Bath Spa University Applying For Accommodation

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Bath Spa University Applying For Accommodation

Applications now open. Apply for accommodation online.

Eligibility

Students are eligible for accommodation if they meet the following three criteria:

  • are going into their first year of undergraduate study at Bath Spa University, are a full-time applicant and have made Bath Spa University their firm choice;
  • live more than 30 miles from the university (appeals will be considered);
  • will be studying at Newton Park campus, Sion Hill campus, The Circus, Dartmouth Avenue or at City of Bath College (studying a Bath Spa Foundation Degree.

Guarantee of accommodation

Applicants who meet our eligibility criteria and apply before the application deadline, will be guaranteed an offer of accommodation. A guaranteed offer will be for a room in any of the properties available to Bath Spa applicants (university-owned or operated by a private provider). If you decide to reject this offer of accommodation you’ll have the option of going onto the accommodation waiting list. Applicants opting to join the waiting won’t be guaranteed another offer. You’ll only receive a new offer should an alternative room become available in the order you have joined the waiting list.

30 mile appeals

If you’d like to move into University Halls of Residences but live within 30 miles of the University then you wouldn’t be eligible to apply, however, you do have the option to appeal the decision. To appeal please email a short statement about why you’d like to live in halls for residences to accommodation@bathspa.ac.uk and we’ll then review this and respond to you with an outcome.

The information in your appeal could be around travel times, travel costs, your student experience or medical needs. We’re looking to see that you recognise the costs involved in living in halls of residences and that you’ve properly researched this and are sure it is something that you want to do, including researching the difference between the cost of your commute and living in halls of residence. In your appeal please include your full name, date of birth and UCAS or Bath Spa University student ID.