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A South College Pioneer
CollegesStudent experience

A South College Pioneer

At Durham, a college is more than just somewhere to live, eat and sleep. Colleges are tight-knit communities, where you will meet some of your best friends! The colleges bring together students from all subjects, and offer societies, social events and a platform to express opinions, showcase talents and try something new. Many…
Award winning volunteering
Student experienceVolunteering

Award winning volunteering

Volunteering has always been a big part of my life and before I came to university I knew I wanted to get involved. Durham University Student Volunteering and Outreach is the student-led volunteering organisation that oversees all volunteering activities within the University. There are around 40 different projects to get…
What’s being a student really like?
Student experienceUndergraduate

What’s being a student really like?

“Students are having the time of their lives at uni! You’ll never want to leave!” This, and other such encouragements, I was given before I started at Durham for the first time, back in September 2019. It’s pretty likely many of you will have heard the same, but as a student, can I say that this is true? As an…
Language Modules
DepartmentsStudent experienceUndergraduateVlogs

Language Modules

Ever wondered if you can study languages at uni, even if they aren’t part of your degree? This video will cover a number of options available at Durham University, from evening classes to credit-bearing modules, and I will tell you about my experiences with the Centre for Foreign Language Studies CFLS). More information on…
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