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Over 1.5 million student rooms across the US, UK, Ireland, & Australia
The world's largest student housing provider
Trusted by students in 177+ countries
24x7 personalised support, Lowest price guaranteed, No booking fee, Free cancellation
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

The world's largest student housing provider

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Steelworks

Private Room/ Studio Flat

Prestige Student Living Steelworks, Rockingham Street, Sheffield City Centre, Sheffield S1 4WB, UK Distance From University

About Steelworks

Situated in the city's vibrant heart, Steelworks is just a two-minute walk from the University of Sheffield and a brief amble from Sheffield's bustling city centre, filled with shops, restaurants, and bars. Sheffield Hallam University is also conveniently a mere 12-minute walk away, making Steelworks an ideal residence for students attending any academic institution in Sheffield.

Steelworks provides an array of exclusive social spaces for its residents and their friends. From versatile study areas designed for individual, group, or quiet study, to lively communal rooms such as a TV lounge, cinema room, karaoke space, and a games room complete with a Mahjong table. For those into fitness, there's no need for a gym membership; Steelworks boasts a complimentary fully-equipped gym and a virtual gym, exclusively for its residents. The crown jewel of the social amenities is the sky lounge and roof terrace, offering unparalleled city views—perfect for hosting dinner parties or unwinding on balmy summer evenings.

Regular events like breakfast mornings, karaoke nights, and even summer festivals are all part of the experience. Choosing Steelworks for your student accommodation in Sheffield means you'll be the talk of the town among your friends.

Features

Outdoor Cinema

Sky Lounge

Flat Screen TV

Rooftop Area

Games Room

Karaoke

Cinema Room

Study Room

Laundry

Gym

Bike Storage

Wifi

Safety

CCTV

Price also includes

Electricity Bill

Gas Bill

Water Bill

Wifi

Rooms from
£155 Per week

Private Room(9 types to choose from)

Deluxe Plus Ensuite
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

    Deluxe Plus Ensuite is a self-contained apartment and comes complete with a 3/4 bed or a double bed option also, a study area, and a fully-fitted en-suite bathroom.room sizes depend on the rooms and the prices enjoy your comfortable stay at Steelsworks

    Price £180/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    7 Sep 2024

    12 Jul 2025

    £7,920

    Stay 44 weeks

    Price £175/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    7 Sep 2024

    30 Aug 2025

    £8,925

    Stay 51 weeks

    Gold Plus Ensuite
    1 double bed
    Ensuite Bathroom

      Gold Plus Ensuite is a self-contained apartment and comes complete with a 3/4 bed or a double bed option also, a study area, and a fully-fitted en-suite bathroom.room sizes depend on the rooms and the prices enjoy your comfortable stay at Steelsworks

      Price £178/week

      Move in

      Move out

      Total

      7 Sep 2024

      12 Jul 2025

      £7,832

      Stay 44 weeks

      Price £173/week

      Move in

      Move out

      Total

      7 Sep 2024

      30 Aug 2025

      £8,823

      Stay 51 weeks

      Gold Ensuite
      1 double bed
      Ensuite Bathroom

        Gold Ensuite is a self-contained apartment and comes complete with a 3/4 bed or a double bed option also, a study area, and a fully-fitted en-suite bathroom.room sizes depend on the rooms and the prices enjoy your comfortable stay at Steelsworks

        Price £175/week

        Move in

        Move out

        Total

        7 Sep 2024

        12 Jul 2025

        £7,700

        Stay 44 weeks

        Price £170/week

        Move in

        Move out

        Total

        7 Sep 2024

        30 Aug 2025

        £8,670

        Stay 51 weeks

        Silver Plus Ensuite
        1 double bed
        Ensuite Bathroom

          Silver Plus Ensuite is a self-contained apartment and comes complete with a 3/4 bed or a double bed option also, a study area, and a fully-fitted en-suite bathroom.room sizes depend on the rooms and the prices enjoy your comfortable stay at Steelsworks

          Price £165/week

          Move in

          Move out

          Total

          7 Sep 2024

          12 Jul 2025

          £7,260

          Stay 44 weeks

          Price £160/week

          Move in

          Move out

          Total

          7 Sep 2024

          30 Aug 2025

          £8,160

          Stay 51 weeks

          Silver Ensuite
          1 double bed
          Ensuite Bathroom

            Silver Ensuite is a self-contained apartment and comes complete with a 3/4 bed or a double bed option also, a study area, and a fully-fitted en-suite bathroom.room sizes depend on the rooms and the prices enjoy your comfortable stay at Steelsworks

