The University guarantees to provide an offer of accommodation for:
provided that they have applied for accommodation by 31 August 2013.
Special support is available for under 18 students in designated residences and candidates who will be under 18 when their studies start can only apply to Badock Hall, Clifton Hill House, Culver House, Goldney Hall, 115 Queens Road, The Hawthorns, Unite House and Woodland Court.
Please note that your offer may be for accommodation that is not in our advertised residences and/or is in temporary accommodation.
The guarantee does not apply to students who:
The Accommodation Guarantee will be withdrawn if an applicant fails to meet the terms of their offer of study by 31 August 2013.
All university owned residences are managed in compliance with the Universities UK (UUK) Code of Practice for the Management of Student Housing.UUK Code of Practice (PDF, 514 Kb)
All residences have a dedicated Accommodation Manager. The Accommodation Manager is assisted by Accommodation Assistants, General Assistants, Porters and Handypersons. The team is headed by a Facilities Manager
The role of the facilities team is:
There will be times when university staff need to enter your flat/room and our Access to Accommodation Policy (PDF, 76Kb) sets out the criteria governing this.
All undergraduate students living in residences are provided with an excellent network of support staff. There are nearly 100 members of residential staff who live or work alongside students
Each residence has a Warden, who is assisted by a Student Support Administrator, Deputy Warden and Senior Residents. All of these roles report to the Head Warden.
The role of the pastoral team is to promote the well-being of students in their residence:
At the start of each year, Wardens work closely with the Accommodation Office, with the allocation of student rooms within the residences. They try to place students in areas with like minded people, but also from diverse backgrounds.
If you would like further information about the specific roles within the residences or are interested in applying for a role, please contact us.