My Clearing Journey…

Hi, my name is Laura and I’m an English Literature and Media & Communication graduate.I chose to study my course because I loved the idea of doing a combined degree. The combined degree worked out great for me because I was able to continue studying English, a subject I knew I was good at, whilst…

7 wellbeing tips for University Mental Health Day

While the Hope family can’t be together in a physical sense, colleagues from across the University have put together online events and links to resources, with a focus on kindness, compassion and self-care. Sally Wills, Vice-President Welfare & Community for Liverpool Hope Students’ Union, and Andee Moorcroft, Student Well-being Officer within the Student Development and…

From Poland to Hope

Hello! My name is Izabela, I am 22 years old, and I am studying my last year of Psychology at Liverpool Hope University. Oh, and I forgot to say, I am an international Student, and I am from Poland! Why have I forgot to tell you? Because I feel here so like home and so…

From Nigeria to Hope

Hello, my name is Olufunmilola Abidemi Olowoyo from Nigeria, Africa. I am a first year MA Social Work student, and also a Student Ambassador at Hope. Moving to the UK for my postgraduate studies was a whole new experience for me because it was my first time in the country. It was a journey that…

What to do in the city

Liverpool is vibrant bustling city sitting on the Mersey. Whatever your hobbies are there is always something happening to suit you. Here I will give you my top things to do in this great city: Shopping Liverpool One, whether it’s to refresh your wardrobe, stock up on stationary supplies or just some retail therapy. This…

The social life at Hope

One of the advantages to Hope being a smaller university is it is so easy to make friends, even just walking between lessons people will always stop and say hello. The campus itself is also well designed for socialising between lessons with beautiful outside space, often used by students in the summer months for picnics….

Studying at Hope

Hello! My name is Chloe Russell, I’m in my final year studying Primary Education with QTS (5-11), specialising in SEND. I chose to come to Hope as I really loved Liverpool in general. I went to many Open Days and Applicant Days and I found that the city was lovely and the uni itself was…

An insight into our Campuses

Beautiful, supportive, calm and proud are just some of the words I would use to describe the campuses at Liverpool Hope University. I have been studying at Hope for three years, and still to this day, I find myself being taken back by the beauty of our campuses. We are very fortunate here at Liverpool…

The student’s guide to self-care

During my time as a student, I noticed something very troubling; a lot of student’s take pride in the fact that they don’t look after themselves. Not all students, of course, but I’m sure you’ve all met someone who gets a laugh out of drinking six cups of coffee a day or always looks exhausted…

My experience of studying Psychology at Hope

My name is Vaishali and I have recently graduated from Liverpool Hope University with a degree in BSc Psychology (honours). One of the main reasons why I chose Psychology at Hope was because of how small the university and the department really was. Having a small department and cohort means that I really got to…

Getting organised and managing your time

Throughout education, these two skills are vital in helping you to work effectively so you can enhance productivity and reduce stress. I’ve put together some top tips to help in getting yourself organised in your studies and managing your time so you can focus not only on your work, but yourself – remember it’s not…

Getting your work/life balance just right

As part of National Work Life Week, Hope’s Student Development & Wellbeing team has shared several easy tips on how to get a good work-life balance, particularly now that studying has moved online and we all have to adapt to this new way of learning. Some days it can be difficult to find the motivation,…