Student Apartments

Student apartments are just one of the many forms of student housing available for students at university. It can often come as a difficult decision as to what may suit you best for your new academic year. Whatever you decide is right for you, make sure you feel comfortable and relaxed to ensure you have an enjoyable university experience.

Making the correct decision on which student accommodation is right for you is an important one. Apartments offer a great mix between a studio and shared accommodation. This is due to the fact that you have your own personal bedroom along with an open space living and kitchen area which can be used to house guests.

All of Unihousing’s student apartments are situated in the Selly Oak area which is ideally located close to the Edgbaston campus at the University of Birmingham. The following is a representation of a student apartment, which offers an idea of what you might expect when renting with Unihousing.

All of Unihousing's student accommodation comes fully fitted, laminated, with central-heating and with utilities and internet included in the rent bill. This is a great benefit to students, as it provides an all-in-one package, helping make their stay as stress-free as possible.

It is important to us that our tenants are happy with the service and accommodation we provide. One way in which we achieve this is by owning all of our marketed property. This allows us to complete the necessary work and keep all our accommodation modern and stylish. Others benefits of Unihousing owning all of its property are no third party letting agents when our tenants have questions or repairs needed, and a reassurance that Unihousing looks after its accommodation.

In the kitchen, occupants will find cooking and storage appliances for day-to-day cooking, a large fridge freezer to keep food stored and usually a washer/dryer for cleaning your clothes.

The bedroom contains a double bed and some form of storage. This could be a chest of drawers or a wardrobe for storing your clothes. Students will also find a living area which comes pre-furnished, this normally includes a desk, desk chair, and a sofa. These make day-to-day living more comfortable for students. Finally, a flat-screen TV is provided for entertainment purposes.

A private bathroom offers a new level of privacy that some students may not have been used to in previous years.

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Unihousing has student accommodation to suit all types of students. Whether you’re looking for a place of your own or somewhere to share with friends, it's always important to feel comfortable where you are. Check out what Unihousing has to offer and register your interest here.

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UoB is committed to providing high-level support to all of its students. There are plenty of societies available for different hobbies and cultures as well as a student council for any queries you may have for other students.
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