            Price £160/week

            Move in

            Move out

            Total

            7 Sep 2024

            12 Jul 2025

            £7,040

            Stay 44 weeks

            Price £155/week

            Move in

            Move out

            Total

            7 Sep 2024

            30 Aug 2025

            £7,905

            Stay 51 weeks

            Platinum Ensuite
            1 double bed
            Ensuite Bathroom

              Platinum Ensuite is a self-contained apartment and comes complete with a 3/4 bed or a double bed option also, a study area, and a fully-fitted en-suite bathroom.room sizes depend on the rooms and the prices enjoy your comfortable stay at Steelsworks

              Price £187/week

              Move in

              Move out

              Total

              7 Sep 2024

              30 Aug 2025

              £9,537

              Stay 51 weeks

              Deluxe Ensuite
              1 double bed
              Ensuite Bathroom

                Deluxe Ensuite is a self-contained apartment and comes complete with a 3/4 bed or a double bed option also, a study area, and a fully-fitted en-suite bathroom.room sizes depend on the rooms and the prices enjoy your comfortable stay at Steelsworks

                Price £173/week

                Move in

                Move out

                Total

                7 Sep 2024

                30 Aug 2025

                £8,823

                Stay 51 weeks

                Superior Ensuite
                1 double bed
                Ensuite Bathroom

                  Superior Ensuite is a self-contained apartment and comes complete with a 3/4 bed or a double bed option also, a study area, and a fully-fitted en-suite bathroom.room sizes depend on the rooms and the prices enjoy your comfortable stay at Steelsworks

                  Price £163/week

                  Move in

                  Move out

                  Total

                  7 Sep 2024

                  30 Aug 2025

                  £8,313

                  Stay 51 weeks

                  Bronze Ensuite
                  1 double bed
                  Ensuite Bathroom

                    Bronze Ensuite is a self-contained apartment and comes complete with a 3/4 bed or a double bed option also, a study area, and a fully-fitted en-suite bathroom.room sizes depend on the rooms and the prices enjoy your comfortable stay at Steelsworks

                    Price £145/week

                    Move in

                    Move out

                    Total

                    7 Sep 2024

                    30 Aug 2025

                    £7,395

                    Stay 51 weeks

                    Studio Flat(2 types to choose from)

                    Skyline Studio
                    1 double bed
                    Ensuite Bathroom

                      Skyline Studio is a self-contained apartment and comes complete with a 3/4 bed or a double bed option also, a study area, and a fully-fitted en-suite bathroom.room sizes depend on the rooms and the prices enjoy your comfortable stay at Steelsworks

                      Price £280/week

                      Move in

                      Move out

                      Total

                      7 Sep 2024

                      30 Aug 2025

                      £14,280

                      Stay 51 weeks

                      Silver Studio
                      1 double bed
                      Ensuite Bathroom

                        Silver Studio is a self-contained apartment and comes complete with a 3/4 bed or a double bed option also, a study area, and a fully-fitted en-suite bathroom.room sizes depend on the rooms and the prices enjoy your comfortable stay at Steelsworks

                        Price £270/week

                        Move in

                        Move out

                        Total

                        7 Sep 2024

                        30 Aug 2025

                        £13,770

                        Stay 51 weeks

                        Payment Info

                        Deposit Fees: 

                        Deposits vary by property ranging from £50-£250 and your deposit is placed into a deposit protection scheme, where it is held safely throughout the academic year and will be returned to you at the end of your contract subject to the contract terms.

                        The deposit you pay when making the application cannot be used towards a rent instalment as this is secured with a deposit protection scheme for the duration of your tenancy.

                        Your deposit will be returned to you after your tenancy agreement has ended and your room has been inspected. The amount returned to you will depend on any outstanding charges and any damage found in your room or the communal areas of your apartment. Please see your tenancy agreement for more information. The deposit can take up to 30 working days to be credited at the end of your tenancy period.

                        Rent Payments:
                        -If you have a valid UK Guarantor, you can choose to pay your rent in three instalments, which are due in September, January and April.
                        -If you don’t have a valid UK Guarantor, you are required to pay the full rent in August, 1 month prior to your contract start date.
                        -Please note you must have paid the rent due by the time you arrive to check in.
                        -Pay in 10 instalments with an additional one-time admin fee (UK based guarantor required) 

                        Mode of Payment:
                        -Pay using a debit card or a credit card online, over the phone or at the reception
                        -Pay via direct debit or bank transfer
                        -No cash payments are accepted

