Collecting Keys FAQs

Collecting Keys FAQs

What date can I move into my room?

Arrivals weekend for students coming to University in September is Saturday 31 August to Sunday 1 September 2019, 10am to 4pm both days.

If you arrive before these dates, there are guest houses and hotels nearby.

If you arrive after these dates please contact residences@abertay.ac.uk to make arrangements.

What do I need to do before I get my keys?

The Safety Induction MUST be completed before you can get your keys. This is in OASIS.

We will email you when the Induction is ready for you. Once you have completed the Safety Induction you can collect your keys.

Who do I contact to collect my keys?

You can collect keys during Arrivals Weekend (31 Aug-1 Sept 2019) between 10am-4pm.

Contact residences@abertay.ac.uk to arrange it.

 

 

What do I need to bring with me to collect my keys?

Please bring the following with you when you arrive to collect your keys:

  • A copy of your lease OR a copy of your accommodation acceptance email on your smart device (e.g. phone, tablet);

  • A form of photographic identification (such as your passport or driving licence).

How do I get my keys?

Meadowside & Lyon Street:  Collect keys from the Library building on Bell Street between 10am-4pm on Arrivals Weekend.

If you’re arriving later than 4pm during arrivals weekend, you need to arrange to pick up keys from Security on the ground floor of the Kydd building on Bell Street.

f you're arriving after the arrivals weekend, don’t worry, we can make arrangements for you. Contact residences@abertay.ac.uk.

Keiller Court & Parker House: Collect keys from their receptions at the specified date and time they’ve given you. If you can’t, contact them direct to discuss other arrangements.

 

What if I lose my keys?

During office hours (Monday–Friday 9am–5pm) please contact the Residence Office on 01382 308049.

Outside these times, call Security on 01382 308008.

Non-emergency call-outs may incur charges and any loss will result in a charge per key. But if you happen to find your keys and return the spare set to us, we will refund the charge.