Where are you going to live next year?

Issue date: 21 January 2016


Now that exams are over, it's time to think about where you're going to live next year! We've pulled together some information to help you with your search.

How do I search for somewhere to live?

Most students use Student Lettings run by The Students' Union at UWE, and there's also a number of large student accommodation providers in Bristol, including:

What do I need to know about private renting?

When you've settled on a property, the landlord will need to see and take copies of several documents of yours before handing over the keys. This is part of the 'Right to rent' scheme introduced by the government. Here's the list of documents you'll need to show your new landlord.

Watch out for scams - we've compiled a list of things to be aware of when renting privately.

More information about private renting >>

Love where you live

When you're a student, it's a great chance to get involved in your local community. UWE Bristol along with The University of Bristol, The National Union of Students and a whole load of other people have put together a website dedicated to getting you excited about, and making the most of, where you live!

Find out more about Love where you live >>

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