At Homes for Students we pride ourselves on making our international students feel welcome, making the transition from abroad as smooth as possible. We start with easier ways to book and pay for your student accommodation and then when you arrive we host regular social events so that you can meet new friends. Visit our onsite common rooms to relax and socialise at your leisure.
Our teams are always on hand to help with you with anything you may need whilst living with us. We are very knowledgeable about the area too so let us help you get around.
Homes for Students offer all-inclusive rents so that you can enjoy hassle free living from the moment you arrive. Our sites offer super-fast WIFI so you can easily connect with loved ones back home.
PaytoStudy makes it easier and cheaper for international students to pay for their fees. At Homes for Students, we know that our international students often get caught out by annoying transfer fees when paying for their accommodation. We don’t think that’s fair, so we’ve teamed up with our buddies at PaytoStudy to help you pay your accommodation fees without wasting precious funds on additional fees or charges….
STEP 1. Confirm your Homes for Students ID number.
STEP 2. Visit the payment website and complete the brief registration form. Choose between wire transfer and card payment. Click ‘YES’ you are ready to pay today and then select ‘Process Transaction’.
STEP 3. Transfer the funds to the advised bank account.
STEP 4. Email [email protected] with a copy of your passport, and your invoice letter from homesforstudents.com and if you chose wire transfer a copy of the payment receipt.
STEP 5. Once PaytoStudy receive your funds and required documents, they will transfer the funds to us at homesforstudents.com and email you confirmation of payment. Sorted!
Pay your accommodation fees via PaytoStudy using a simple 3 step process.
PaytoStudy lets you make international payments to homesforstudents.com for free, without paying international banking charges while receiving competitive foreign exchange rates. We think it’s a brilliant option! If you’re an international student staying with homesforstudents.com, you can use this secure, fast method to make your accommodation fee payments to us.
If you are an international student and would like to pay your rent in instalments, you will need a qualified UK guarantor. So we’ve teamed up with a great company to make sorting out a UK guarantor a simple and easy process!
During the booking process with Homes for Students if you wish to use either of the services below please add Housing Hand into the guarantor pages of the booking process online and once your application is complete please contact Housing Hand to make your guarantor application with them as per the instructions below. This ensures your room is secured with us, once Homes for Students hear back from the guarantor company to say your application has been accepted we will then complete your booking.
If you are an International or UK student planning to book a room at Home for Students and pay your rent in instalments, you will be asked to provide a qualified UK based Guarantor. A Guarantor is someone who is in full time employment or a homeowner, who will take financial responsibility for the tenancy and will be liable to pay the tenants rent if, for any reason, they are unable to pay an amount owed to the accommodation provider.
Homes for Students in partnership with Housing Hand provides a Guarantor service for students who are unable to provide a satisfactory UK based Guarantor.
Click here to apply for Housing Hand Guarantor service.
For further information about the Housing Hand Guarantor service, please visit housinghand.co.uk or call them directly on +44 (0) 20 7205 2625.
Housing Hand charges a one off fee at the beginning of your tenancy. The fee is calculated on your course and location details,to get an instant quote you just need to make an application online. The cost of the service will be between 60-95 % of your share of the monthly rent, subject to a minimum of £295.