                        Booking Info

                        FIRST YEAR STUDENT WAITING FOR EXAM RESULTS
                        If you’re still waiting for your exam results and you’re not sure whether your place at
                        university is confirmed, don’t worry, you can still apply. 
                        If you are a prospective first year Undergraduate or Postgraduate student and your
                        offer of a place at your preferred University or Higher Education Institute is
                        withdrawn by the University or Higher Education Institute because you do not
                        achieve the required entry grades, you may be eligible to be released from this
                        agreement. 
                        You must provide written evidence from the University that you do not have a place
                        within 3 days of your results being published (and no later than 28th August,
                        whichever date is sooner) and we will release you from the contract without penalty
                        and refund the deposit paid. 
                        You may also be eligible to be released from this agreement if you are a prospective
                        first year Undergraduate student and you choose to go to a different University
                        because you have exceeded your expected grades. 
                        To apply to be released from this agreement in the circumstances referred to above,
                        you will need to supply us with a copy of: 
                         A written or email confirmation that you wish to cancel your reservation,
                        stating full name and full details of the property booked;
                         A written rejection letter from your chosen university/college or UCAS, a
                        screen shot of your UCAS status which confirms that the required results
                        were not achieved, or a copy of the proof of acceptance of your new
                        university by UCAS adjustment.
                        These document(s) must be received by us within 3 calendar days from the date
                        your results are published. On receipt of the required documentation it will be
                        verified and, provided we are satisfied, we will cancel your agreement and
                        refund your deposit in full.

                        FIRST YEAR POST GRADUATE STUDENT WAITING FOR EXAM RESULTS
                        If you’re still waiting for your exam results and you’re not sure whether your place at
                        university is confirmed, don’t worry, you can still apply. 
                        If you are a prospective first year Postgraduate student and your offer of a place at
                        your preferred University or Higher Education Institute is withdrawn by the
                        University or Higher Education Institute because you do not achieve the required
                        entry grades, you may be eligible to be released from this agreement. 

                        INTERNATIONAL STUDENT WAITING FOR VISA
                        If you’re still waiting for your VISA to study in the UK and you’re not sure whether
                        your place is confirmed, don’t worry, you can still apply. 
                        If you are a prospective international student who has applied to a University
                        or Higher Education Institute and booked a room, you will be allowed to be released

                        from your Tenancy Agreement if you do not receive the entry Visa required for your
                        study in the UK and evidence is provided.
                        You must provide written evidence of your refusal of entry to the UK to study within
                        7 days of your notification of refusal. For more information, please speak with our
                        team.

                        CANCELATION POLICY (UK PROPERTY)
                        You can cancel your tenancy agreement for up to 14 days after the date of your
                        booking (the Initial Cancellation Period). For bookings made from 1st August to 30th
                        September ahead of the academic year the booking is for, the Initial Cancellation
                        Period reduces to 7 days. We will refund the full security deposit. 
                        Please note, £20 will be deducted from the refunded amount to cover any
                        international bank charges for deposit refunds made to non-UK banks. 
                        If you cancel your booking after the Initial Cancellation Period, you remain liable for
                        the weekly rent (for each and every week or part week) until you are able to find
                        another tenant that is acceptable and we are able to re-let the room. The
                        replacement tenant must be over the age of 18 and have the necessary student
                        status (it is your responsibility to find another tenant and provide them with the
                        correction information). If you find a suitable replacement tenant and the room is re-
                        let we will refund your deposit, less any appropriate charges, as well as a deduction
                        of £50 for the variation of the contract.

                        Frequently Asked Questions

                        Q. Are pets allowed?

                        No, pets are not permitted in the buildings.

                        Q. What are your contract lengths?

                        Each of the properties offers different contract lengths and room types.

                        Q. Can I choose who I live with?

                        If you are applying to live with friends, please ensure that you enlist the details of friends that you would like to live with in the booking form with us, we will then contact them and make the arrangements for you!

                        Q. Can I choose my room?

                        Rooms are allotted on first cum first served basis.

                        Q. Can I request to move rooms during my tenancy?

                        You would need to make a formal request to the accommodation team of the property you are residing at. If you request to move rooms during your tenancy please note there is a room move admin fee of £50.00, you would also be issued with new documents confirming the details of the room move.

                        A room move would be impacted by the availability at the time of the request and if there is a waiting list for the requested room or flat type.

                        Should your requested room move result in moving to more expensive accommodation then yourself and the Guarantor shall be liable to pay the higher rent from the date the Tenant is given access to the more expensive accommodation.

                        Q. Do you provide summer accommodation?

                        Yes, the summer accommodation of the same provider usually opens around March.

                        Q. Do I have to move out in the holidays?

                        No, your room is yours for the full contract period! You won’t have to move out in the holidays, so you won’t have to remove your belongings every term.

