Hostel

The Halls are made up of several different accommodation blocks:

  • McCristell Wing
    20 en suite rooms.
  • Robertson Wing
    23 single rooms utilising communal showers and toilets. (Male only)
  • McLeod Wing
    Seven single en suite rooms.
  • Units one and two, four Hostel Accommodation Units
    Single rooms utilising single shower and toilet.
  • Unit three, ten
    Single rooms utilising two showers and two toilets.
  • Unit four, nine
    Single rooms utilising two showers and two toilets.
  • Units five and six
    Single rooms in each unit, utilising three showers and three toilets each.

Hostel fees vary according to the type and length of accommodation as well as the catering provided. 

Lounges

McCristell, McLeod and all the units have their own lounges, with TV (Freeview), DVD players and seating etc.

McCristell, McLeod and units five and six have small kitchens, all with access to hot water. Some have microwaves and tables etc.

At the end of Robertson Wing is a large communal Lounge. This has Sky TV, pool tables, a canteen and lots of seating. It is used by all residents as a community meeting area.

No cooking apparatus is permitted in any bedrooms. The kitchens in McCristell, McLeod and units five and six have facilities for their use.

The 2017 term of residence

The 2017 term of residence period starts at 10am before the course starts on Monday 30th January 2017.  Please do not arrive earlier than this date as the Halls will not be open and no staff will be there to assist you.

If you cannot arrive during check-in hours of 10am - 8pm, please let us know so that someone is available to meet you and show you to your room.

Please note: Telford halls of residence are closed over the holiday periods

Large items

When you arrive, please let the supervisor know whether you need to store bikes/surfboards and other large items. You will be given space in our large storage cupboards, as these items cannot be kept in your room.

Luggage bags, suitcases, etc., can also be stored in the cupboards to save space in your room.

You will be asked to complete a Tenancy Agreement, a key issue form and a car/firearms form (if you have not already done so).

Keys - you will be issued one key for your bedroom. Replacement keys are available from the Supervisor's office at a charge of $20.00.

Arrival

Quiet time in the Hostel is 10:30pm.

It is advisable to arrange contents insurance cover for your personal effects.

Full details are available in the Student Handbook (PDF 3 MB).