Accommodation

Your accommodation

Student Source

Each accommodation option has its pros and cons. Student Source talk you through the different student accommodation options available for first years.

Tips for a happy student house

Pia Neave

Moving into a student home can be an exciting yet nerve-wracking time. To help you feel prepared, we have compiled a list of useful hints and tips to get you settled and make your student house feel like home.

Private housing covered

Endsleigh

To help you get on your way, we’ve created a list of some of the key things you’ll need to know about moving into a house.

What is an inventory?

Endsleigh

An inventory is a document which records the condition and contents of a property.

What will I be paying for?

Endsleigh

When looking for student houses, make sure you ask the letting agent or landlord plenty of questions before deciding on a potential new property.

Surviving life in a shared house

Rachel Weaver

Moving into a shared house with a group of your closest friends is a refreshing change after your first year in halls. Rachel Weaver, a student at the University of Leeds, has provided some tips on surviving life in a shared house.

Living in halls

Olivia Hinkley

Before moving into university halls, you probably have an idea of what life in student accommodation will be like. Here are 5 things you might not expect about living in halls.

Decorating your student home

Pia Neave

After a year in halls, moving into a student house can be really exciting. Here are five ways to decorate the space you’ll be calling home for the next year, without getting out that paint roller (you don’t want to upset your new landlord now, do you?)

Deposits explained

Endsleigh

It’s important to understand what your deposit is for and what it covers, so we’ve included some frequently asked questions.

From halls to a student house

Endsleigh

Now you’ve settled on who you want to live with and decided on how much you’re going to spend on rent and bills; the next step is to find somewhere to live.

House viewing questions

Endsleigh

Moving into a shared house is exciting and nerve-wracking! We've put together some questions to ask when viewing a house to ensure you’re fully prepared.

Letting agents lingo

Pia Neave

To help you understand what your letting agent is talking about and to speed up the letting process, we’ve created a list of things your letting agent wants you to know.

Keep your student home safe

Pia Neave

The sun is shining and you’ve packed your bags ready to head home for the summer. Before you go, have you taken a moment to consider how safe your student property will be during your summer break?

What to do on arrival day

Pia Neave

Arrival day is one of the biggest days of your time at university and it helps to be prepared. To get you ready for the big day, we’ve put together a few useful pointers to help things go smoothly.

Seven essentials to take to uni

Pia Neave

You’ve been accepted into uni, you’ve found out which halls you’re in and now it’s time to pack. To help you out we've compiled a list of must-have items in order to get you prepared.

Moving away from home

Betta Living

You’ve been accepted into your dream university, bulk-bought your essentials and are raring to go. There's a few things you may not have thought about before you make your first big move away from home.

Making halls your home

Pia Neave

Here are five ways to decorate the room you’ll be calling home for the next year, without getting out that paint roller.

Student Hacks

Pia Neave

To make your life as stress free as possible, we’ve put together ten of our top student hacks to make your life easier.

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