In an odd oxy-moron everyone's university experience is both completely different and yet exactly the same. You'll come home from first term at Christmas, meet up with your school friends, start eagerly reciting everything that has happened and find that everyone has similar stories.
I started trembling. I buried my face in my hands, refusing to look. Slowly, the scent became stronger. And stronger. Then it was right there. Right under my nose. I felt my eyes tearing up. I have never been that scared in my entire life.
Whether it's housing for next year, a room for a placement term or summer accommodation, consider these factors before you sign any contract to avoid those cold nights, mouldy sheets and annoying housemates.
The regular series of Big Brother will run for 63 days from when 14 housemates enter the house on Friday night.