University Walk

Pittodrie St, Aberdeen AB24 5AD, United Kingdom   View Map

Why book University Walk with Unilodgers?
1. Book now and pay later!
Book your room with a small security deposit of £250 which will be fully refunded at the end of the tenancy.
Pay your rent only after you have moved in. First rent payment due in October. Choose to pay in 3 instalments or even monthly instalments available at no extra cost - Unilodgers Exclusive deal.

2. Free cancellation!
No question asked for cancellation within 7 days of paying the deposit, if booked before 1st of Aug. In special cases, after cancelation period till anytime before tenancy start date - free cancellation (even 100% refund of your deposit) - Either you don’t get into Uni, or you don’t obtain a visa or you decide to join any other University. 

3. Anyone can be your guarantor!
Anyone from your home country can act as your guarantor, does not have to be necessarily UK Based Guarantor. For UK students - anyone from UK can be your guarantor. 

4. Dual occupancy allowed!
Looking to share? Dual occupancy allowed in selected Studios and Apartments at no extra cost - Unilodgers Exclusive deal.

University Walk

 

University Walk (formerly known as Pittodrie Street Aberdeen) is a brand new student accommodation located on Pittodrie Street in Aberdeen. You will be just minutes away from the city centre with University of Aberdeen within 10mins walking distance and you can take a bus to Robert Gordon University. Choose to live in an en-suite shared flat or take up a completely self-contained studio. There are great facilities that you can enjoy at the property as well such as in-house housekeeping, maintenance team and there is a social calendar that will ensure you have all the opportunities to socialise with the other residents.

All rooms you will find at University Walk are well furnished with all the necessities, so you will not be required to carry anything from home. You will have a comfortable bed, ample storage space, a fully fitted bathroom and a dedicated study station where you can work on your assignments. If you are looking to make friends at university then you can choose to live in a shared apartment since this will mean that you will be sharing the space with other university students. You all will have a common kitchen to put to use. A common kitchen and dinning area means great opportunities to socialise with other students. There is a lounge is perfect if you want to host your friends too! If however, if you are looking for a place that is more independent then you will love the studio apartment. Each studio apartment has a private bathroom and a fully fitted kitchen where you can prep your meals or sit down to eat watching your favourite shows. When not studying you can have your friends over for a game night or simple to catch up. The property also ensures that you have all the opportunities to socialise with other students, since the management regularly puts together plenty of events. If you ever need anything to be fixed in your apartment, all you have to do is pop down to the reception and let the maintenance team take care of the rest!

Thanks to the great location of the property there is plenty to do around the property as well. Pop down to Siam Cottage with your friends and enjoy great South Asian cuisine. This way you can take a break from books and cooking. There is The Bobbin within close proximity, it is perfect for after lecture drinks with friends.

International student in Aberdeen will find plenty to do in the city. Be ready to enjoy miles of sandy beaches, shopping street, golf courses and much more. Gordon Highlanders Museum is a great starting point. You will find here great displays, films and the guides will offer you an insight into the history too! When done there is the Tea Room where you and your friends can sit down and enjoy sweet and savoury dishes accompanied by tea!

 

 

 

 

 

Essentials

Booking Deposit:
£250 to confirm your booking. (Refundable at the end of your tenancy)

Rent Payments:
Pay in Full
Pay in Instalment - 3 instalments due in October, January and April
Pay Monthly - Please inform about the same after making a booking
A guarantor can be any international guarantor, not necessarily UK based.

 

Bookings made after 6th November 2018

 7-Day Cooling Off Period

You can cancel your booking in writing or by sending an email directly to the Team within 7 days of accepting your tenancy agreement. If you decide to cancel your accommodation booking within these 7 days you will receive a full refund of your booking fee. No fees, no fuss.

If you decide to cancel your booking following the 7-day cooling off period, the below procedures will apply depending on your circumstances:

The following procedure applies to the below:

Failure to receive grades (all academic years)
Failure to obtain a VISA (all academic years)
Studying in an alternative City

Bookings on or after 1st August

If you book your accommodation after 1st August, your cooling off period will reduce to 24 hours only from point of acceptance. If you cancel your booking within these 24 hours, your full booking fee will be returned. Should you wish to cancel after these 24 hours, the previous procedures will take place depending on your circumstances.

