Single rooms
from £188.00
per week

Bed in twin
room £132.80
per week

Helen Graham House

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, Helen Graham House can accommodate male and female residents. Helen Graham House has single sex and  mixed gender floors in the accommodation, but is a predominantly a female residence. There are strictly limited rooms  for male residents within our single sex male floors.

No. But to secure your room you will need to pay an upfront payment of £300. This is a  £75 admisitration fee and an upfront rent payment of £225.00.

You will need to make this payment upon receiving confirmation of the room booking. If the payment is not received within the agreed period, your booking will not be secured and the room will be allocated to the next person on the waiting list.

This paymemt will be credited to your final rent installment and is non refundable should you change your mind about staying with us or decide to leave the accommodation early without paying in full. For more information please refer to the terms and conditions in your contract.

A full time student status can vary from individual to individual, dependant on various factors such as their HEI or FE acceptance confirmation (e.g. number of courses/papers taken) and personal circumstances if applicable (e.g. number of hours they are working which may be restricted due any work permit requirements in place).  Your HEI or FE institution should be able to confirm this for you.

There is a total of 247 rooms in the building.

Room sizes vary but a single room will typically be 4.0m x 2.2m (or larger) and a twin room will be 2.6m x 4.3m (or larger).

The bathroom share ratio is 1 to 4 or 1 to 6, it varies depending on the location of their room.

No – unless previously arranged with us. You will be asked to confirm your day and time of arrival once you have been allocated a room. If there are vacancies, it may be possible to move you in earlier -and then transfer you to your allocated room. In all cases a charge will be made for the additional days.

Parking is not readily available in the surrounding streets so it is best not to bring your car. We are very close to two tube stations and on several major bus routes so getting around shouldn’t be a problem.

Your rent covers the cost of your room and all utilities (internet access, water, gas and electricity). The fees do not include the cost of TV licence in your room, which all residents have to apply for and pay separately.

On arrival you will be asked to pay the first instalment of your rent and the following instalments will be due as per stated on your contract. You must make sure that your rent instalments are always paid on time.

If you are going away on holiday, you will still have to pay your rent to cover this period.

Telephones are not provided in the rooms but this property has a payphone you can use.

Yes, internet Wi-Fi access is available throughout the building and is provided free of charge. Our internet provider, Glide Students offers an up to 50Mbps base service with an option to upgrade to a 100Mbps service at an additional cost.

You will need to bring all the equipment you require for the kitchen and your own bedding.

All essential items can be purchased before your arrival through UniKitOut who offer a wide range of products especially for students. Your pack will then be delivered to your hall before you arrive. Quote OPTIVO10 to get 10% off your order!

Yes, all communal areas, i.e. kitchens, bathrooms, shower rooms, toilets and communal seating areas are cleaned daily, however residents are expected to clean their own rooms and clean and tidy the communal areas after they use them.

All your cooking utensils, cutlery and crockery.

All essential items can be purchased before your arrival through UniKitOut who offer a wide range of products especially for students. Your pack will then be delivered to your hall before you arrive. Quote OPTIVO10 to get 10% off your order!

There is a basic grocery around the corner from us and several other shops and supermarkets within five minutes walk.

Your rent includes insurance with Endsleigh Insurance Services, it provides some cover for the contents inside your room. You don’t need to do anything to activate this cover, but it is important for you to check and ensure that you fully understand the protection provided and whether it is sufficient for your needs.

Enter this reference number HH1554 at http://bit.ly/2iE6fg8 to check your policy details.

Helen Graham House is a non-smoking building. Smoking is not allowed anywhere in the premises.