Student.com is our partner for student accommodation
If you do not want to live on-campus or you are exploring alternative options, you should use Student.com to help with your searches. It is the leading global marketplace for student housing. It help students of all nationalities compare rooms near their university in the world’s top destinations.
Student.com have teams in London, New York and across Asia, including Hong Kong and Shanghai. You will be assign a personal consultant with your property search and the service is free of charge to you.
They have access to 2,500 properties, 700,000 beds, 426 cities. Here is how you can find the perfect accommodation option easily:
Explore your options on Student.com. Take advantage of their local knowledge to discover which neighborhood would make your perfect base. Browse Student.com site by university, neighborhood or property to learn about all the options open to you. Once you fill in the enquiry form, its friendly reservations team could chat with you for free no-strings advice.
Once you have a good idea of where you would like to set up home during your studies, browse the properties available in the area to find the one that’s right for you. Student accommodation often has a range of rooms and apartments on offer. The property pages explain the options, how much they cost and availability. Then click the Request to Book button to complete the booking request form.
Student.com will assign you a personal booking consultant. They’ll contact you swiftly (but never in the middle of the night) to confirm details such as choice of room, floor, view, roommate, tenancy length, price and your student status. They can also answer any questions you might have. They will confirm availability of what you have asked for.
Within two to four days of confirmation, you’ll receive your contract. Sign it only when you are happy with everything. Then you can pay your rent and deposit (if there is one) by credit/debit card or bank transfer. You will be given a copy of the counter signed contract. It’s done! Make sure you take your ID and a copy of the signed contract when you check in!