Accommodation Support

The Student Advice Service offers year-round accommodation support by providing help and advice to both current and prospective students looking for, or currently staying in, Halls of Residence or Private Rented Accommodation.

Accommodation Support

The Student Advice Service offers year-round accommodation support by providing help and advice to students looking for, or currently staying in, Halls of Residence or Private Rented Accommodation.

Central receives annual allocations in the University of London’s Intercollegiate Halls, and there are also several Private Halls of Residence, and Private Rented Accommodation options close to Central. Find out more on Halls of Residence

For help, advice and the latest news on accommodation, please join our Facebook page or Facebook group, or visit the Student Accommodation page on Learn Zone. If you cannot access these, please contact the Student Advice Service.

Prospective students and parents can also make appointments with the Student Advice Service to discuss accommodation options. Either in-person or telephone meetings can be arranged.

We also hold a vast amount of information that can help students, including the Accommodation Guide, the Accommodation Housing Checklist, information about Transport for London fares and more. Contact us if you wish to access this material.

Use our Step by Step Guide to begin your accommodation search.

University of London Housing Services

As well as Accommodation support from our own Student Advice Service, you are entitled to use the University of London’s Housing Services:

  • They have an online database of accommodation with offers from landlords and letting agents exclusively for students
  • You can book an appointment with a housing advisor for legal advice on a range of housing issues which include contract checking, issues with a landlord/letting agent, deposits, repairs, pests, and many more
  • They offer general housing advice about how to look for housing, including their Private Housing Guide
  • They also have information on alternative accommodation options such as private halls, host families and short term accommodation
  • Throughout the year they run a number of events including an annual Housing Fair in May, House Hunting events in September, and advice clinics, talks and stalls at Central.

Shared Accommodation

Two Sharers’ Days are organised each year to help students find a property or flatmates.

Dates for the 2017 Sharers’ Days will be announced here in 2017. To reserve a place, please contact the Student Advice Service with your full name and course. For more information on Accommodation Events, visits the Accommodation Mahara page.

The Student Advice Service runs an accommodation group on Facebook, which students can use to speak with each about finding properties together.

Letting Agencies

For more information on letting agencies, please visit the Accommodation events page on Learn Zone.

International Students

Each year we hold an International Student Welcome Event where information is provided about settling into London. Students from the UK are also welcome to attend.

Contact

Student Advice Service

sas@cssd.ac.uk

+44 (0)20 7559 3900