How to apply for accommodation in our student residence
We welcome enquiries from students interested in booking accomodation for the next academic year 2020/21. To register your interest, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
whilst the current situation means all accommodation remains under review, we are unable to allocate any accommodation at this time. we are continuing to monitor the situation and will contact applicants once this is possible. this page will be updated when the current restrictions are lifted.
Margaret Barnes Building
living in our margaret barnes residence means you are surrounded by other students and can focus on making friends and learning to live independently but without the additional challenge of budgeting for utility and transport costs, and perhaps even furnishing your new accommodation.
this is a ground-floor self-catering residence for 11 students in the margaret barnes building. it is a non-smoking facility and cannot accommodate pets.
Wifi is available throughout and students will have to sign a Wifi user agreement.
The residence is on the SAMS campus - i.e. you'll be able to sleep the longest! From here is takes approximately 10 minutes to walk into Dunbeg village, which has a local shop and post office, and from where a regular bus service takes students into Oban, which is 3.5 miles away. There is also a scenic cycle path from Dunbeg to Ganavan beach in Oban.
七星彩走势图带坐标准版students live in single rooms.
rooms are equipped with: a single bed, desk, chair, a sizeable built-in wardrobe, shelving, and curtains / blinds.
Each room comes with an adjoining bathroom with toilet, washbasin with mirror and bath with overhead shower.
七星彩走势图带坐标准版the 11 students share a living room, kitchen and laundry room.
kitchen: oven, fridge/freezer, sink, microwave, kettle, toaster, bin, vacuum cleaner, storage cupboard and basic supply of pots and pans, crockery, cutlery and cooking equipment.
living room: 5 sofas, 1 arm chair, coffee table, tv cabinet and large flat screen tv. a tv licence is included in your rent - but only for this one tv.
laundry room: washing machine, tumble dryer, ironing board, iron, sink for handwashing and storage.
It is the joint responsibility of residents to keep the communal areas clean and tidy.
There is free car parking available outside as well as a covered bike rack. Bikes not to be stored inside Margaret Barnes Building.
students sign a contract covering the period from september to the beginning of june. monthly rent is iro £500 and includes all bills (heating, electricity, water, wifi, single tv licence, use of laundry facilities). rent is paid every quarter in advance and is due on 1 september, 1 december and 1 march or monthly in advance (9 montly payments).
Residents have to pay a £400 security deposit to secure their rent. Any damage to the fittings or structure of the residence will be deducted from this deposit, as will any cleaning charges if the facility is not left in an acceptably clean condition.
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privisions for the first few days until you manage to go shopping
bedding for single bed (duvet, pillows, sheets, duvet and pillow covers)
towels and tea towels
crockery, cutlery, chopping board if you wish to have your own (but you may need to store some of it in your room)
七星彩走势图带坐标准版cleaning products, toilet roll
new extension lead (to adhere to portable applicance testing regulations)
headset/headphones (so you don't disturb house mates if you want to listen to music)
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candles, incense sticks, tea lights, bbqs, heaters, chip fryers, smoking equipment, dartboards, weapons (incl replica), electric blankets, plug-in air fresheners, inflatable cushions or furniture.
distillery apartments in the centre of oban offers modern living accommodation for 22 students. it was opened in autumn 2017.
the letting agent is west property and detailed information including rental costs and conditions, and the inventory and facilities with photos are available on their .
七星彩走势图带坐标准版we will send students detailed information of how to apply to west property to live at distillery apartments once they have a confirmed place at sams.
sams uhi does not own or manage the distillery apartments.
sams maintains an if you want to find private accommodation we are aware of.
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Camp sites and chalets
lodges and caravans
七星彩走势图带坐标准版sams accommodation team
t: +44 (0) 1631 559 427
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