How do students feel post application and what support can universities offer?

TSR Asks monthly omnibus survey of prospective 2023 entry undergraduates, aged 16+

Download our latest summary findings

By TSR Insight (part of The Student Room)

Base: 353 responses (4th – 6th February 2023)

Some of the key insights from the data include:

  • Respondents had mixed feelings about starting university – More than half (57%) were equally excited and nervous about this.
  • While over half (54%) agreed that they were confident about making friends at uni, more than two thirds (69%) agreed they worried about being lonely.
  • When asked what support they thought would be useful to students starting university, this included support with budgeting / planning finances (79%), getting a part-time job (71%), and planning time / managing workload (71%).