International students

Can I pay in cash?
Unfortunately, we do not currently accept cash payments, and all payments need to be made via bank transfer. If you have any queries regarding how to make a...
Tue, 12 Sep, 2023 at 4:25 PM
What time can I arrive?
You can arrive at any time that suits you. There is someone available 24hrs a day so you can arrive whenever you need to. Although if you are expected to ar...
Tue, 12 Sep, 2023 at 4:26 PM
Registering with a Drs surgery
It is important that you register with a doctor whilst you are living in the UK.   Contact the University for details of the university healthcare system.
Tue, 12 Sep, 2023 at 4:26 PM
How do I set up a mobile phone?
We recommend buying a UK sim card to keep costs down. There are two options to choose from: Pay as you go – this is the safest option. You can pick up a si...
Tue, 12 Sep, 2023 at 4:27 PM
Food Shopping
If you have recently arrived in the UK and are wondering where the best – and cheapest – place is to do your food shopping, then we would recommend Lidl or ...
Tue, 12 Sep, 2023 at 4:27 PM
Places of Worship
St Matthews Church - S1 4FT Baitul Afiyat Mosque - S4 7YQ Sikh Temple - S4 7WT Hindu Samaj Sheffield - S4 7JQ  Sheffield Buddhist Centre - S6 3RT Shef...
Thu, 1 Sep, 2022 at 9:30 AM
Bedding & Kitchen Packs
We understand that if you need to travel far then you might not be able to bring everything that you need with you.  To help make things easier, you can pu...
Tue, 12 Sep, 2023 at 4:27 PM
What are the best ways to get around?
The Pinnacles is conveniently located less than a 7 minute walk to the train station, and a 10 minute walk to Sheffield Hallam University. You will also fin...
Tue, 12 Sep, 2023 at 4:28 PM
How can I meet other students?
Spend time in the on-site common room to meet other students. You can also reach out to students through our resident Facebook Group and organise get togeth...
Tue, 12 Sep, 2023 at 4:29 PM
Where can I register a bank account?
Having a UK bank account will help make things much easier for you whilst living in the UK. There are lots of student bank options available to you, and som...
Tue, 12 Sep, 2023 at 4:29 PM