Staying at The Green


Check-In is at the NEW HUMBOLT RECEPTION building at The Green student village (green circle on map).

Humbolt Reception will be open for key collection and any queries at the following times. If you arrive outside these times you must report to the Richmond Building Security Office to collect your key (yellow square on map).

Thursday 25th August 2022
HUMBOLT Reception open for key collection: 12:00-18:00

Friday 26th August 2022
HUMBOLT Reception open for key collection: 12:00-20:00


Check-Out is easy, simply leave your keys in the room on Monday, and close the door behind you.

If you wish to check-out early for any reason, simply lock your key in the room on departure. Don’t forget to take all of your belongings with you!


Please direct all lock-out, noise complaint, security or first aid issues to the University security team on 01274 236 999, or go to Richmond Security.


ALL KEYS must be left in the room on departure day, please! You WILL be automatically locked out at 1pm and then you’ll need to ask Richmond Security to let you back in to collect your things, so don’t leave it to the last minute, please.

Car Parking

Please visit the dedicated PARKING page here.

What to Bring

You need to bring bedding (inc bed sheet, duvet, pillows etc), towels, cutlery, crockery and other kitchen utensils. These items are NOT provided, which is part of the way we can keep the costs so low.
Bring loo roll!
Please remember to bring these things with you, or you may need to visit the local supermarket…
Please DO NOT bring pets with you as these are not permitted in University Halls. Assistance Dogs ARE permitted, however. If you have an Assistance Dog of any kind please get in touch in advance if possible please. Details of how to contact us are on the Contact page.

In the event of problems

If you have any security or safety concerns, or in case of lost keys etc, please contact Richmond Building Security at any time, 24hrs a day, 7 days a week.
The desk phone number is +44(0)1274 236 999
Please note that all rooms and shared parts of the buildings will be inspected before anyone arrives. If however you discover any damage to the property, please report it immediately to the halls reception or Richmond Building Security as applicable.
Failure to highlight any issues on first arrival may result in you being responsible for them when the room is inspected on your departure, so please do make sure report any problems straight away.
– Thank you.


The halls and venue are both located on Longside Lane, and are part of the main University of Bradford campus. For travel advice, please visit our LOGISTICS page. Click here to visit the Logistics page. For on-site parking information, please visit the PARKING page. Click here to visit the Parking page.

The HUMBOLT Reception

You can find the new Humbolt Reception on Googlemaps by clicking here.
NOTE: the building is in the first Townhouse block on Richmond Road.

Richmond Building Security

You can find Richmond Security on Googlemaps by clicking here.
NOTE: the building is across the small car park and up the hill on Richmond Road when walking from The Green. CALL SECURITY ON 01274236999 any time 24/7.

This map snapshot shows the walking route from the halls to the venue (click image to zoom). The Richmond Building Security Office is identified with Yellow in the bottom right corner: