Family Information

Congratulations! Your son or daughter has been successful in securing a place at Burton and Garran Hall. We understand that the transition into university life isn’t just an adjustment for our residents, but also for their families. This page has been designed to try and answer any questions and quell any concerns that you may have before residents arrives at Burton and Garran Hall. We encourage you to have a read through this information and discuss any further questions or concerns with your family member.

Whilst their first time out of home can be unnerving, we treat all of our residents as adults and are unable to share any personal information with you. Our staff will always do the best we can to help you, but please be understanding of the restrictions we face due to privacy laws.

During their stay here, we will aim to ensure that your son or daughter has the best university experience possible by encouraging academic achievement and formation of new and diverse friendships. We offer excellent academic and pastoral support to our residents as well as a great community atmosphere encouraging participation in social, arts and sports events.


Q. My Child is Under 18

Q. What are the shared facilities like?

Q. Are there cleaners?

Q. How are accommodation fees to be paid?

Q. How do I contact a resident?

Q. If I am worried about a resident, is there someone I can contact?

Q. Does a contract at B&G cover the winter and summer holiday period?

Q. Are there facilities available if I would like to visit a resident?

Q. What information can the front office provide me with?

In the menu above you will also find some more helpful information so please feel free to browse this new resident section of our website.

Go to –

First Year Information

New Resident