how to rent guide

Each year the Accommodation team, with the help of the Accommodation Advocate and the Association President, provide students with an up to date How To Rent Guide.  

This guide includes helpful information on:

  • Flat Hunter's Checklist
  • Choosing good flatmates
  • Paperwork
  • House Hunting
  • University-Managed Properties
  • Re-applying for Halls of Residence
  • Letting Agents: a guide
  • Private Halls
  • Other Resources
  • Viewings
  • Offers & Contracts
  • Deposits
  • Ending your Contract & Giving Notice To Leave
  • Your Rights
  • Living in Your New Home
  • If Things Go Wrong
  • How To Save Money (And The World)
  • Moving Out
  • Cleaning and Recycling

Also view our How to Move Out Guide for helpful information about moving out of private and hall accommodation.

Renting rights if you are disabled