WHO CAN LIVE AT THE ACCOMMODATION?
Any full-time student attending a university, college or other educational institution. You will need to have a status of full time student throughout your stay. The property accepts any undergraduate and postgraduate students. Part-time or internship students without full time student status will not be accepted.
CAN I SHARE A ROOM WITH MY PARTNER/ FRIEND?
The rooms (en-suite/ non en-suite) are for single occupancy only and cannot be shared. However, the 1 bedroom apartments or studios can be shared with a partner/ friend.
WHAT HAPPENS TO MY DEPOSIT? IS IT REFUNDABLE?
Upon check-in, the deposit will be put into a Government Approved Tenancy Deposit Scheme. It will be returned to the student within 10 working days after the license/ lease end date, providing there aren’t any deductions for damages. Any deductions will be discussed during the check-out inspection.
WHAT IS A GUARANTOR?
A guarantor is a person who takes joint financial responsibility for the student's license/ lease. Shall the student default on any payment it is the guarantor’s responsibility to pay the outstanding payment. A guarantor will be asked to sign the license/ lease.
WHO CAN BE A GUARANTOR?
A person who is able to take financial responsibility for the student's license/ lease if the student is unable to do so. A guarantor cannot be another student or anyone under the age of 22. A guarantor will be required to provide their photo ID and proof of address.
WHAT IF MY UNIVERISTY/ GOVERNMENT/ OTHER INSTITUTION HAS AGREED TO ACT AS GUARANTOR?
A named person from university, government or other institution will need to sign the student's license/lease and so accept the terms and conditions of their responsibility. They will be able to use the university or named organisation address.
WHO NEEDS A GUARANTOR?
If the student is looking to pay us via instalments, he/she will need a Guarantor. If the student selects the option to pay us in full, no Guarantor will be required plus the student will be offered a discount of 2% on full rent.
WHAT HAPPENS IF I CHANGE MY MIND AFTER BOOKING MY ROOM OR DON'T GET THE GRADES/VISA FOR MY CHOSEN UNIVERSITY?
That depends on your circumstances, but if the student does not get a place at the University of their choice or did not manage to obtain a student visa and let the property know in time (as per terms and conditions of the license/ lease) the property will refund the deposit in full.
WHAT CONTRACT LENGTHS DO YOU OFFER? CAN I MOVE OUT BEFORE MY LICENSE EXPIRES?
A range of contract lengths between 42 and 51 week term depending on location. You can move out anytime but you will be responsible for any outstanding rent due on your license/ lease unless you are able to find like-to-like replacement to take over the remainder of your license/ lease.
WHEN IS MY FIRST RENT PAYMENT DUE?
Your first payment date will be due 10 days prior to your license/ lease start date.
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN MY ROOM RENT?
All the bills, including electricity, internet, utility bills and content insurance.
ARE THERE ANY OTHER CHARGES?
No, that’s all you have to pay in regards to your stay with us. However, if you choose to have a television in your room, or you intend to watch live TV on your computer, tablet or smartphone then by law you will be required to purchase a TV licence. Furthermore, laundry facilities on site at an extra cost is also provided.
CAN I SMOKE IN MY ROOM/STUDIO?
No, smoking is strictly prohibited.