Cancellations following tenancy start date

If you book your accommodation on or after the tenancy start date, there will be no cooling off period. Should you wish to cancel, the below procedures will take place depending on your circumstances.

If you are granted a tenancy release, your deposit will be returned to you (minus any deductions relating to the condition of the Property upon your departure).

Bookings made before 6th November 2018

Cancellations before 1st August

You can cancel your booking in writing or by sending an email directly to the Property Team at any time, prior to 1st August before your tenancy start date. Any customers who decide to cancel their accommodation booking prior to 1st August will receive a full refund of their booking fee. No fees, no fuss.  

Cancellations after 1st August

If you book your accommodation after 1st August, you will be given a 24 hour ‘cooling off period’. If you cancel your booking within these 24 hours, your full booking fee will be returned. Should you wish to cancel after these 24 hours, the below procedures will take place depending on your circumstances.

The following procedure applies to the below:

Failure to receive grades (all academic years)
Failure to obtain VISA (all academic years)
Studying in an alternative city

If you secure your accommodation and then for the above reasons are no longer able to attend the affiliated University, official written evidence from the University (and/or UCAS/relevant VISA authorities) must be sent directly to the Property Team within 3 calendar days of the results or decision being published. If sufficient evidence is provided, you will be eligible for release from the tenancy agreement and the full booking fee will be returned.

The following procedure applies to the below:

Change of mind
Booking different accommodation
Accepted onto a placement

If you do not wish to live for the above reasons, you will be required to find a replacement person to take over your tenancy. The replacement person must be a student and match the preferences of the accommodation (e.g. female only flat). The replacement person must sign a contract for the entire length of your tenancy and secure this with payment of the booking fee. If a replacement is found, you will be released from your tenancy agreement and we will return your booking fee in full. Please note that your booking fee will be retained, and you will remain liable for all accommodation fees until a replacement person is found.  

Cancellations following tenancy start date

If you book your accommodation on or after the tenancy start date, there will be no ‘cooling off period’. Should you wish to cancel, the below procedures will take place depending on your circumstances.

The following procedure applies to the below:

Fail to make grades required to complete academic year
Eviction from University
Voluntarily withdrawn from University

If you are granted a tenancy release, your deposit will be returned to you (minus any deductions relating to the condition of the Property upon your departure).  

The following procedure applies to the below:
Placement
Single Semester Course  

Placement

If are required to cancel due to the above reasons, you will be required to find a replacement person to take over your tenancy. The replacement person must be a student and match the preferences of the accommodation (e.g. female only flat). The replacement person must sign a contract for the entire length of your tenancy and secure this with payment of the booking fee. If a replacement is found, you will be released from your tenancy agreement and we will return your booking fee in full. Please note that your booking fee will be retained, and you will remain liable for all accommodation fees until a replacement person is found.  

Illness/Extenuating Circumstances

If you wish to leave the accommodation due to illness or any extenuating circumstances, this will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. The request to cancel must be made in writing or via email and any accompanying documentation must also be provided. Cases may be escalated to the Tenancy Release Panel who will confirm their decision within 5 working days. Until a formal decision has been made, you will remain liable for all accommodation fees. If a tenancy release is not granted, you will be required to find a replacement person before you are released from your tenancy. If you are granted a tenancy release, your deposit will be returned to you (minus any deductions relating to the condition of the Property upon your departure).
Bookings made after 6th November 2018

 7-Day Cooling Off Period

You can cancel your booking in writing or by sending an email directly to the Team within 7 days of accepting your tenancy agreement. If you decide to cancel your accommodation booking within these 7 days you will receive a full refund of your booking fee. No fees, no fuss.

If you decide to cancel your booking following the 7-day cooling off period, the below procedures will apply depending on your circumstances:

The following procedure applies to the below:

Failure to receive grades (all academic years)
Failure to obtain a VISA (all academic years)
Studying in an alternative City

Bookings on or after 1st August

If you book your accommodation after 1st August, your cooling off period will reduce to 24 hours only from point of acceptance. If you cancel your booking within these 24 hours, your full booking fee will be returned. Should you wish to cancel after these 24 hours, the previous procedures will take place depending on your circumstances.

