A study finds that there's a gap between the expectation of what university would be like, and the actual experience.
University students don't always mix outside their own area of study or cultural cliques. But that can change with a little encouragement, and food helps.
Activists have raised the issue of student sexual assault and harassment on campus for more than 30 years. It's time students had a real say in how universities respond.
International student recruitment needs to be overhauled if the UK is to keep a foothold in an increasingly competitive market.
Much of the research on attrition focuses on the first year of university, but little is known about why people drop out later in their studies. A recent study looked at some factors.
New research reveals that poorer students are less likely to leave home for university – and that has serious impacts on their experience.
Students with disabilities find that they must accommodate themselves to institutional contexts which they find profoundly disabling.
Students from poorer backgrounds feel anxious, ashamed and stressed in the middle-class environment of a university.
UK universities should take note from US colleges and cultivate more of a university spirit.