There’s nothing quite like the excitement of starting a fresh new year of university. Every year is different and you have no idea who you will meet and what they will bring to the table. If you’re moving into student halls and have yet to meet your housemates, you’re probably wondering what they are going to be like! Here are the types of student housemates you need based on your horoscope!
Aries (March 21-April 19) – The Chilled One
You love to surround yourself with peace and quiet and enjoy the smallest moments of serenity away from all the madness! You hate drama and the idea of stoking conflict and like a moth to a flame you know to how to blacken out any negative vibes that your flatmates bring to the table. You want to be surrounded by housemates who know how to chill out and who can switch off when things feel like they are becoming tense.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) – The Workaholic
You are at your most secure when you make plans and get on with achieving what you want to and once you start it’s like you can’t stop! You never let distraction overbear your life and you always challenge the obstacles at hand and defeat them. You are a great helper and contribute greatly to those in need of your help with their work. You have always been known to think logically and you make the best housemate at university because you love to share your wisdom with others.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) – The Clean Freak
The idea of a mess quite frankly makes you feel nauseous and to be honest you absolutely hate it when people don’t have respect for their own cleanliness. Even the smallest of crumbs can make you feel bothered and it won’t be long until your bashing the hoover around to bust the dust. It makes you feel better to know that the person you are living with has respect for the house rules and just wants everything to be clean as you do!
Cancer (June 21-July 22) – The Gamer
Escapism rushes through your veins and sometimes the world can get a bit too much for you to deal with, so you need an alternative. When you’re not working or sleeping you’d rather be propelled into another world! Competition is in your nature and you just want to win, so if you’re going to live with a housemate who loves to game you best watch out because you really don’t know what you’re getting yourself into!
Leo (July 23-August 22) – The Chef
Setting off the smoke alarm, the kitchen all fogged while it stinks of smoke will rile up your future housemate for sure, but soon I’m sure they will come to appreciate your craft of cooking up a meal that’s not tinned or microwaved. You’ve always loved cooking and to be frank, you’re good when it comes to cooking up something complex and spectacular with an astonishing presentation at the dinner table. A future housemate of yours will definitely appreciate you and the things you can teach them!
Virgo (August 23-September 22) – The Bookworm
A lover of learning and reading, you love to indulge from time to time and escape to somewhere new. You will bond immediately with a housemate that shares the same love for fiction and fangirling over how trilogy plots will end! You love the more calm and quiet side of life away from your studies and whether it’s indoors or outdoors, you’ll always have a book in hand at the ready to dive into finishing that chapter of the story off!
Libra (September 23-October 22) – The One Who Loves Gossip
Having problems with your bae to be or are you getting frustrated with somebody who’s not taken out the bins when they should have? Whatever you need to get off your chest, A Libra is best. Known for their wit and fairness, they are here to listen to what you have to say. They need to get things off their chest too, which is why they make the best talking partner to have a good gossip. They’re the best for a strong bond and an alliance when arguments become too heated for everybody to handle!
Scorpio (October 23-November 21) – The Partygoer
You love to be free and you love to be wild and there’s nothing you love more than partying with your friends! You always know how to have fun and make the party come alive even in the most boring of environments. You are what every fun housemate needs to balance work and play when work becomes too much! You’re a lover of music and dancing and everybody admires your free spirit!
Sagittarius (November 22-December 21) – The Advice Giver
When life choices become tough people suddenly become magnetised to you. You love to share your wisdom with others and you have plenty of lessons to teach and advice to give. You make the perfect housemate whether it’s giving advice on what to wear on a night out or what do to do when a friend’s relationship hits a pothole, you always seem to give the best advice to make life easier, which is why you make the perfect housemate, helping friends who need the best advice!
Capricorn (December 22-January 19) – The Fashionista
You have always cultivated your life around the art of expression and what no better way than to do it through the clothing you wear! You love to inspire everybody around you with your creativity and need to express yourself through art! People sometimes misjudge you as a fashion snob when really, you’re just having fun by empowering your inner self! You make the perfect housemate because you always know what to wear for any occasion, especially at social events at university, which is why housemates always come to you for fashion advice!
Aquarius (January 20 to February 18) – The Sporty One
Keeping active is in your nature and sometimes your competitiveness can be equally annoying as it is challenging! You always strive to win, and you hate losing! You’re the perfect housemate for those who love team sports because a sport is a way you can express yourself freely and makes you a fun housemate if you want to escape from the work! You love to channel your energy with the outdoors and hate staying inside for lengthy periods of time and need to keep active to keep your motivations high to achieve your university goals!
Pisces (February 19 to March 20) – The Adventurer
You have always had an affinity with the outdoors and curiosity rushes through your veins, so much that you can’t help but need something new to set your eyes on all of the time. You make the perfect university housemates because you hate staying indoors and enjoy leisurely activities, whether it’s exploring your town or setting your sights further as you enjoy pushing the boundaries and love venturing into the depths of the unknown. Housemates love you because of this because you add something intriguing the university experience!
Who do you hope that you’ll be living with in student halls this year as housemates? Let us know!
A soon to be 3rd year journalism student at the University of Salford who loves music, design, photography and a good party!