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Day in the Life

Have you ever wondered what it might be like to be a student at a Cambridge college? We asked a few of our current students (undergraduates and graduates) to describe a typical day.



BA, Engineering

A typical day for me begins at about 8 am when I wake up, have a shower and get ready for the day. For breakfast I'll either have a bowl of cereal in my room or head into hall, where you can get a full English and read a few pages of the paper... more



Pre-Clinical Medicine

Lectures tend to start at 9 am on most days – luckily no Saturday lectures for us (:-P to all the Natural Scientists!). However, a cup of coffee or two and another medic next to you (feeling just as drowsy) helps to while away the first hour... more



BA, English

A typical Trinity Hall day starts at 8 am. There are a few exceptions – if you decide to row, it’ll be earlier, probably before the dawn chorus, and if you’re an arts student, you may have good intentions, but... more


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Day in the Life

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Ed – BA Engineering

Wondering what it's like to be a student at a Cambridge College? We asked a few of our current students and here's how one of our undergraduates describes a typical day.

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JCR (for Undergrads)

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The JCR (Junior Combination Room) is the College student union for undergrads. Organising socials, sports and entertainment, the JCR also has its own common room for meeting or relaxing with TV.

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