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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.

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Submitted by LamVanPhuong on Wed, 13/10/2021 - 12:09

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i would like to share my room with kind people and good cook, especially active people will catch my attention because i am an introvert so i want to contact with them so that i can become more social

Submitted by khin hnin on Mon, 11/10/2021 - 13:33

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I prefer single room with bathroom. I don't like to share with other. I would like to live quietly. One of my habits is that I sleep off-light at night. If my roommate's habit is different to me, it will not be fine for us. So I more prefer single room.

Submitted by Ibrahembotet on Sat, 09/10/2021 - 22:39

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I would like to share a house with people who are not smoking, and regular in pray and do that five times every day, and people who practice sports every day, and who like playing football, and who follow all matches in the world Championships.
I prefer people who are watching series and films and listens to English music.
I would share facilities with another person, but I would have a private room.

Submitted by Shun on Wed, 08/09/2021 - 13:03

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I would like to share a house or flat with anyone who is non smoker, like to stay up late, friendly, organized and keeps clean.

Submitted by DW on Tue, 06/07/2021 - 09:18

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I would like to share a house or flat with a non-smoking person as I do not smoke. I hope my roommate is not an alcoholic since it is hard to live with someone who drunk all the time. Other than these two points, I think I can accept roommates of any style. Whether we have common hobbies is not so important to me, I think we can learn from each other, or maybe I can learn something interesting from my roommates.

Submitted by Hnin Kay Khaing on Mon, 21/06/2021 - 15:59

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I would prefer to share with other people who doesn't like noisy and dirty place.

Submitted by Veronikka on Tue, 18/05/2021 - 18:51

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I would like to share a house or flat with people of another countries who be non smoking, honest, organize and respect.

Submitted by Giuliana on Fri, 23/04/2021 - 04:28

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I would like to live with anyone who be very friendly, non smoking, organizated, good person and idk, honestly in this momento i don't know what kind of people i would like to live but really i would like them to be very friendly and organizated.

Submitted by Ehsan on Tue, 13/04/2021 - 08:06

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I would like to share a house with people from different countries but with common habits with me.

Submitted by Andrea Valencia on Mon, 12/04/2021 - 14:50

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I would like to share a house or apartment with young people who like exercise and sports, also study and know how to make delicious meals. I would like them to be nice people.

Submitted by Camila Abreu on Mon, 05/04/2021 - 21:17

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I would like to share an accomodation with someone who likes to play sports and go hiking. Someone who prefer to live better in the morning and is organized and keeps clean. Also, a partner who ocasionally enjoys partying on campus.

Submitted by Bandar 777 on Thu, 01/04/2021 - 15:15

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funny hard working and to be honest and don't be hebiqreat

Submitted by MikhailZatopliaev on Mon, 29/03/2021 - 23:23

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Name: Mikhail Surname: Zatopliaev Gender: Male Email: Phone Number: What type of accommodation would you prefer? I prefer double-room with one bathroom. Wich location would you prefer? I prefer on-campus location. Are you smoke? No, I am not. Do you have some needs that affect your housing request? No, I haven't I like learning, and I prefer if there was student that like too. I wake up early, and don't like go to bad late. I eat meet.

Submitted by TIa vinaka on Mon, 22/03/2021 - 02:51

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I would like to share a house with people who are friendly, not sensitive and like to keep everything clean.

Submitted by Sasha from Russia on Sun, 21/02/2021 - 14:45

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I prefer not to wake up early, go to bed about 12 or later. I don’t smoke. I like to eat different foods, listen to music, read, watch series and movies, and sometimes play video games. I like to travel and people with an open mind. I would like to share accommodation with people who respect the personal space of the neighbors.

Submitted by CibeliCardoso on Sat, 20/02/2021 - 00:22

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I would like to share a house with girls.

Submitted by In on Tue, 09/02/2021 - 10:33

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I would like to share a flat with people around my age, open mind, that they like to take care of their healthy, vegetarians.

