"If anyone has any of those silly questions they think they can't ask, I'd be happy to help. I was at Queen Mary in spring of 2010 so if you have any questions about Queen Mary specifically, traveling abroad, or what to bring...I'm…"
"Hopefully Kristy will get you a list of classes you're enrolled in based on the ones you requested before you leave but you might not get them until you get to London. The add/drop process is harder or easier depending on the course of study.…"
"You definitely get a week in the middle...they call it reading week at QMUL. It is the week of November 8th. I would strongly recommend using that week to do some travelling...just make sure you get anything due the next week finished before you…"
"There are tons of places to get cheap cell phones and its easy to do pay-as-you-go. I ended up spending a ton of money calling home and texting my UK friends so it would have been a better idea to get a monthly plan. In order to do that I needed to…"
"I think its worth a try but honestly, you won't have that many electrical appliances to plug into the wall. I only had my computer and then a hair-dryer/straightener/cell phone so i only needed 2. Before you worry about packing a power strip,…"
"I brought an ethernet cord with me. You can get one over there but if you can fit it, just take it. Its a hassle to make sure everything works with your computer and it would be silly to buy something you already have.
Something like this:…"
"Ashley, QMUL gave us a bedding pack that included a pillow, diver and cover, and a sheet set. Someone earlier put a website that sold kits, I'd wait til I got over there and order one of those because it has everything in it you'll need.…"
"Atty- You can go groceries in a lot of different places. The closest being Budgens. It's right outside the east gate and gives QMUL students a 5% d*******, which isn't a lot but it's something. About 1/2 a miles walk is…"
"I know you guys are all super excited and I'm sure you'll have a great time. I just wanted to put out there that I just got back from a semester at QMUL and can answer any questions you might have. Happy to help! :)"
"You get free internet in your rooms hrough an ethernet cord but the housing isn't wifi. Also, to the earlier comments about the weekend trip outside of London, you can choose to do activities that don't require hiking boots or if you need…"
"Just wanted to pop in and wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! I'm so excited...9 days left until we're in London.
I'm just now starting to get things ready to pack up...I feel like there isn't enough time! It is…"