The easiest way to pay your Accommodation fees

TransferMate makes it easier and cheaper for international students to pay for their fees. At Urban Student Life, we know that our international students often get caught out by annoying transfer fees when paying for their accommodation. We don’t think that’s fair, so we’ve teamed up with our buddies at TransferMate to help you pay your accommodation fees without wasting precious funds on additional fees or charges….


STEP 1. Confirm your Urban Student Life ID number.

STEP 2. Visit the payment website and complete the brief registration form. Choose between wire transfer and card payment. Click ‘YES’ you are ready to pay today and then select ‘Process Transaction’.

STEP 3. Transfer the funds to the advised bank account.

STEP 4. Email with a copy of your passport, and your invoice letter from and if you chose wire transfer a copy of the payment receipt.

STEP 5. Once TransferMate receive your funds and required documents, they will transfer the funds to us at and email you confirmation of payment. Sorted!

How does it work?

Pay your accommodation fees via TransferMate using a simple 3 step process.

  1. Register on the secure TransferMate domain and enter your payment details.
  2. You’ll receive the exchange rate for that day.
  3. Once funds are received by TransferMate, these funds are immediately transferred into our account from the TransferMate bank account in the UK.

What are the benefits?

  • A more streamlined payment process
  • No international sender/receiver fees
  • Great exchange rates
  • 24 hour customer service from TransferMate
  • 24 hour online tracking of payments
  • Bulk payment options

TransferMate lets you make international payments to for free, without paying international banking charges while receiving competitive foreign exchange rates. We think it’s a brilliant option! If you’re an international student staying with, you can use this secure, fast method to make your accommodation fee payments to us.