Student Finance 2021/22?Watch
When can we start applying? Also, is now too early to book accommodation & pay deposits?
Accommodation allocation is something that is handled by your universities so you need to find out from then how and when you can apply - most universities will open accommodation applications in March/April but many wont allocate accommodation until August. There's no benefit to picking a firm choice early (and universities are prohibited from offering priority accommodation to applicants who pick a firm earlier than the June UCAS deadline).