                        Q. How do I book a viewing?

                        You can book a viewing of any selected property by sending us an email.

                        Q. How do I cancel or re-arrange my viewing?

                        By dropping us an email for the same.

                        Q. Can I book a room without a viewing?

                        Absolutely. However, we would always recommend booking a viewing wherever possible.

                        Q. How long does a viewing take?

                        Usually up to 30 minutes. However, the sales team are always happy to spend as much time as is needed assisting you with your booking.

                        Q. What will I be shown on my viewing?

                        All communal areas and room types requested (dependent upon availability).

                        Q. I'm in a different country, how do I view a property?

                        All the properties of the provider have access to Skype option, so you can view property from wherever you want. Just drop us an email the date & time that suits you and we would arrange a viewing for you.

                        Q. What do I do if I’m a first-year student and I’m still waiting for my exam results?

                        If you’re still waiting for your exam results and you’re not sure whether your place at university is confirmed, don’t worry! You can still apply. You just need to ensure that if you do not get your place at university, you let us know on your chosen property in writing a maximum of 3 days after the A Level results day, to cancel your booking. You must provide a UCAS letter to verify your change in circumstances. In this instance, you will receive a full refund of your deposit. If you don’t let us know within 3 days, your tenancy agreement will remain in place, and you will be liable for the rent on your room for the entire contract period.

                        Q. What do you need from me to book a room?

                        Register with us.

                        Tell us your preferences and then select your chosen room

                        Complete all of your personal information and pay your deposit

                        Accept your tenancy agreement

                        Provide a UK guarantor (Only if you’re requesting to pay by instalments)

                        Q. Can I book if I’m under 18?

                        The bookings from students who are under 18 are accepted only if they will turn 18 in the first term of the academic year. Unfortunately, for health and safety reasons, applications from students who won’t turn 18 in their first term are not accepted.

                        Q. What is included in my rent?

                        All utility bills are included in your rent such as gas, electricity and water and unlimited wifi*. However, your TV license is not included and this is the sole responsibility of the resident as this is not classed as a utility. 

                        Q. Can I  pay my rent from overseas?

                        You can pay your rent either online, or by bank transfer depending on your chosen property. Please note that if you make your payment using a credit card or an overseas debit card, you will be required to pay a surcharge of 1.5%.

                        Q. Can I pay my rent weekly?

                        The largest instalment plan with this provider is 10, the total contract value is divided into 10 equal amounts and this is paid across 10 months.

                        Q. What do I need to provide to be a guarantor?

                        Please note to be a guarantor you must be in full time employment or a homeowner and lived in the UK (England or Wales) for more than 5 years.

                        You can provide:

                        A copy of proof of identity (with photograph) such as:

                        • Passport
                        • Driving License
                        • ID Badge

                        A copy of proof of address (less than 3 months old) such as: Utility bill statement (i.e. Electricity, Water, Telephone)

                        • Bank statement
                        • Council tax bill for current year

                        Q. Can I move in before I pay my rent?

                        Students who are up to date with their rental schedule are only allowed to move in early.

                        Q. What do I do if my student loan hasn’t arrived yet?

                        A deferred rent payment option is available for students paying their rent instalments with student finance.

                        Please note the following steps in order to request a deferred rent instalment plan if you are student who has rebooked to live in a Homes for Students property.

                        In order to defer your 1st, 2nd and 3rd rent payments you will be required to do the following:

                        1. Provide evidence of your student loan finance schedule, showing when you will receive your 1st payment, please forward this by email to the property you will be living at in September.
                        2. Make a payment of 2 weeks rent, 14 days prior to your contract starting, the date of your tenancy can be found on your tenancy agreement.
                        3. The 2 week rent payment will be deducted from the 1st instalment and the remaining balance will need to be paid in line with the date your student finance will be paid.
                        4. You will also need to advise if you wish to defer the date of the 2nd and 3rd rent payments in line with your student finance, this request also needs to go to your property team.

                        There is no additional charge for the deferred payment plan for rebooking student

                        Q. Do I need a guarantor?

                        If you wish to pay your rent in three instalments, you will need a guarantor. Your guarantor must be a homeowner or in full-time employment.

                        Q. What happens to my deposit?

                        Your deposit is placed into a Deposit Protection Scheme, where it is held safely throughout the academic year.

                        Q. When do I get my deposit back?

                        Your deposit will be returned to you after your tenancy agreement has ended and your room has been inspected. The amount returned to you will depend on any outstanding charges and any damages found in your room or the communal areas in your flat. Please see your tenancy agreement for more information. The deposit can take up to 30 days to get credited.

                        Why book Steelworks with Unilodgers