Submitted by Sara Kalafat on Sat, 30/01/2021 - 18:12

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For the accommodation i prefer a quiet and comfort room outside the campus and a private room

Submitted by Sara Kalafat on Sat, 30/01/2021 - 18:10

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i like my room mate to be exactly like me, a quiet and social person and i don't mind for anything

Submitted by German on Tue, 26/01/2021 - 01:48

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I would like to share accomodation with persons that like to read and to study and too make exersice sometimes

Submitted by suji on Thu, 21/01/2021 - 11:03

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I would like to share the room with non smoker,vegan,early riser,less talkative and one who maintain cleanliness.

Submitted by marina_minsk2021 on Sat, 09/01/2021 - 16:05

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I prefer to get up early and want to share with other morning people. I don’t smoke, but I don’t mind smoking or non-smoking accommodation. My roommate's food preferences don't matter, too, if she won’t try to change mine. The most important thing for me is a sensible measure of communication, the opportunity to relax in silence, so the ideal roommate is a friendly introvert, who respects the personal space of the neighbor.

Submitted by joselo on Fri, 08/01/2021 - 22:21

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Since I will not describe myself as a talkative person, I will say prefer to share the room with a quiet roomate. Additionally, I wake up early every day an exercise after have eaten a healthy breakfast. Therefore, it would be better to share the room with someone with the same routines and way of living. Finally, I do not smoke hence to share the room with a non-smoker is a must.

Submitted by juliana27 on Fri, 08/01/2021 - 21:30

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I would like to share a an accommodation with people from all over the world, who enjoy talking. It's important to be organised people too.

Submitted by Rabia Syed on Wed, 30/12/2020 - 17:01

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I am not Very talkative Person so I want to share my room with whose who is serious. Don't talk to Much. Hardworking and like to work with other. Get up early in the morning. Do exercise on daily Basis. Don't listen music in high volume because I like Peacefull environment.

Submitted by Khin Yee Mon Khaing on Tue, 22/12/2020 - 03:26

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I like talkative friends sometimes. I am lazy without talkative friends. We all together eat and speak and do our homework. And I like the one who reads books a lot and sings music. We share our knowledge and sing together. And I am a night person and night owl. So I wanna be my flatmate a night person.

Submitted by Khin Oo on Tue, 08/12/2020 - 06:23

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I don't like to share with other. I want to be peaceful. Some of my friends are very inquisitive and very talkative. I cannot bear it. I want to be free. I like private. I like reading silently.

Submitted by Hsu on Fri, 04/12/2020 - 14:10

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I would like to share having good mind and funny person.I always used to listen and sing the music loudly .So I want like me to have same hobby.

Submitted by Pola on Mon, 23/11/2020 - 17:00

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I would prefer to share with other people who don't like late nights and share a kitchen with non meat eaters, if possible share a bathroom with one person .

Submitted by Thunyarat on Sun, 22/11/2020 - 21:47

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I would like to share the room with clean, healthy and not lazy. Always help me clean the bathroom after shower put the town on hang rack nicely.

Submitted by Khant Khant on Mon, 02/11/2020 - 14:19

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I would like to share a flat with someone who loves peace and silent. I don't like a talkative person so I would prefer to share with the one who respect the other person's privacy.

Submitted by Ruby on Thu, 29/10/2020 - 19:13

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I get tired of people quickly, so I don’t wanna share room with someone. Home for me a place where I can relax. But if it’s necessary I would prefer to share room with quiet, clean girl :)

Submitted by Maychin on Thu, 22/10/2020 - 10:04

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I want to share my apartment with someone who is a greedy reader and has a sense of humour.I could put up with a talkative person but a smoking one.

Submitted by thaika354 on Wed, 14/10/2020 - 04:20

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I am not a talkative person also not so good at communicate with others so I prefer to share a room with someone that'll respect other's personal space but with a reasonable idea of it, not too much

Submitted by habibao.medo on Mon, 12/10/2020 - 18:46

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someone who like watching movies and anime . both of us need to clean every day we don't want our room to be dirty . someone who is not very smart to teach each other or she/he will be very smart so they can teach me i don't like waking up very early . also they read novels or something also non-smoker

Submitted by Moon Wathan on Mon, 12/10/2020 - 16:03

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I would like to share a house with nearly the same as like me. I love travelling and talking about the future plan. And then, I like to learn different language. If possible, I want to live with the person from different country and different language. I want to learn their language and their culture, their tradition.

