An accommodation form

Learn how to fill in an accommodation preference form.

Instructions

Do the preparation task first. Then read the text and tips and do the exercises.

Reading text

University accommodation preference form

First name Lucy
Surname Watts
Student number S4085301
Gender female  
Date of birth 25/07/2000
Nationality British
Email address lucyhelenwatts@example.com
Phone 0123 456 789

What type of accommodation would you prefer?

  • Single room with bathroom ✔
  • Single room with shared bathroom (with two or more other students)
  • Shared room (with one other student)
  • Family flat (adults __  children __)

Which location would you prefer?

  • On-campus ✔
  • Off-campus

Are you a smoker?

  • Yes
  • No ✔

Do you have any health needs that affect your housing request?

  • Yes ✔   (If yes, a university officer will contact you for more information.)
  • No

Please list your interests and hobbies, for example sport, music or other social interests. You can also say if you prefer to stay up late as this information may be useful when we are allocating rooms. Please note that we cannot guarantee we will be able to offer accommodation to match your preferences.

I played football for my sixth-form school and I am hoping to join a university team. I'm a morning person and I get up early to train and go to the gym. So I would prefer to share with other people who don't like late nights either! Also I am vegetarian and, if possible, I would prefer to share a kitchen with other non-meat eaters.

Tips

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  2. If there is not much space to write, make a list instead of writing full sentences.
  3. Check it. It's easy to make small mistakes!

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Submitted by selviaung on Wed, 23/11/2022 - 04:58

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I am extroverted person but I do not prefer to share a room with someone. In the other hand I also want to experience with sharing room LOL. Anyways if I have to share room I would like to share with friendly person who I can get close easily plus kind of person who respect others privacies and respect boundaries.

Submitted by Ibrahimyousef on Sun, 06/11/2022 - 14:11

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I would like to live flat share off campus at university, so I meat eating fish , chicken I would prefer to live with , non- eating vegetarian flatmates.

Submitted by Vanessa Paola … on Thu, 08/09/2022 - 17:31

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I like to share a room with a person that been ordenered and responsible, and that her eating been healthy, because usually I'm a person so restrictive with that things for me.

Submitted by Snowee on Tue, 30/08/2022 - 15:08

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I am a taciturn person. However, I like talking with friends. I don't like smoke, noise and dirty. So, I would like to share room with people who non-smoker and a clean person.

Submitted by Ayoub-XxBuoYaxX on Thu, 25/08/2022 - 20:45

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I am an ambitious guy, so I would like to share the accommodation with positive mentality flat-mates, I prefer to stay with someone who cares about his future plans, so he strive to achieve his dreams , and so like that

Submitted by Rita25 on Wed, 24/08/2022 - 14:47

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I'd prefer to share a room with people who are quiet, aren't nosey, neat and tidy. I'd prefer to have a separate bathroom although this may not possible for budget friendly accomodation. If I were to share a room, I would love to share with people from different countries, this could be an advantage for me to know more about other culture, customs and language. It would be awesome

Submitted by Weena pineda on Fri, 12/08/2022 - 17:05

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I prefer to share accommodation with quiet people, no smokers or alcoholics, people who respect my space and personal things. I love to sleep for that reason and prefer roommates who don't regularly come home late.

Submitted by Nandar Su Hlaing on Sat, 06/08/2022 - 09:41

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I would like to share a flat two or three people who live from different countries when I live in abroad. So we can share our nature and get experiences from them. I am a quiet person so I don't like too noisy people, I don't mind stay up late or watching TV. And I think we need to clean our flat equally and respect to each other.

Submitted by Amelle-TechLea… on Wed, 27/07/2022 - 19:27

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If I am in a foreign country for the purpose of learning their language, I prefer to share acommodation with one to two people because communication can help me a lot to improve my language skills, espacially listening and speaking. However, to avoid potential conflicts and disagrements, I would like to be with people who have respect for the others. Also personal hygiene is an important issue for me. I would like them to keep the place ( facilities and kitchen) clean after their use. I don’t smoke so, I cant share acommodation with smokers. Another point is that I don’t like noisy people but it doesn’t bother me if they stay up late watching TV or studying.

Submitted by Capt_hejazi on Mon, 25/07/2022 - 11:27

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I’m hejazi , I don’t like it to share room because I need to privacy but I love to know new people from different countries for teach the culture and practice language and also make a friends