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How to find the right student accommodation for you

This is it. Life is good. You’re going to uni. Is it going to be the party paradise of on-campus halls, or a flat-share right in the middle of town? Maybe the cost of rent will decide, what supports on hand, or whether there’s a bus stop nearby. There’s lots to consider, so let’s break it down and make the decision easier.
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What is included in student accommodation?

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How much rent should a student pay?

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What to expect from shared kitchens and bathrooms

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Nabbing the best uni accommodation for you

For a lot of students, where they live can be as important as the course they chose in the first place. Your accommodation will partly shape your uni experience, so it’s worth making sure you get the kind of place you’d like the most.