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    Everything about Student Accommodation Sunderland

    Located within the county of Tyne and Wear, Sunderland is a perfect place to live and explore. The north-eastern city of Sunderland was once the biggest shipbuilding town in the world and the port is still one of the biggest in the UK. The city is just south of Newcastle and a few miles north of the city of Durham. It is set on the coast with two award-winning beaches located at Roker and Seaburn. The city is also quite close to the expansive open areas of Northumberland and the North Pennines, which attract thousands of tourists looking for an outdoor escape. The city of Sunderland has got the buzz of a big city but the charm of a close community, it boasts a range of award-winning attractions and cultural landmarks.

    Those looking for student housing in the city must visit student accommodation Sunderland websites like University Living to find, compare and book the right accommodation. It is a student housing marketplace that lets students find the best student home within their budget in just a click. All these off-campus alternatives are fully-furnished and offer a wide range of student room types — student apartment, student flat, shared and en-suite room, as well as a student studio.

    Explore Sunderland

    Sunderland is a beautiful city located a low range of hills running parallel to the coast. You can spend your days on bustling streets or in the lecture halls and your nights watching the sun go down on the white sandy beach. These beaches also host the Sunderland International Airshow every year. Sunderland has a thriving nightlife scene which has improved significantly over the past few years – with students playing a key role in bringing this city the nights it deserves. The city also has a ton of history and culture embedded in it. From the popular Penshaw Monument and Washington Old Hall to the closeby Beamish Museum, there’s so much to see for history enthusiasts. Food lovers will be excited to know that the city has a great selection of restaurants, bars and nightlife suitable for all tastes and budgets. There are some world-class restaurants located a bit further afield in Washington and Houghton-le-Spring.

    Things to do in Sunderland

    There are a variety of other cultural attractions such as live music venues, slam poetry nights and independent record shops where you can go and spend some good time with friends. If you like great outdoor and open spaces then Sunderland is the perfect place to be as the city is sprinkled with beautiful parks such as Herrington Country, Hetton Lyons and Roker Park. You can also enjoy some sports at Thompson Park or exotic wildlife at Washington Wetlands. Shopaholics can shop till they drop at the Bridges Shopping Centre which offers plenty of places to shop, including Topshop, River Island, Shcuh and other high-street brands. Enjoy some water sports like canoeing, coasteering, and other high-octane pursuits at the marine activities centre in Roker Park.

    Student Life in Sunderland

    Sunderland is one of the most diverse and vibrant student cities in the UK. Thousands of student come to this city every year to study in its world-class University of Sunderland. It is a public research university which gained its university status in the year 1992. Students coming to this university either stay in the student hall or in private student housing near the university campus. All these private accommodations are well built and offer a variety of modern amenities such as lounge area, fully-equipped kitchen, courtyard, bike storage, private study area, and more.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How will I get a rental student accommodation in Sunderland?
    Just follow the 3 easy steps given below: a) Make the choice of accommodation b) Pay charges like security deposit if any c) Confirm your booking with us. Simply do not worry if you get stuck midway in the process, our experienced staff will make it effortless for you.

    What are the different types of student accommodation in Sunderland?
    University Living is your global student housing partner offering student specific homes called as purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA). These have strategic locations choice of rooms like shared, studio, en-suite, and apartments. There are also short-term stay options for those on exchange programmes and for students attending summer schools.

    When should I book my student home for September intake?
    You have to be fast on that and much in advance so that you have enough choices with you and best offers on room bookings. Book your accommodation 6 months in advance to avoid last minute cancellations.

    Can I stay at student accommodation only for a semester?
    Yes. University Living offers accommodations for students who go on a semester exchange programme. They provide student housing on a short term basis in 30+ cities across the world.

    What are the different types of student rooms in Sunderland?
    The four types of room are: Sharing: Where you will share your living space with 2 or more students and also be using washroom, kitchen, and other communal spaces. En-suite/Private: A private bedroom with attached bathroom while other areas are usually shared. Studios: A self-contained unit with a bedroom and cooking space with attached washrooms. Two people can also book one studio to share depending on rental policy.

    Are the bills included in the rent?
    Yes, mostly bills are included in the rent. However, some accommodations might not have this provision. It is advisable to check information given in the respective property landing page to check whether Wi-Fi, water, gas, electricity, and other facilities are included in the rent or otherwise.

    What if I don’t like my accommodation after moving in?
    University living team of professionals will never let this happen to you but due to some unforeseen circumstances or any emergency you need to do that then get it done within 30 days where you will have to pay a one-time fee of £250.

    Can I view my student apartment in Sunderland before booking?
    Yes. Virtual viewing is available at University Living website to get a sneak peek before booking accommodation. You can also get in touch with our accommodation experts, who can very well arrange a virtual tour for you.