If you are not successful in finding a place to live in a University halls of residence then don't panic; there are still plenty of other places you can search.
1. UWE Studentpad. This is an online accommodation platform and has a wide range of houses available just for UWE students.
2. UWE Find a flatmate Facebook group. This is the place to go if you are looking for a room in a house or flat or if you are looking for extra people to join your house/flat.
3. Accommodation Agencies. The properties that accommodation agencies advertise tend to be shared houses or flats with joint tenancies but some will also advertise individual rooms. See our Accommodation Options leaflet for an A-Z of agencies in Bristol.
Three accredited local agents include:
Remember to check the safety of any property you rent through an agency. Don't pay the agency a fee until you have secured the property.
4. Newspapers, noticeboards and shop windows. Remember that anyone advertising using any of these methods may not have properties that are compliant with current laws e.g. gas safety. Make sure that you always remember to check out how safe somewhere is yourself.
If you are new to Bristol and unfamiliar with the areas to live, please take a look at our FAQ page for further details.
For more information contact the Advice Centre and check out the Student Living Guide below.