Intro

Truro Court is the ideal base to pursue your studies at Sheffield Hallam University. Located just five minutes from both the university and the city centre, living with us means youre right at the heart of everything youll need to make the most of your student experience and one of the best value student living Sheffield has to offer.

As the UKs fifth largest city, Sheffield has a reputation for being a fun, safe and easy-going place to live. Our Sheffield student accommodation is within easy walking distance of tons of exciting places shops, cafes, pubs, bars, sports facilities, museums and theatres. If you fancy going a little further afield (dont forget the Peak District is a mere 15 minutes train ride), its easy to get around thanks to cheap and frequent tram, bus and rail services with Sheffield station just a few minutes walk away. Sheffield is also the greenest city in England, with over 200 parks and more trees per head than any other city in Europe.

There is a lively and distinctive night-time scene, and if youre staying with us you wont have far to go to let your hair down (and no expensive cab-rides home, either). The legendary Leadmill is just around the corner, and hosts weekly live music and club nights. The nearby O2 Academy is another popular music venue, less than 10 minutes from the residence, while Plug, Code and Corporation all offer cheap drinks and great music.

Closer to home, our uniquely-designed student accommodation in Sheffield offers a wide range of spacious, modern and great value rooms, with all-inclusive bills, free wi-fi, nearby common room and laundry, and 24hr security. Our on-site maintenance staff will quickly sort any issues you have, and our housekeepers make sure the place stays spick-and-span while youre here. The management office is just next door for post and parcel collection, or if theres anything you want to come and talk to us about (or just fancy a chat and a cuppa!) Our dedicated property team will make sure youre well looked after, leaving you free to make the very best of your time at university.

Apartment Facilities

Up to 100Mbps WIFI
All Bills Included
Laundry Facilities Onsite
Electric Entry System

Community Facilities

Bike Storage
Walk to university
Onsite Team
Packages Accepted
Contents Insurance Included
CCTV
24-hour security

Configurations

Classic Room£96/week
Min. Lease Duration44 week
Available from14-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Private Room
Shared Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Apartment Facilities

WiFi
Desk & Chair
Lockable Bedroom
Single Bed
Bike Storage

The Classic Room offers a single bed, study area, washbasin and wardrobe. Shared bathroom facilities, kitchen and dining area. Up to 100Mbps Wi-Fi throughout.

Premium Room£103/week
Min. Lease Duration44 week
Available from14-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Private Room
Shared Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Apartment Facilities

WiFi
Desk & Chair
Lockable Bedroom
¾ Bed
Bike Storage

The Premium Room offers a bed, study area, washbasin and wardrobe. Shared bathroom facilities, lounge and kitchen area. Up to 100Mbps Wi-Fi throughout.

Classic En Suite£112/week
Min. Lease Duration44 week
Available from14-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Apartment Facilities

WiFi
Desk & Chair
Lockable Bedroom
¾ Bed
Bike Storage

The Classic En-suite offers bed, en-suite bathroom, study area and wardrobe. The shared area includes kitchen and dining area and up to 100Mbps Wi-Fi throughout.

Deluxe Room£113/week
Min. Lease Duration44 week
Available from14-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Apartment Facilities

WiFi
Desk & Chair
Lockable Bedroom
Double Bed
Bike Storage

The Deluxe Room offers is an extra spacious en-suite bedroom with a double bed, study area and wardrobe. The shared area includes a kitchen and dining area and up to 100Mbps Wi-Fi throughout.

Premium En Suite£122/week
Min. Lease Duration44 week
Available from14-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Apartment Facilities

WiFi
Desk & Chair
Lockable Bedroom
Double Bed
Bike Storage
En Suite

The Premium En-suite offers a double bed, en-suite bathroom, study area and wardrobe. The shared area includes a kitchen and dining area and up to 100Mbps Wi-Fi throughout.

Classic Studio£123/week
Min. Lease Duration44 week
Available from14-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

Apartment Facilities

WiFi
Desk & Chair
Lockable Bedroom
¾ Bed
Bike Storage
Cooker
Freezer
Microwave
En Suite

The Classic Studio offers a bed, en-suite bathroom, study area, wardrobe and up to 100Mbps Wi-Fi throughout. Each studio comes complete with a personal kitchen with modern appliances.

Deluxe En Suite£126/week
Min. Lease Duration44 week
Available from14-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Apartment Facilities

WiFi
Desk & Chair
Lockable Bedroom
Double Bed
Bike Storage

The Deluxe En-suite offers is an extra spacious en-suite bedroom with a double bed, en-suite bathroom, study area and wardrobe. The shared area includes a kitchen and dining area and up to 100Mbps Wi-Fi throughout.

Deluxe Apartment£221/week
Min. Lease Duration44 week
Available from14-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Private Kitchen

Apartment Facilities

WiFi
Desk & Chair
Lockable Bedroom
Double Bed
Bike Storage
Cooker
Freezer
Microwave
En Suite

The Deluxe Apartment is a large two storey self contained apartment. The apartment comes complete with a double bed, kitchenette, en-suite bathroom, study area, wardrobe and up to 100Mbps Wi-Fi throughout.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Can I live here?

    You must be a full-time student, and be 18 years or older to live in the property. You can book with this property whether you have a conditional or unconditional offer. However, please be aware of the cancellation policy prior to booking should your place at university not yet be confirmed.

