University of Bath

Moving from pre-sessional accommodation to term time accommodation

How and when you need to move from your summer accommodation to where you'll live for the first year of your University course.

Students in a bedroom in The Quads
Students in a bedroom in The Quads.

Pre-sessional and term time accommodation

You will live in one of our accommodation buildings for your pre-sessional course and then move to another for your term time studies.

You need to apply for both of these separately.

We recommend that you move into University managed or Hello Student accommodation during term time.

If you choose to live in private accommodation, speak to our accommodation team. They can help give advice, check contracts and recommend approved landlords.

Moving out of your pre-sessional accommodation

Your pre-sessional course will finish on 14 September.

You must move out of your pre-sessional accommodation into your term time accommodation on 19 September 2018. Please make sure you are in Bath on this date.

You will need to:

  • Leave your room by 10am
  • Take all your belongings with you
  • Leave your keys at:
    • The West Accommodation Centre if you have been staying in Westwood or Norwood
    • The drop boxes in your accommodation if you have been staying in John Wood Court or Carpenter House

Moving into your term time accommodation

You will need make your own transport arrangements for moving your belongings.

If you are moving to private sector accommodation, you will need to check with your landlord that you can move in on 19 September.

Key collection

If you are moving into Hello Student or University managed accommodation, your key will be ready to collect at 8am on 19 September from:

Term time accommodation Key collection location
Clevelands Building The Virgil Building
Pulteney Court The Virgil Building
Canal Wharf The Virgil Building
Carpenter House The Virgil Building
John Wood Building The Virgil Building
John Wood Court The Virgil Building
Canal Bridge James House
Piccadilly Place James House
Radway House James House
Widcombe Wharf James House
The Exchange James House
Campus accommodation West Accommodation Centre