Living off campus

Here are your 'need to knows' if you are living off campus. Tips and advice from finding the perfect house, dealing with waste and recycling and eventually moving out.

Before you move in

Things to consider when looking for something to live as a student.

Moving in

You've found your place! Now take a look at our moving in checklist so you don't miss anything important when you move in.

Waste and recycling

Don't forget to check out what you need to do for your waste and recycling while you are living off-campus. 

Landlords and neighbours

During your time at Kent you may have to deal with a landlord or your neighbours. See our tips for building a good relationship with your landlords and neighbours. 

Parties and noise

We all like a good party – dancing and drinks with your mates – what’s not to like? But annoying your neighbours, being fined, or receiving a warning from the council is not so fun. See our guidance on managing parties and noise levels.   

Moving out

Coming to the end of your time at Kent or in your current property? Check out our helpful hints for moving out.

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