New Students

Private accommodation

If you are not planning to live in University accommodation, it is strongly recommended that you start looking into private accommodation well in advance of arriving. You may wish to rent a property from a private landlord or agency, or even invest in a property for your time at the University.

Advice for finding accommodation

Buildings and roads
When you are choosing accommodation and moving in there are lots of things to consider, including legal issues, costs and comfort.

Council tax

Stack of British pounds and note
How to register for a council tax exemption or discount and how to get a council tax exemption letter from the University.