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Sending mail and parcels to student accommodation

How to address different types of post to University accommodation on campus and in the city.

Send mail and parcels to campus accommodation

To send mail and parcels to a student in campus accommodation, you must include their name, accommodation building, room number and postcode.

Format the address as:

(Student's name)
(Building and room, for example, 'Eastwood 4.1')
University of Bath
Claverton Down

Send mail and parcels to city accommodation

Sending letters

You can send large letters directly to University accommodation in the city.

Letters must not be larger than:

  • 25mm in depth
  • 353mm in length
  • 250mm in width

This is about the size of a large envelope or magazine.

Sending parcels

You must send all parcels for city accommodation to the Virgil Building.

Format the address as:

(Full name)
Virgil Building
(Room number)
18 Manvers Street

Send your belongings to your University accommodation

If you are coming to Bath from overseas, you can send your belongings to the University to collect. Use the relevant campus or city accommodation address provided above.


If you have any questions, please contact us.