Are you about to start your first year of university? You have probably been waiting for this moment to arrive since you were in grade 10. Finally, you have taken the leap from high school to university. You have heard many tales, and you have been told by many graduates that their university years were the best years of their lives. You have probably also heard that the friends you make at varsity will be the friends you keep for life. Well, it is all true. Life begins at varsity – and it all starts once you have settled into your student accommodation.
We Provide Safe Accommodation in Pretoria and a Friendly Environment
Whether you are a student at the University of Pretoria, CSIR, or TUT in Pretoria, you have probably already got your space at one of several Varsity Lodge properties. As specialists in the provision of clean, upmarket, and affordable studentaccommodation acrossPretoria and Johannesburg, we provide a structured, safe, and friendly environment where students can make friends easily, do assignments together in the study, watch satellite in the entertainment area, clean their clothes at the laundry facilities, and even cook meals together in the kitchen.
At Varsity Lodge, we firmly believe that the next few years to come are some of the most important years of your life. You will be learning how to be independent, you will be making new networks, and on weekends, you will be venturing off to new and exciting places with new friends. University is probably one of the only times in life where you will have the opportunity to meet a diverse range of interesting people – all of whom will be looking to make friends just like you.
It Is Normal to be Nervous and Homesick
If it is your first time away from home, then it is understandable to be a little nervous and homesick – especially when surrounded by new personalities. But know that you are not alone because the new students around you are feeling just the same. Having said that, we have put together some handy survival tips to make your transition process easier, smoother, and more enjoyable:
Follow our top survival tips – and before you know it, you will be calling your new Varsity Lodge student accommodation in Pretoria home.