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Blackfriars, 4 Blackfriars Road, Glasgow, Scotland, G1 1QL
Information for check-in day

Where do I collect my key?

You will receive a key card on arrival at the property, which you can use to access your room and communal areas.

Where can I park and unload my car?

Parking is located on-site and can be used for 15-30 minutes for drop-offs. As parking is extremely limited, customers are asked to unload and then move their car. There is also a privately run car park at the end of Blackfriars Road.

When can I move in?

You can check in at any point from the start date of your tenancy. You can find your start date in your tenancy agreement or by logging into MyAccount here.

We’ll send you further information on checking into Blackfriars soon.

Find out more about Blackfriars

Common room
The common room includes a TV, games console and table tennis, and can be found on the ground floor next to the reception area and main entrance.

Laundry facilities
There is a laundry room in Block 4 and Block 6. Machines are operated through the MyUnite app.

Outside space
There is an outdoor area at the back of the property with benches and a BBQ area.

There are 8 spaces available on at a cost of £20 per week for full tenancy lengths. Contact glasgow@unitestudents.com to book your space as soon as possible. They are allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Bike storage
Outdoor bike storage is available at Blackfriars behind block 4. If you are planning on bringing your bike, please remember to bring your own bike lock.

Recycling facilities are available at Blackfriars. Please take care not to contaminate bins with the wrong types of rubbish. Our general waste and recycling bins are situated at the back of our building, next to the car park. We also have British Heart Foundation charity donation points and food banks. Please keep an eye out for these in the laundry and in reception.

Fire test time and meeting point
Fire alarms are fitted throughout the property. Your fire alarm test day is Tuesday between 10 - 11am. Your fire assembly point is located outside Reception in Block 4.

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