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Make yourself at home

Causeway View is in an ideal location for making the most of your time in Aberdeen. It’s just five minutes' walk to the city centre for shopping, entertainment and eating out. It is also 15 minutes' walk to the beach, with its fairground and cinema complex – plus there are convenient local shops and takeaways right on your doorstep. There are also several bus stops within a minutes' walk of the property providing easy links to the universities, and Aberdeen College is just across the road.
Here you'll find everything you need to know about your new home and the surrounding area, as well as important information on check-in day, specific to your property.

What you will find in your flat


  • At least one oven with four hobs (depending on how many people are sharing the flat)
  • At least one cupboard per person
  • At least one fridge freezer
  • Microwave
  • Rubbish bin
  • Sofa(s)
  • Breakfast bar
  • Stools
  • Ventilation system


  • Beds are either three-quarter size or doubles in studio rooms
  • Desk with drawers 
  • Desk chair 
  • Wardrobe
  • Mirror 
  • Shelving
  • Bedside table
  • Under bed storage
  • Noticeboard


  • Shower
  • Washbasin
  • Mirror
  • Toilet
  • Toilet roll holder
  • Vanity light


  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Mop and bucket
  • Dustpan and brush
  • Iron and ironing board

Facilities at Causeway View

Reception opening times are 8am - 8pm Monday to Friday and 10am - 6pm Saturday.
Common Room
Located at the back of the main building, the common room includes a TV, pool table, football table and plenty of space to relax in. There is also a separate study room.
Study +
Located at the back of the main building, Study+ features 8 brand new desktop computers with sofware including: Logic Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Mathcad operating across Microsoft and Apple, an Amazon Echo, wireless charging ports and binding machine and thermal laminator.
Laundry Facilities
There are two laundry rooms at Causeway View. One located by reception, the second located in Building 1 on the ground floor. Machines are operated with the Unite Students Laundry app.
Outside Space
There are two food terraces as well as a courtyard with  benches and table tennis.
There is no on site parking available at Causeway View. There are spaces available on a first come, first served basis at Spring Gardens which is 5 minutes' walk. These are charged at £10 per week.
Bike Storage
Bike storage is available at Causeway View – if you are planning on bringing your bike then please remember to bring your own bike lock.
General waste, mixed waste and food waste recycling are all disposed of at Causeway View.
Fire Test Day
Fire alarms are fitted throughout the property. Your fire alarm test day is Monday at 11am. Your fire assembly point is located in the middle of the car park.
Key Type
You will be met at reception where you will receive your contactless Ving Key Card on arrival at the property, which you can use to access your room and communal areas.
Our Emergency Contact Centre is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Just call 0300 303 1611 for assistance.

Important information for check-in day at Causeway View

Where do I collect my key?

You will be met at reception where you will receive your contactless Ving 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 onsite with a 15-20 minute drop off service. As parking is limited, customers are asked to unload and then move their car to the 3 hour max stay Morrisons car park just a few minutes' walk away.

Where is Causeway View?

Causeway View
AB25 3DD

When can I move into Causeway View?

You can move in at any point between the start of your tenancy and up to four weeks later. Got an Android or iOS phone? Tell us when you plan to arrive in the free MyUnite app.
Download the app, select Check-in day from the main menu, and choose your preferred date and time. Not sure when your tenancy starts? Your start date is displayed in the app as you go through this process.
Need to change your arrival date or time? Just go back to the app and edit your choices. And don't worry if you get delayed on moving day, we’ll get you settled whenever you arrive.

Getting online

Get online as soon as you arrive by registering for your Wi-Fi before you get there.

Checking in guide

You can find all the essential information you need for checking in here.

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From maintenance requests to laundry machines, there's plenty you can do with the MyUnite App.

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