Clearing next steps: accommodation
Had an offer from us through Clearing? This guide walks you through the practical steps you need to take to get accommodation ready.
Apply for accommodation
To apply for a place in University accommodation you must:
Using your University Applicant number register in the Accommodation Portal. Please note that once you hold a firmly accepted unconditional offer, it may take up to two days before our accommodation system recognises the change to your offer status allowing you to apply online.
Apply for accommodation using the Clearing/Insurance Accommodation Application.
Upon completion, an offer of accommodation will be emailed to the email address you gave in the application.
You will then be given 3 days (UK applicants) and 5 days (EU/International applicants) to accept the offer. For the majority of the accommodation, a guarantor will be required. You will also be required to make an advance payment to accept the offer of accommodation by a deadline date.
We are able to offer accommodation within the University portfolio so long as you have accepted a place on a course and have applied for accommodation by 4 September 2021.
Please note that in order to apply for accommodation your application must be Unconditional Firm status which means you must hold a firmly accepted unconditional offer from Birmingham City University. Please visit the accommodation pages for further details.