One of the best student accommodation in Hatfield. They offer a piece of mind living conditions as well as an environment that encourages studying. It also always for social interaction of the students through their social events and recreational activities.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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What is the monthly rent?

Single studios:  – R 6,500 per student
Double-bunk Sharing Studios: R 4,450 per student

What is this about meal vouchers?

If you are a NSFAS Bursary holder and took a Sharing Bunk-Bed Studio you have the option to get meal vouchers included in your rental. Note – your monthly rental amount will be for the full NSFAS Accommodation amount (minimum of R5300 per month).

The quantity of the meal vouchers will be different depending on the term of your lease agreement.

  • 11 Month Lease Agreements – 9 meal vouchers
  • 10 Month Lease Agreements – 22 meal vouchers

**Note meal vouchers will ONLY be provided once full NSFAS approval is received and confirmation thereof is provided to the Student Accounts office at Studios@Burnett.

How long is the lease agreement (how many months)?

The Lease Agreement is for 11 Months (starting 1 Feb 2021 and ending 31 Dec 2021), however with February that passed, if you would like to apply for a 10 Month Lease Agreement, you are most welcome. (starting 1 March and ending 31 Dec 2021).

What is the community fee of R 400.00 for and is it compulsory?

The Student Community fee is an all-access fee to attend and be part of all the Student Life & Community activities. You will also receive a welcome pack (incl House T-Shirt) – it is compulsory.

What is included in the rental amount?
  • Unlimited Wi-Fi @ 5 MB/s speed
  • Includes water
  • Includes R100 p/m electricity – Single Studio | R75 p/m Sharing Studio
  • 4x Laundry Tokens p/m

If you are a NSFAS Bursary holder and took a Sharing Bunk-Bed Studio you have the option to get meal vouchers included in your rental. Note – your monthly rental amount will be for the full NSFAS Accommodation amount (minimum of R5300 per month).

The quantity of the meal vouchers will be different depending on the term of your lease agreement.

  • 11 Month Lease Agreements – 9 meal vouchers
  • 10 Month Lease Agreements – 22 meal vouchers

**Note meal vouchers will ONLY be provided once full NSFAS approval is received and confirmation thereof is provided to the Student Accounts office at Studios@Burnett.

Can you leave belongings when you go home at the end of the year and will there be a storage fee charged?

If you decide to leave items in your room it must be locked in the cupboard and may not include any food. We deep clean, fumigate, and repair rooms during January and cannot be held liable for items left in the room. If you do leave items in the room the storage fee will be R1000.00 for January 2021.

Can I pay the deposit on a monthly basis as I am not able to pay in full now?

Yes you are more than welcome to arrange the terms with the Student Accounts Department. Admin fee however is payable before a room can be allocated to you.

Is there parking available and how does it work?

Yes, you are welcome to apply by sending an email to info@studiosburnett.co.za – there is limited space so please book quickly. The cost is R350 per parking bay per month.

Can I terminate/cancel the lease agreement during the year?

Yes, you may cancel the lease at any time. There is however an early cancellation penalty as per the lease agreement – in accordance with the Rental Housing Act and CPA Act.

NSFAS only pay for 10 months who is liable for the outstand balance if the lease contract is 11 months?

You will need to pay a top-up each month to cover the last month rent.

I am funded by NSFAS - do I still pay a deposit?

Yes, you need to pay a deposit – the special till 30 November is only R500 – thereafter the full deposit is payable – however, you can also pay that over the term of the lease.

What does the room have inside?

The room is furnished with a bed, cupboard, desk, fridge, chair, and dustbin. The room includes kitchenettes, microwaves, and a Snappy Chef induction plate. Sharing rooms share bathrooms & Single rooms have their own bathroom. Bathrooms include a toilet, shower with curtain, and basin – please refer to the website for the full list.

What do I bring when I move in such as bedding and cutlery?

Bring your bedding, cutlery, bathroom essentials, stationery, and books, also bring your musical instrument and sports gear. Remember the lock for the door and if you want to prepare some food. Otherwise, you are welcome to buy from the canteen.

We want to move in during January 2022 is it possible and what date?

Yes it is possible please speak to the Student Accounts department to arrange and set the dates.

Is there a kettle in the room?

No, you can bring your own kettle or expresso machine.