Coronavirus (Covid-19) Information

The Student Housing Office

Looking for a house?


From 14 September 2020 we will be back in Rathbone and are able to offer face to face appointments, in addition to speaking via Microsoft Teams video or phone call, or standard phone call. Just call us on 01248 38 2034 / 2883 or drop us an e-mail to in the first instance and we will arrange what's best for you. Face to face appointments must be booked in advance. Drop-ins are not permitted.

COVID-19 Housing FAQs
We are still advertising privately rented accommodation vacancies as usual via  Just get in touch with us if you need any help. We also have loads of information, advice and resources available on the website.


Looking for a house? Look no further!


The Student Housing Office deals with privately rented accommodation. Visit our Studentpad website where you can search our database for your ideal property to rent - new properties added daily!

You can also download our Student Guide to Private Accommodation, which is designed to help you when looking for your first house in the private rented sector, pointing out the things to look out for and your rights as a tenant. You are welcome to use the many student guides and checklists which can be found here (e.g. House-Hunting Checklist; Self-Help on Tenancy Agreements; Moving-In Checklist; Moving-Out Checklist; Students In The Community Guide).

Find out about the Students’ Union Landlord Awards.

Students based outside of Bangor – e.g. at Wrexham

  • You are of course welcome to access the same support (e.g. contract guidance etc) from the Bangor Student Housing Office as detailed above – you may find it easier to contact us by telephone/email/Skype.
  • You are welcome to use the many student guides and checklists which can be found here.
  • Glyndŵr University have kindly agreed that our Wrexham-based students can look at their private accommodation listings, which can be found here. If you require contact details for the Wrexham Council Housing Standards Team, please contact the Bangor Student Housing Office on

Where to find us...

You can find the Student Housing Office on the first floor of Neuadd Rathbone, College Road, Bangor, LL57 2DF.

We are open daily Monday to Friday between 9 am and 4.30 pm.

Tel Email
01248 382034/2883

We welcome your feedback

We would welcome your feedback about the service received, to enable us to develop and provide the best possible service now and in the future.

Please contact one of the following with your comments:

Name Position
Steph Barbaresi Head of Student Support


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Choosing Housemates

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Don’t rush!

Listen to Jenny for advice on taking your time.

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Advice from Tref.

Studentpad, Tips and Landlord advice

For reasons to use Studentpad, and for tips on finance and the benefits of using local landlords, listen to Lauren (in Welsh).

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