Submitted by Ugulhan on Mon, 28/09/2020 - 07:43

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I don't mind sharing facilities, But since 2017 I am living a single room with bathroom and I used to get living this right now.

Submitted by Nguyen Anh Tu on Thu, 10/09/2020 - 04:53

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I would like to share room with people who have same characters as me. I don't smoke so I would prefer non-smoking accomodation. In addition, I usually go to bed early so I would prefer to share with other people who don't like late nights either.

Submitted by popo1011 on Wed, 09/09/2020 - 08:52

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I prefer to share my room with a person who is homebody , do not be talkative and noisy, love to read books, helpful and encouragement in study and work.

Submitted by Giahaitruong on Tue, 01/09/2020 - 17:04

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On honest, I'm a vegetarian, a morning guy and a non-smoking person so I would like to share my accommodation with a person who like non-meat-eating and be able to wake up early to exercise with me. I'm also looking forward to live a optimistic and glass-half full person as we can talk about positive story.

Submitted by Matt18 on Mon, 24/08/2020 - 09:41

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I'd rather have an ensuite room in a campus among the people because I would like to meet people and make a friend. I am an early bird person and go bed early as well. I would prefer share a kitchen with non smoker and healthy eater person. I am a computer user and I play music instrument too.

Submitted by shironeiko on Sun, 23/08/2020 - 08:57

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If possible, I want to share room with a beautiful girl who do exercises everyday so I could be affected. About food, I don't like snack so it's better if her don't like it, too.

Submitted by Rinaa on Sun, 16/08/2020 - 22:15

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I would like to have a Single room with a bathroom. I mind sharing facilities so I will request a room with no shared bathroom. I have a special need for the food, I'm allergic in nuts so I want to be sure, that my meals won't include any nuts ingredients. Usually, I stay up late because I study at night so I would like to share the apartment with someone who isn’t a morning person. I love swimming and I have a problem with my back pain, so I want to have access to the swimming pool. I'm ready to pay extra fees for the pool. I would like to share the apartment with non-smoking, reasonable, tidy and quiet flatmates.

Submitted by Venus on Sun, 09/08/2020 - 16:57

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Being a respecting person of personal space myself, it is obvious that a talkative and nosy person will never be a suitable match as my flatmate. I believe that having a like-minded flatmate is just as valuable as finding a soulmate. A person who has a comfortable level of openness blended together with an appropriate amount of maturity to share the chores and stories is whom I am looking for.

Submitted by Phan Bao Dung on Tue, 04/08/2020 - 18:41

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I like everything neat and tidy so I prefer to share my house or flat with other people the same as me. I only share the living room and the kitchen because all three bedrooms in the flat are en suite. I don't care if my roommate is a vegetarian or not, a night owl, or an early bird but necessarily a non-smoker. I hope my flatmates to be honest, friendly, diligent, and especially good at foreign languages. I can learn a lot of things from them.

Submitted by Monserrat HES on Thu, 30/07/2020 - 00:28

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I would like to share room with people from another countries that me. I like meeting people! I am not a smoker. So, I would like to share no smoke acommodation. I'm a morning person and I like to be alone. I want the place to be quiet.

Submitted by Mai Khin Nway Shein on Tue, 28/07/2020 - 06:55

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I would like to share room or flat or house who has same characters with me if possible. I don't like those people who likes late night, I also don't like talkative people and I can't sleep if the light is on.

Submitted by Hennadii on Fri, 17/07/2020 - 18:18

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Eek! It's a tough question. I'm kind of introvert person so I'm not a pally kind of guy if you ask. No, I like to talk to someone, share some funny stuff or laugh at something but I like to be alone sometimes. I like reading or listening to music without anybody. So I glad I didn't share a room with someone in my university days. If I had to? Well, it's definitely should be a morning person, I get up quite early and it's good to feel comfortable and not trying to stay quiet. Non-smoker, of course. As for me, I'm a social smoker and can treat myself with a cigar in the company but I hate cigarette smoke. And of course, it must be someone with sense of humor. I can't share the room with someone boring ))

Submitted by Dastenova Firuza on Sun, 12/07/2020 - 17:38

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I would like to share a room first of all with responsible people. I hate irresponsibility. I also like people who eat healthy food and nonsmokers. Living with funny and positive people is useful for health too.
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