Your time in Leeds
From halls of residence to privately owned accommodation, discover how to make your room and house a place you'll call home. You can also find out how to enjoy your new community in Leeds.
Make sure that you're aware of the latest information about accommodation, council tax and living in your new community.
Residence Life is about making your experience in halls the best it can be. We work in partnership with Leeds University Union (LUU) to provide you with a calendar of events all year round that’s only available if you’re in halls.
Waste and recycling service
Whether you are living in University accommodation, private halls or in a shared house, waste and recycling services in Leeds are likely to be different from what you are used to. These guidelines will help you manage your waste correctly.
Top tips for the end of term
If youre heading back home for the break, then heres a few things for you to consider. Hopefully they should help you out at the end of the year!
Get involved with your community
Leeds has one of the largest student populations in the UK. If you're moving to Leeds, then you might want to know more about safety, sustainability and how to get involved.
Community conduct rules and sanctions
We know that the majority of you are going to be considerate neighbours during your time in Leeds. However complaints about noise and antisocial behaviour have been on the increase in the local community over the last few years.
Council tax exemption
Full-time students are eligible for Council Tax exemptions or discounts. The amount you pay will depend on your living arrangements.
What's on and student discount
Knowing what's on in Leeds, and how to get a student discount are important things for many students. We've put together a handy collection to get you started.