortini on Oct 5, 2017 10:04:31 PM

Meet Hayley, one of our bloggers for the 2017-2018 academic year!  Hayley is studying at Brunel University London.

Read More

Topics: Graduate, London, Brunel, Fresher's Week, Arrival