How is COVID-19 affecting universities this term?

With social meetups in the UK now limited by law to six people or fewer, how will the overall university experience adapt to fit with the new guidelines?  For students, preparing to head off to university is usually a...

Bulk Powders: Campaign tips from a Freshers marketing veteran

Last year, Freshers was a memorable time for sports nutrition brand Bulk Powders. In our latest webinar, Student Beans sat down with Global Affiliate Manager, Ben Eversden, to find out exactly how Bulk Powders grew their revenue by 511%....

Quiz: Is your marketing strategy ready for Freshers 2020?

If you’re looking to engage with students, Freshers should be high on your agenda. It’s the biggest event in the student calendar, with over two million young people taking on a new stage of their lives. Students start preparing for...

Freshers 2020: what are students expecting to see from brands?

Navigating Freshers and COVID-19 at the same time comes with its own unique set of challenges. But with or without lockdown students have certain expectations from brands at this time. As Freshers 2020 draws nearer, now is the perfect...

What we know so far about Freshers 2020

For the student marketing community in the UK, Freshers is the biggest event of the year, but in 2020, there’s no doubt that it’s going to look very different from the norm. With around three months to go, we’ve compiled the latest info...

5 things this year’s Freshers will do before they start uni

As UCAS reported, 230,320 18-year-olds have so far applied to start their undergraduate studies at UK universities this year. The influx of new students, known as Freshers, makes September the most important time of the year for any...