There's lots of things you'll be thinking about before you arrive in your accommodation.
If you're looking for information about where to collect your keys check out our Moving In page

What's already here, and what you need to bring

Have a look through our suggestions for what to bring with you, what you aren't allowed, and what you can get once you're here. Dundee has lots of supermarkets and department stores so if you forget anything you'll always be able to get it here.

What's already here

  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Iron / ironing board
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Mop/Bucket
  • Recycling, refuse and wastepaper baskets

    For more details on what's in your room, check the individual page for your accommodation offer

Please DO NOT bring

  • Portable Heaters (our flats are centrally heated)
  • Candles
  • Furniture
  • Too much food or a full set of plates- if everyone arrives with a lot things, you'll struggle to fit it all in!

Bring with You

  •  TV licence
  • Warm clothes
  • Pots and pans
  • Clothes Airer/Drying rack
  • Extension Leads
  • Coat hangers
  • Special things that make you feel at home
  • Bedding- You could also buy this in a supermarket, or order one from Sanctuary Students before you arrive.

Site specific information 

The Welcome booklets for each site
contain lots of useful information on:

  • Laundry facilities
  • Parcel Delivery
  • Bicycle storage
  • Car parking
  • Bedding packs
  • Inventories 


Mail is delivered directly to your flat. Please don't send anything before you move in.

Balfour Flats: Floor x, Room xx Balfour Flats, Mount Pleasant, Dundee DD1 4HD
Belmont flats:
 Flat xx, Room xx, Belmont Flats, 76 Old Hawkhill, Dundee, DD1 4HE
Belmont Tower: Flat xx, Room xx, Belmont Tower, Mount Pleasant, Dundee, DD1 4HD
Parcels for Belmont Tower are delivered to Heathfield reception
Heathfield: Flat xx, Room xx, Heathfield, 75 Old Hawkhill, Dundee, DD1 5EN
Seabraes: Flat xx, Room xx, Seabraes, Seabraes Court, Dundee, DD1 4LA
West Park Flats:  Flat xx, Room xx, West Park Flats, 319 Perth Road, Dundee, DD2 1NP
West Park Villas: Flat xx, Room xx, West Park Villas, 319 Perth Road, Dundee, DD2 1NN
The Hub: Block.Flat.Room, The Hub, Hawkhill, Dundee, DD1 5DL 


The law has changed. As of 1 September 2016 you need to be covered by a TV Licence to download or watch BBC programmes on demand, including catch up TV, on BBC iPlayer. This applies to any device and provider you use.

For further details please see the TV Licencing website.

Council Tax

All full-time registered students at the University of Dundee will normally qualify for exemption from council tax. Please visit our web page about council tax for comprehensive information.


A limited cleaning service exists for shared stairwells and landing. It's you and your flatmates' responsibility to keep the kitchen and living room clean.

First week on campus?

Make sure you visit our Welcome site to find out where you need to be and when during Freshers' Week