Posted December 12, 2014 by

College Students, Adjusting to Dorm Life? 13 Ideas that Can Help

Student depression is no laughing matter, it’s estimated that nearly half the student population of universities in the UK have some form of depression. Frightening facts that have to be taken seriously.

Being away from home for the first time is a daunting and scary thought for many students, trying to make new friends, taking on the work load of studying and adapting to a whole new way of life can be very stressful.

We’ve compiled a list of hacks that may just help resolve some of the issues faced when living in a new environment, which may be cramped and lacking the creature comforts of home. Finding places to store copious amounts of books, let alone personal belongings, can easily turn into a nightmare. Creating a friendly environment in which to live is paramount if you want to make uni life easier and less stressful.

Simple storage solution ideas, along with ways to bring the all important personal touches to your new home may just help you find your feet and settle into uni life in a more relaxed manner.

Above all else if you think you’re becoming depressed don’t try and ride it by yourself. Contact the university help lines – you’re not alone, help is available to all.

13 Awesome Student Hacks
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