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Arrivals Weekend: Keys & Car Parking

By JordanBrowzer 25 Aug 2019

As we gear up towards move in weekend here are some of the boring, but important snippets of info you need to be aware of...

Getting Here

The roads around Sheffield are likely to be very busy on arrivals weekend, 21st & 22nd September 2019.

Site management will be working around the clock to to get you checked in as quickly as possible. 

Keep an eye on the live traffic news to find out where traffic is at its busiest so that you can avoid these areas.

SWFC v Fulham - SAT 21st Sept

Sheffield Wednesday will be playing at home (Hillsborough) on Saturday 21st September, kick-off at 3pm. Traffic will be at its heaviest in the build up to kick-off  & post match.

Sheffield 10K - SUN 22nd Sept

The Sheffield 10k run returns to the city on Sunday 22nd September and a number of roads will be affected by closures on the day.

Make sure you to plan your route before setting off and check road closure information.

Parking & Unloading

Parking onsite and around halls is limited. Please be considerate to other students arriving and move your vehicle as soon as possible to enable others to unload and check in. But don't stress as halls staff will be on hand to help direct you to where you need to go, or help you find a car park.

View some of the car parking options in Sheffield city centre here & via Sheffield City Council.

Key Collection

Once you have completed your SHUstart Welcome you will be able to login to the SHU Accommodation Portal to select an arrival slot from the times available. 

There is also the option to arrive early - contact your hall of residence directly for more info!

Keys are collected directly from your hall of residence.

See you soon!