Your rent is paid in instalments spread out across the year to make it more manageable for you, these usually coincide with student finance payments and are in September, January, and May. There is also a deposit of £100 and a pre-rent instalment of £150 to pay in August, the exact date can be found on your statement.

 

The pre-rent instalment covers you from the date that you move in, until the first rent instalment is due at the end of September.