Rental Terms

Riverwalk Student Accommodation – Academic Year 2017/18

Rental Period:1st September 2017 – 25th May 2018

Rent: Rent can only be paid as one lump sum payment, as two instalments, or by monthly payments (monthly payments by Standing Order ONLY). Details of these rental payment amounts can be seen in the table below:

Rental for one semester only:If you are booking for one semester only you will need to pay the rental for the semester in 1 lump sum payment.


All prices are subject to availability (All bedrooms ensuite)

Room Type

Weekly Cost

Full Payment

Instalments

Monthly Standing Order

Twin pps

€50

€1900

2 x €950

 €212

Standard Single

€73

€2774

2 x €1387

€309

Large Single

€78

€2964

2 x €1482

 €330

Double room
Single occupancy

€83

€3154

2 x €1577

€351

1st Semester is from 1st September 2017 – 22nd December 2017

2nd Semester is from 8th January 2018 – 25th May 2018

Methods of Payment:

  • Payment is by Cash, Bankers Draft, Postal Order or Credit Card ONLY. Please note that a 2.5% charge applies on credit card transactions.

Deposit:

There is a €300 deposit payable when you are making your reservation. This is a security deposit, in case of breakages and other charges which may be incurred during the course of the academic year. This deposit secures your booking until the 1st September, at which stage you must pay your first rental payment and your service charge. This deposit will only be refunded at the end of the rental period, minus any outstanding charges. Refunds will be made by cheque, and will be posted to your home address within 30 days of departure.

Service Charge:

  • There is a non-refundable service charge of €150 per student
  • There is a nominal charge of €5 included in the service charge for the rent of a TV.

Cancellation Policy:

If you move out of the accommodation during the occupancy period, you will forfeit your deposit and rental paid. If first years do not get their place in W.I.T. we will refund all monies paid, provided you cancel your booking within three days of the CAO first round offers. Refunds will be made by cheque, and will be posted to your home address within 30 days of cancellation. All cancellations must be confirmed in writing to: Accommodation Office, Riverwalk, Inner Ring Road, Waterford City.

Acceptance of Offers:

A lease agreement will be issued to all students with confirmation of their room booking. This agreement must be signed by both the student and their guarantor, and returned with the first rental payment before the 1st September 2017.

General Information:

Apartments are fully furnished and kitchens fully equipped. Students must provide their own bed linen, duvet, pillows etc. There is an internet connection point in each bedroom .

Water chargers : There will be a charge for water . The water charge will be the responsibility of the occupants . Please check out www.irishwater.ie for more information .

Electricity :  Each apartment is metered separately for electricity their supply and the tenants of the apartment are liable for all electricity used in equal shares . The electricity is supplied by Pinergy and is a pre-pay system (like a mobile phone). No electricity bills will be issued.

Television: A valid T.V licence is required by law for every apartment at which a TV set is held. It is the responsibility of the tenants to purchase a T.V licence for their apartment.