Pads For Students - The Location For Student House Rentals

Students - Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to register to use the site?

Users are able to use the search tools to look for student accommodation without registering. However if you want to use all other features of the website, then you will need to register your details, this will allow you access to some of the following things :

  • Create an advert for a spare room or accommodation that you may need or have available
  • Send/Receive direct messages from Landlords regsitered on website
  • Edit profile and upload your Photo
  • View details all of your favourite pads
  • And much more...

What if I forget my login details?

  • If you have registered but forgotten your details, simply use the password retrieval facility.  Your password will be emailed to the registered address.


  • Simple. Once you have seen a student property you like just click on the 'enquire now' button and fill in the required details. 

What is the purpose of My Favourite Pads?

  • This allows you to keep track of all of the student pads that you may have contacted, or wish to contact.
  • This functionality also provides you with easy access to profiles you are looking at without having to look through the property search results to find them.

Since I created a listing for a room I needed, my circumstances have changed.  What should I do?

  • If you created a listing for a room that you needed previously and you no longer wish to offer that room, you can simply edit the listing to reflect the change. Alternatively if you wish, you can delete the listing completely and create a new one.

We are a group of students looking for a house, can I place a listing on behalf of my student group?

  • Yes you can, by simply creating a listing for room(s), It would be a good idea to specify in the listing title or description what your group requirements are, for example ‘7 bedroom house needed in …'

How long are messages in my profile stored?

  • If you have created a listing and received enquiries from users, these messages will be stored for 60 days before being automatically deleted.

Will you sell my personal information to marketing companies?

  • No. Your personal information will not be sold and will only be used to inform you of any offers or news relating to Pads For Students and its associate companies.

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