Living in student accommodation is a great way to get settled into university life, meet new people and immerse yourself in the student experience. Here you'll find all the information to help settle you in.

Information if you are struggling to find accommodation

There is a shortage of student accommodation in both halls and accredited private accommodation this year across Greater Manchester. This is affecting students of multiple universities. You can read our advice on this webpage. We recommend that you check all the accommodation provider websites and the Manchester Student Homes website daily as room and houses will be released all the time. If you are having trouble finding accommodation or you have special requirements, please contact askUS. We will be able to help you in your search.

Housing scam warning

There's been reports of people (fraudsters) contacting students about private housing, tenancy agreements and accommodation providers. In these instances, the caller knew the name of the students. Local numbers include 0161 243 3058 and 0161 243 1455. Please be vigilant and do not provide personal information over the telephone.