Parents' section

When someone you care about makes the life-changing decision of coming to university, it's only natural that you should want to support them any way you can.

Below, we've answered some questions that we're often asked about accommodation. As well as these FAQs, there are some quick links to information for students that you might also be interested in.

Will my child be guaranteed a place in student accommodation? Is the demand for accommodation high?
What accommodation is available to my child?
When will my child know if their application has been successful?
Why would my child's application not be successful?
If I am concerned for my child can I discuss their situation with you?
What are the rooms and shared areas like?
How long can my child live in the student accommodation?
How much does it cost?
Will my child be responsible for keeping things clean and tidy?
Who can my child go to for support while living in accommodation?
Will my child have to do their own cooking?
My child is homesick or finding it hard to settle in, where can they go?
My child will be renting in the private market, what information is available for them and us in finding a suitable place?