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New Leeds Mature Student

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    Hi, I'm starting at the University of Leeds next month as a mature student.

    I'm especially seeking others like me, particularly those on my Q300 English course, who might be able to share advice/thoughts/questions on these forums.

    All the best to everyone with their studies.


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    Welcome to TSR
    All the best to you too!!!
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    :hello: Welcome to TSR!

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    Welcome. How mature??? Me 56!!
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    (Original post by Catie A)
    Hi, I'm starting at the University of Leeds next month as a mature student.

    I'm especially seeking others like me, particularly those on my Q300 English course, who might be able to share advice/thoughts/questions on these forums.

    All the best to everyone with their studies.


    Cate
    Hi Cate,

    I am also a mature student starting at University of Leeds in Sept. I will be reading Q310 English Language so might bump into you from time to time Another mature student I have met recently is also doing Q300 and I have added her on facebook and we chat quite regularly. Do you have facebook?
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    (Original post by Joel1985)
    Hi Cate,

    I am also a mature student starting at University of Leeds in Sept. I will be reading Q310 English Language so might bump into you from time to time Another mature student I have met recently is also doing Q300 and I have added her on facebook and we chat quite regularly. Do you have facebook?
    ...ahem. And me too, Hort!

    I'm doing JH English and History.

    Might see you around Catie
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    (Original post by jeffercake)
    ...ahem. And me too, Hort!

    I'm doing JH English and History.

    Might see you around Catie
    Haha, I was referring to you JusJeff
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    (Original post by Joel1985)
    Haha, I was referring to you JusJeff
    Pfft. Eng&Hist is QV31. But I'll let you off
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    (Original post by jeffercake)
    Pfft. Eng&Hist is QV31. But I'll let you off
    Haha, whoops. Must have been having one of my many dumb moments!
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    (Original post by Joel1985)
    Haha, whoops. Must have been having one of my many dumb moments!
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    Hi all, I'm going to be studying Aviation Technology in September as a mature student. Is anyone going to be there for freshers week?
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    (Original post by elliott040489)
    Is anyone going to be there for freshers week?
    We definitely are!

    But welcome to the forums!! Mature student or not we know you'll have an amazing time.
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    What is everyone doing for Freshers'? I doubt I'll be out on either of the weekends, but might manage a mid week night out. Altho I don't even know what's on..
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    Cheers for the welcome, feels weird being a mature student at the age of 22! I don't think I will be drinking at the weekends either. Although I am looking forward to exploring Leeds in the week.
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    (Original post by jeffercake)
    What is everyone doing for Freshers'? I doubt I'll be out on either of the weekends, but might manage a mid week night out. Altho I don't even know what's on..
    Going out with yours truly of course.
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    Hi, I'm 43, already living in Leeds (Roundhay) so I'll be commuting in by bus every day. I'm doing an MSc in Statistical Epidemiology and will be around during Freshers week (probably not much in the evenings though).
    There's a facebook group for University of Leeds mature students
    http://www.facebook.com/#!/groups/216579741702623/
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    Ah really helpful thanks. Sorry I've taken a while to respond. Yeah I'm looking forward to it, and will be around from Mon-Weds during Fresher's week. Going to the lifelong learning centre mature student welcome evening on the Tues. btw I'm 33. )
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    (Original post by jeffercake)
    What is everyone doing for Freshers'? I doubt I'll be out on either of the weekends, but might manage a mid week night out. Altho I don't even know what's on..
    There's a list of what's on in the most recent set of info from the uni (in the welcome packs) if you haven't found that already. also look at the Lifelong Learning Centre website.
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    (Original post by Catie A)
    There's a list of what's on in the most recent set of info from the uni (in the welcome packs) if you haven't found that already. also look at the Lifelong Learning Centre website.
    I haven't got a welcome pack yet! i have looked online, but all I can see is drunken nights for kids or boring coffee mornings for mature students... I want drunken nights for mature students
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    I intend to have drunken nights for mature students :P and no coffee mornings thats for sure! Hopefully I can make some drinking friends during the enrolment/registering part of freshers week, still no welcome pack yet either.

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