Book your room before 26th September and claim up to £600 cashback

This offer has now ended

Looking for affordable, safe, and friendly accommodation close to your university? Our sought-after central locations are perfect for making the most of your student experience.

And we have limited rooms available right now!

Book for Helen Graham House - Holborn, Wood Green Hall - North London or Goldsmiths House - Camden, and we’ll give you up to £600 cash back. Book for Park House in Earl’s Court and we’ll give you £300.*

We know things are a little different right now, but you shouldn’t have to worry about your university accommodation.

That’s why we’ve changed our contracts to protect you if your course is affected by Covid-19. Read more.

We’ve also put in place new Covid procedures to ensure all our residents are safe. Read more.

What are you waiting for? The only thing left to do is complete your application!

Full terms and conditions are below.

Optivo Students – Sign Up Before 26th September 2020 Cashback Offer Terms and Conditions

This promotion is managed and operated by Optivo Students and applies to the 2020/21 academic applications only.


‘Academic Stay’ means a student booking for the 2020/21 academic year.

‘Account Number’ means the number assigned to you by the Optivo Students booking portal, also known as an entry ID.

‘Arrears’ means an account that owes money to Optivo.

‘Licence agreement’ means the contract between Optivo and the resident for the 20/21 academic year.

‘Nominations Agreement’ means a referral to an Optivo Students property from a participating academic partner.

‘Optivo’, ‘Us’ or ‘We’ means Optivo Students.

Sign Up Before 26th September 2020 Cashback Offer Terms and Conditions

  1. New applicants who book a room before 26th September – Receive up to £600 cashback
    1. To be eligible for up to £600 cashback for signing up, you must:
      1. Be a student.
      2. Have signed your licence agreement between 00:00am on Thursday 17th September 2020 and 16:59pm on Friday 25th September 2020.
      3. Have signed your licence agreement and paid your first week’s rent before 16:59pm on Friday 25th September 2020.
      4. Applied online through the Optivo Students booking portal.
      5. Not have a cancelled booking for 2020/21.​
  2. Cashback eligibility
    1. To be eligible for cashback:
      1. Your account must not be in Arrears on 23:59pm on 2nd November.
      2. You must abide by all house rules and can’t have any strikes against your name.
    2. Your cashback will be paid out on 15th December if the above criteria is met.
    3. Cashback payments will be made in the form of a voucher, pre-paid card or refund, no later than 15th December 2020. Alternate payment method requests cannot be facilitated.
    4. Optivo reserve the right to amend the date cashback will be granted, if for whatever reason it is not possible to meet the original date. If this happens, Optivo will notify you no later than 15th December with a new estimated date. We reserve the right to pay by alternative methods if necessary.
    5. Optivo reserve the right to grant the cashback at their discretion.
  3. Participating buildings
    1. Only applications to stay at the participating buildings outlined below will eligible:
      1. Goldsmiths House
      2. Helen Graham House
      3. Park House
      4. Wood Green Hall
  4. Cash back Amounts
    1. Cash back amount for signing up vary per building and are outlined below:​
      1. Goldsmiths House - £600
      2. Helen Graham House - £600
      3. Park House - £300
      4. Wood Green Hall - £600
  5. Overall terms and conditions
    1. The offer is subject to availability. We reserve the right to withdraw, modify or substitute the offer for another with different terms at any time during this promotion and without notice.
    2. The offer only applies to Academic Stays which are 40 weeks and longer.
    3. The offer doesn’t apply to bookings where the applicant is referred through a Nominations Agreement or is a student eligible to be referred through a nominations agreement.
    4. This offer can be applied in conjunction with the Refer a Friend Cashback offer. To ensure they are eligible, you must enter your referrer’s Account Number in your application at the time of booking. This cannot be applied retrospectively
    5. The offer will not apply to students who are taking over an existing tenancy, which has already begun.