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Home studies rise

Issue No. 1707

Home studies rise

THE NUMBER of students living at home while studying for a degree is going up as the cost of a university education rises. The Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) says that one in six students starting a higher education degree this autumn will live with their parents. Those who do stay at home are more likely to drop out of college.


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Sat 29 Jul 2000, 00:00 BST
Issue No. 1707
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