Moving in

If you're getting ready for life at Coventry University there's a few things you'll want to do before you get here. Find out what to bring and get essential information about your contract before you arrive.

  • The following items are included in our halls of residence:

    • Bed including mattress
    • Wardrobe
    • Drawers
    • Waste bin
    • Bookshelf
    • Chair
    • Toilet brush
    • Microwave or combi oven
    • Kettle
    • Fridge/freezer
    • Kitchen bin
    • Ironing board

    Additionally, the following items are included in some residences:

    • Whiteboard/noticeboard
    • Under-bed storage
    • Lamp
    • Bathroom bin
    • Oven
    • Toaster
    • Bin bags
    • Iron
    • Kitchen TV

    View full breakdown of what is included for each hall of residence.

  • You will need to bring the following items:

    • Bed linen
    • Towels
    • Toiletries
    • Bath mat
    • Laundry basket
    • Desk lamp
    • Hangers
    • Pots and pans (Bishop Gate and Godiva Place require induction pots and pans)
    • Plates, bowls, cutlery and glassware
    • Toilet roll
    • Cleaning products
    • Extension lead
    • D-lock if you're bringing a bike


    Why not Purchase your Bedroom, Kitchen and Bathroom Packs now and have them delivered to your property in time for arrival?

    FutureLets have teamed up with UniKitOut, the UK's #1 provider of student Starter Kits to make moving into your new accommodation as easy as possible. Why not browse the link below and order what you need -to be delivered to your University before you arrive?

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  • We cannot wait to welcome you to your new home. If you are arriving in your Halls accommodation in November and December 2023, please contact FutureLets by email: unihalls@futurelets.co.uk or by telephone: 02476 158 158 to notify us of your arrival date and time.

    Accommodation Location for collection
    Bishop Gate Bishop Gate main reception
    Godiva Place Godiva Place main reception
    The Cycle Works The Cycle Works main reception
    Parish Rooms Godiva Place main reception

     

    • If you are arriving outside of office hours then please email the Halls you are booked into direct, with details of your arrival date/time in advance.
      Bishop Gate: bishopgate@futurelets.co.uk
      Godiva Place: godivaplace@futurelets.co.uk
      The Cycle Works: thecycleworks@coventry.ac.uk
      Parish Rooms: godivaplace@futurelets.co.uk
    • Chat live with us during office hours.
    • Where to park? View our list of ;nearby car parks you can use whilst moving in.
    • If you have booked private accommodation via FutureLets please email us 5 days prior to your arrival for further information.
    • Once a room offer has been made you will receive an email from ‘Inventory HIVE’ 5 days prior to start of the accommodation contract. It is important you record and submit any defects you may find in your room upon arrival, please ensure you complete the online inventory as soon as you arrive into your room as you have limited time to submit this. Full instructions will be provided in the email. If you have any queries you can speak to the receptionist or contact your halls manager.
    • Log in to the halls WiFi using your Coventry University ID and password. You can sign-up to our WiFi prior to your arrival using the link we have emailed to you.
    • Confirm your insurance policy. We've arranged contents insurance for all our students staying with us in our halls of residence at no cost to you. It is important that you confirm your cover to ensure you understand what is and isn't covered.
    • Download the Wayfinder app to help you find your way around campus. It's full of lots of useful links and information to get you started.
    • Get your student ID card. Once you have enrolled, follow the instructions on Wayfinder to get your student ID card (please select your location from the pane on right).
    • Register with a doctor. Our medical centre is based within The Hub building and has doctors and nurses based there for student appointments.
    • Sign up for our Welcome events - you can find more information on Welcome events page.
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