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College Housing Is A Nightmare Scenario Says Student Union President

Nearly half of students struggle to cover basic living expenses. 

Some students are living in a twelve person house and paying €600 a month each.

That's according to the President of IT Carlow Students Union who says the lack of accommodation this year is putting immense pressure on young people. 

It comes as a new study has found nearly half of those going to college struggle to cover basic living expenses. 

Thomas Drury says the situation is a nightmare:

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