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AccommodationUndergraduate payments explained

Payment options

There are a variety of ways to make a rent payment.

Upon receiving an accommodation offer, during the acceptance process, applicants will select a preferred payment frequency. 

  • There are three rent payment frequencies: Monthly, Termly or Pay in Full
  • There are three payment options - Recurring Card Payment, Bank Transfer, Online Card Payment

Full Year

39 weeks

1st Semester 

17 weeks

2nd Semester

22 weeks


8 Monthly instalments.

From 10 October, then monthly thereafter until 10 May.


3 Instalments (Termly):

  • 10 November
  • 10 February
  • 10 April


2 Instalments (Termly):

  • 10 February
  • 10 April
Pay in full

Payment due by 10 November

Payment due by 10 November Payment due by 10 February 

Online rent payment

Payment can be made via our online payment system, please select Pay Online followed by Pay an Outstanding Invoice  

If you haven't used this before you should follow the guidance to Register as a new user, your username will be your student registration number and you can set the password.  


Accommodation Bursary

Students from England, Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, and Wales may be entitled to the Accommodation Bursary.

The University offers the Strathclyde Accommodation Bursary of £1,000 to new entrant undergraduate students who are:

  • Staying in University accommodation
  • From England, Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and Wales
  • Paying tuition fees of £9,250 per year