Accommodation and Transport

The links below are designed to help you find answers and guidance for enquiries related to your student accommodation and transport options. You can also use our A-Z for further topics.  

Please remember, if you're not sure what you're looking for or don't know where to start, come and ask us: we're here to help. You  can visit firstpoint, email or telephone us on 01905 542551.

Accommodation Team
Support for your accommodation queries


Arriving and Moving In
What to pack, what to expect and how to find us


Find out where to securely store your bike on campus or sign up to the bike share scheme

Find local bus routes and how to access discounted student travel

Campus Information
Find your way around the university campuses and on-site facilities

Communal Living
Making the most of communal living – guidance and support

Finding Accommodation
Where to look for next year’s house or housemates

Internet in Halls
Accessing the halls of residence internet

Accommodation access and what to do if you lose your keys

Parking on Campus
Where to park on campus and ticket/parking permit options

Paying Rent
Arranging your University accommodation payments and who to contact for any queries

Private Accommodation
Support and advice if you are living in privately rented accommodation

Problems in Accommodation
What to do if you experience any problems in your accommodation and who to speak to

Rail Cards
How to get discounted rail travel


Reporting Breakages
How to report damage or breakages in your University accommodation

Residential Life Team
Here to help and support you in halls

Room Tranfers
Requesting to make a change to your room allocation

Find out about security services available to all students 24/7

Settling In
Help and support settling into university life.


Student Card Access
Accessing your halls using your student ID card


Summer Accommodation
Accommodation available from June to early September

TV Licence
What you need to know about obtaining a TV licence in shared accommodation

University Facilities
What is available on campus and online, including parking, laundry and equipment hire