    Are pets allowed?

    No, pets are not permitted in the buildings.

    Can I choose who I live with?

    If you are applying to live with friends, please ensure that you enlist the details of friends that you would like to live with in the booking form with us.

    Can I choose my room?

    Rooms are allotted on first cum first served basis.

    Can I request to move rooms during my tenancy?

    You would need to make a formal request to the accommodation team of the property you are residing at. If you request to move rooms during your tenancy please note there is a room move admin fee of 50.00, you would also be issued with new documents confirming the details of the room move.A room move would be impacted by the availability at the time of the request and if there is a waiting list for the requested room or flat type.Should your requested room move result in moving to more expensive accommodation then yourself and the Guarantor shall be liable to pay the higher rent from the date the Tenant is given access to the more expensive accommodation.

    Do you provide summer accommodation?

    Yes, the summer accommodation of the same provider usually opens around March.

    Do I have to move out in the holidays?

    No, your room is yours for the full contract period! You wont have to move out in the holidays, so you wont have to remove your belongings every term.

    How do I book a viewing?

    You can book a viewing of any selected property by sending us an email.

    How do I cancel or re-arrange my viewing?

    By dropping us an email for the same.

    Can I book a room without a viewing?

    Absolutely. However, we would always recommend booking a viewing wherever possible.

    How long does a viewing take?

    Usually up to 30 minutes. However, the sales team are always happy to spend as much time as is needed assisting you with your booking.

    What will I be shown on my viewing?

    All communal areas and room types requested (dependent upon availability).

    I'm in a different country, how do I view a property?

    All the properties of the provider have access to Skype option, so you can view a property from wherever you want. Just drop us an email the date & time that suits you and we would arrange a viewing for you.

    What do I do if Im a first-year student and Im still waiting for my exam results?

    If youre still waiting for your exam results and youre not sure whether your place at university is confirmed, dont worry! You can still apply. You just need to ensure that if you do not get your place at university, you let us know on your chosen property in writing a maximum of 3 days after the A Level results day, to cancel your booking. You must provide a UCAS letter to verify your change in circumstances. In this instance, you will receive a full refund of your deposit. If you dont let us know within 3 days, your tenancy agreement will remain in place, and you will be liable for the rent on your room for the entire contract period.

    What do you need from me to book a room?

    Register with us.Tell us your preferences and then select your chosen roomComplete all of your personal information and pay your depositAccept your tenancy agreementProvide a UK guarantor (Only if youre requesting to pay by instalments)

    Can I book if Im under 18?

    The bookings from students who are under 18 are accepted only if they will turn 18 in the first term of the academic year. Unfortunately, for health and safety reasons, applications from students who wont turn 18 in their first term are not accepted.

    What is included in my rent?

    All utility bills are included in your rent such as gas, electricity and water and unlimited wifi*. However, your TV license is not included and this is the sole responsibility of the resident as this is not classed as a utility. 

    Can I  pay my rent from overseas?

    You can pay your rent either online, or by bank transfer depending on your chosen property. Please note that if you make your payment using a credit card or an overseas debit card, you will be required to pay a surcharge of 1.5%.

    Can I pay my rent weekly?

    The largest instalment plan is 10, the total contract value is divided into 10 equal amounts and this is paid across 10 months.

    What do I need to provide to be a guarantor?

    Please note to be a guarantor you must be in full time employment or a homeowner and lived in the UK (England or Wales) for more than 5 years.You can provide:A copy of proof of identity (with photograph) such as:

    • Passport
    • Driving License
    • ID Badge

    A copy of proof of address (less than 3 months old) such as: Utility bill statement (i.e. Electricity, Water, Telephone)

    • Bank statement
    • Council tax bill for current year

    Can I move in before I pay my rent?

    Students who are up to date with their rental schedule are only allowed to move in early.

    What do I do if my student loan hasnt arrived yet?

    A deferred rent payment option is available for students paying their rent instalments with student finance.Please note the following steps in order to request a deferred rent instalment plan if you are student who has rebooked to live in a Homes for Students property.In order to defer your 1st, 2nd and 3rd rent payments you will be required to do the following:

    1. Provide evidence of your student loan finance schedule, showing when you will receive your 1st payment, please forward this by email to the property you will be living at in September.
    2. Make a payment of 2 weeks rent, 14 days prior to your contract starting, the date of your tenancy can be found on your tenancy agreement.
    3. The 2 week rent payment will be deducted from the 1st instalment and the remaining balance will need to be paid in line with the date your student finance will be paid.
    4. You will also need to advise if you wish to defer the date of the 2nd and 3rd rent payments in line with your student finance, this request also needs to go to your property team.

    There is no additional charge for the deferred payment plan for rebooking student

    Do I need a guarantor?

    If you wish to pay your rent in three instalments, you will need a guarantor. Your guarantor must be a homeowner or in full-time employment.

    What happens to my deposit?

    Your deposit is placed into a Deposit Protection Scheme, where it is held safely throughout the academic year.

    When do I get my deposit back?

    Your deposit will be returned to you after your tenancy agreement has ended and your room has been inspected. The amount returned to you will depend on any outstanding charges and any damages found in your room or the communal areas in your flat. Please see your tenancy agreement for more information. The deposit can take up to 30 days to get credited.

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