Know before you go: guide to navigating university life

Secondary

A detailed guide for young people about what to expect from university life.

Leaving school and going to university can be a unique challenge for young people, with many new experiences and situations to navigate.

This guide from Student Minds, the university student mental health charity, covers many topics in detail, including:

  • building relationships
  • mental health
  • sexual health
  • becoming independent

Using this resource

This resource is designed for:

  • young people aged 18 and up
  • use by young people who will be attending university

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