Cancellations following tenancy start date

If you book your accommodation on or after the tenancy start date, there will be no cooling off period. Should you wish to cancel, the below procedures will take place depending on your circumstances.

If you are granted a tenancy release, your deposit will be returned to you (minus any deductions relating to the condition of the Property upon your departure).

Bookings made before 6th November 2018

Cancellations before 1st August

You can cancel your booking in writing or by sending an email directly to the Property Team at any time, prior to 1st August before your tenancy start date. Any customers who decide to cancel their accommodation booking prior to 1st August will receive a full refund of their booking fee. No fees, no fuss.  

Cancellations after 1st August

If you book your accommodation after 1st August, you will be given a 24 hour ‘cooling off period’. If you cancel your booking within these 24 hours, your full booking fee will be returned. Should you wish to cancel after these 24 hours, the below procedures will take place depending on your circumstances.

The following procedure applies to the below:

Failure to receive grades (all academic years)
Failure to obtain VISA (all academic years)
Studying in an alternative city

If you secure your accommodation and then for the above reasons are no longer able to attend the affiliated University, official written evidence from the University (and/or UCAS/relevant VISA authorities) must be sent directly to the Property Team within 3 calendar days of the results or decision being published. If sufficient evidence is provided, you will be eligible for release from the tenancy agreement and the full booking fee will be returned.

The following procedure applies to the below:

Change of mind
Booking different accommodation
Accepted onto a placement

If you do not wish to live for the above reasons, you will be required to find a replacement person to take over your tenancy. The replacement person must be a student and match the preferences of the accommodation (e.g. female only flat). The replacement person must sign a contract for the entire length of your tenancy and secure this with payment of the booking fee. If a replacement is found, you will be released from your tenancy agreement and we will return your booking fee in full. Please note that your booking fee will be retained, and you will remain liable for all accommodation fees until a replacement person is found.  

Cancellations following tenancy start date

If you book your accommodation on or after the tenancy start date, there will be no ‘cooling off period’. Should you wish to cancel, the below procedures will take place depending on your circumstances.

The following procedure applies to the below:

Fail to make grades required to complete academic year
Eviction from University
Voluntarily withdrawn from University

If you are granted a tenancy release, your deposit will be returned to you (minus any deductions relating to the condition of the Property upon your departure).  

The following procedure applies to the below:
Placement
Single Semester Course  

Placement

If are required to cancel due to the above reasons, you will be required to find a replacement person to take over your tenancy. The replacement person must be a student and match the preferences of the accommodation (e.g. female only flat). The replacement person must sign a contract for the entire length of your tenancy and secure this with payment of the booking fee. If a replacement is found, you will be released from your tenancy agreement and we will return your booking fee in full. Please note that your booking fee will be retained, and you will remain liable for all accommodation fees until a replacement person is found.  

Illness/Extenuating Circumstances

If you wish to leave the accommodation due to illness or any extenuating circumstances, this will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. The request to cancel must be made in writing or via email and any accompanying documentation must also be provided. Cases may be escalated to the Tenancy Release Panel who will confirm their decision within 5 working days. Until a formal decision has been made, you will remain liable for all accommodation fees. If a tenancy release is not granted, you will be required to find a replacement person before you are released from your tenancy. If you are granted a tenancy release, your deposit will be returned to you (minus any deductions relating to the condition of the Property upon your departure).

Q What events do you arrange on the site?

We arrange several events throughout the year, which are well publicized in the blocks.

Q. What about safety and security on site?

There are staff on the site 24 hours a day, including security guards outside of normal office opening hours.

Q. What if I have a disability or special requirements?

Our top priority is making sure you have a comfortable and safe stay, so please declare any medical information or disabilities on your application. 

Q. Who is a Guarantor?

Your guarantor is a person who agrees to pay your rent if you are unable to. We will only contact your guarantor if there is a delay in payment. Your guarantor should be over 18 years of age. They should be in full-time employment and a homeowner and/or renting accommodation.

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