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How to apply for accommodation

 

To apply for accommodation at the University of Chichester you must have selected Chichester as your firm / first choice from the offers you receive.

  • Accommodation is not first come, first serve - you have the same chance as everyone to get your first choice accommodation
  • The accommodation portal doesn't work on mobile or tablet, make sure you apply on a desktop
  • You'll be able to choose 6 options, you can't repeat the same choice more than once
  • Education students will only be able to choose 3 options due to the length of contract
  • Once you have submitted your application you will be sent an email to confirm that we have received your application

UK Students

  • You'll need your Student Reference Number and Date of Birth to login to the accommodation portal
  • The accommodation portal is open between 13 May and 28 June
  • Applications must be submitted by the deadline 28 June to ensure you are guaranteed a room

International & EU Students only

  • You'll need your Student Reference Number and Date of Birth to login to the accommodation portal
  • The accommodation portal is open between 13 May and 1 August
  • Applications must be submitted by the deadline 1 August to ensure you are guaranteed a room
  • If you need your accommodation early to attend orientation events, you can contact accommodation@chi.ac.uk
  • Request your free bedding pack by contacting accommodation@chi.ac.uk

Pre-Sessional Students 

  • If you are undertaking a pre-sessional language & study skills programme, then please click here for further information about your accommodation options.

 

After you have applied

  1. Once we have received your application, accommodation will be allocated using a randomised allocation system and you will be notified by e-mail of the accommodation we have reserved for you
  2. If you are successful in getting University-owned and managed accommodation you will have 7 days to accept your offer
  3. You will be asked to indicate the type of accommodation you would be happy to accept at University of Chichester in order of preference
  4. We cannot guarantee the type of accommodation offered may not necessarily be your first choice or on your requested campus
  5. We will process all applications, allocate rooms and send you a confirmation e-mail, including arrival details, in early August. 

Before you arrive

Got your accommodation sorted? Read through our Privacy NoticeResidents Code of ConductHandbook and Disciplinary Code and Procedures.

If you have any questions contact our Accommodation team on 01243 816069 or accommodation@chi.ac.uk.