First Year Students Guaranteed Accommodation In University Halls of ResidenceBy University of Derby Oct 10, 2013 8:14PM UTC
Did you know that as an international student you will be guaranteed a place in University of Derby accommodation during your first year of study?
We offer great value accommodation at affordable rates. Your rent is all inclusive meaning your rent covers all your bills meaning there are no other payments to sort out. Free bed and kitchen packs are provided to international students upon arrival along with 25 free Unibus tickets (our bus service to the university). Rooms are also cleaned weekly free of charge.
We are committed to helping you adjust to life in the UK from the moment you apply to us. Our student accommodation is no different. We have recently renovated our halls of residence to improve the facilities and to help you have an even better university experience.
Facilities in our halls include:
Free internet calls
Free internal calls
Staff on hand 24 hours a day
Freeview TV and Radio enabled to use on your PC/ online gaming platform
Common room with pool table (subject to which halls you live in)
Unibus service to get you to University
Bathroom (Ensuite rooms available)
Free weekly cleaning service
A Range of Halls to Choose From
We have seven halls in Derby and one in Buxton, all of which are a short walk from the University campuses and city/town centres. When you apply for accommodation you will be able to choose which type of room you want to live in as we have a range of rooms available; from a standard size to an ensuite.
Make New Friends
Living in halls of residence is also a great way to make new friends who will share your accommodation with you. Halls are divided into flats and rooms. Each flat has seven rooms so you will have the chance to get to know your house mates before you start your course.
Find Out More
The University also has an approved list of private accommodation options which meet all required safety standards.