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Donate your unwanted items to charity when you move out of University accommodation

Recycle your unwanted items rather than sending them to landfill, before you head home this summer.

What to donate and where

These items can be left in the donation crates and clear bags in the kitchens of University accommodation:

  • Crockery, glassware, pots and pans
  • Non-perishable and unopened food, such as tea bags, tins, cereal, biscuits, cleaning products
  • Toiletries
  • Electrical items, such as toasters, kettles, printers, phone chargers, rice cookers, hair dryers

Textbooks can be taken to donation points at:

  • The Students' Union (by the bottom of the stairs)
  • The Library
  • The Virgil Building reception
  • Outside Fresh, by the Amazon lockers

Clothes, books, CDs and DVDs can be left in the red British Heart Foundation donation banks, located outside:

Campus accommodation

  • Eastwood house number 27
  • Eastwood house numbers 9 and 10
  • The entrance to block B of The Quads
  • Brendon Court
  • The Westwood Operations Office

City accommodation

  • John Wood complex
  • Thornbank Gardens
  • Pulteney Court

Oldfield Park

  • Dartmouth Avenue
  • Co-op Food – Scala

Use your normal waste and recycling bins for all other waste.

When to donate

Donation points are open now and are available until the end of your accommodation contract.