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    Hi, just recieved my accomodation offer from UCLan. I intend to start uni in september, but they want a £250 reservation fee upfront. I won't have that kind of money till i get my mantainance loan. What do i do?
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    Hi, just recieved my accomodation offer from UCLan. I intend to start uni in september, but they want a £250 reservation fee upfront. I won't have that kind of money till i get my mantainance loan. What do i do?
    Not their problem

    Borrow it from family or see if you can get your bank to loan you the money.
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    Not their problem

    Borrow it from family or see if you can get your bank to loan you the money.
    Looks like there's no hope for me, thanks anyway
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    Get a student bank account and take out an overdraft
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    (Original post by Jaybeegee47)
    Hi, just recieved my accomodation offer from UCLan. I intend to start uni in september, but they want a £250 reservation fee upfront. I won't have that kind of money till i get my mantainance loan. What do i do?
    Try the private halls in preston if you can't afford uclans reservation fee, there's one on moor lane with a £1 reservation fee and no deposit and i believe most of the other private accomodation has low fees too.
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    (Original post by Jaybeegee47)
    Hi, just recieved my accomodation offer from UCLan. I intend to start uni in september, but they want a £250 reservation fee upfront. I won't have that kind of money till i get my maintenance loan. What do i do?
    Hi Jaybeegee47,

    The best thing to do would to contact the accommodation team on 01772 892529, explain your situation and see if they can do anything for you.

    But as another member suggested, go to your bank and you can open a Student Account and receive an overdraft (meaning you can go below £0 and will not have to pay any interest). Then pay the fee off with that and then it will immediately be paid back via your maintenance loan. I would suggest looking up this as an alternative.

    Hope this helps,

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    (Original post by Jaybeegee47)
    Hi, just recieved my accomodation offer from UCLan. I intend to start uni in september, but they want a £250 reservation fee upfront. I won't have that kind of money till i get my mantainance loan. What do i do?
    If you wnat to pen a bank account then you need to check what the requirments are. It might be an unconditional offer and acceptance confirmation from UCAS.
 
 
 
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