Moving In – What to Bring

Make sure you come prepared.

To be as comfortable as possible in your new accommodation it’s important to know what to expect and what you need to bring along yourself.

International Students – please be aware that – particulary if you come from a warmer climate – it can be both cold and wet in the Uk in Winter, so please make sure you bring suitable clothing.

What we provide:

  • Single bed
  • Mattress, mattress protector and under-bed storage
  • Desk and desk chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Wall heater
  • Curtains
  • Wall light and bedside light
  • Noticeboard and shelves
  • Mirror
  • Bedside cabinet
  • Dining table and chairs
  • Cupboards
  • Fridge-freezer
  • Sink
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Ironing board
  • Mop and bucket
  • Dustpan and brush
  • Communal laundry facility

What you need to bring:

  • Single-sized bedding (pillow and cases, duvet and cover, fitted bedsheet)
  • Clothes hangers
  • Hand & bath towels
  • Toilet roll
  • TV*

*If you choose to bring a TV for your bedroom, you must obtain a TV licence. For more information, see Checklist.

  • Crockery (plates, bowls, mugs, glasses etc.)
  • Cutlery (knives and forks)
  • Pots and pans
  • Cooking utensils
  • Tea towels
  • Cleaning Materials (washing up liquid, dish cloths, washing powder etc.)