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Arriving in Malta

Before you can move into your room you will be required to have signed a sub-lease agreement for the duration of your stay and to have paid your first terms rent and deposit fee.  The amounts due depend upon your accommodation offer which was sent to you by email. If you have not completed these tasks please contact the Malta Accommodation Support Team before trying to collect your keys. 

Travel information and campus maps

Arriving by car

Key collections

Register with the local doctor – please refer to your Student Handbook for details on how to access local health care in Gozo.

Arriving by car

If you intend to arrive on campus by car, please park find suitable parking nearby (there is plenty but please check for restrictions).  There is on-street parking at the Hillock Residences. 

Airport Collections 

There will be a free bus service for new students arriving at Luqa Airport, Malta on Monday 10 September and Tuesday 11 September to take students to Sir Refalo College. For more information please click here

Key collections

You can collect your keys and move into your room from the commencement date given on your sub-lease agreement or any day after the commencement date of your sub-lease agreement.  You will need to produce a copy of your accommodation confirmation email in order to collect your keys. Staff will be available from 9am – 5pm to collect your keys from the reception area of the Refalo 6th Form College, Victoria, Gozo.  If you arrive after this time then you must book a late arrival by contacting   

Staff will meet you at the Hillock to assist with your arrivals and any queries you may have

From Monday 10th Sept

0900 - 1700

Airport transfers to Sir Refalo 6th Form College for key collection

Gozo transfer from Sir Refalo 6th Form College to Hillock

1700- 0000

Late arrivals process – please book by contacting

Transport from the Hillock Residences to The Refalo 6th Form will begin on Wednesday 12th September promptly at 8.30am.

Connecting to wi-fi in Halls when you arrive

Wi-Fi is available to students living in QMUL managed accommodation in the Hillock Residences.  Details on how to connect your device will be handed out on arrival when you collect your keys.

Please note that this service is not connected to the QMUL network.  However, as soon as you enrol, you will be able to obtain full access to the IT services at QMUL when you are in the Refalo and the Anatomy Centre.

Bedding, towels and kitchen equipment

A full inventory of items, which are provided in the Hillock Residences is in your student handbook.  All bedding, towels, kitchen equipment, iron and ironing boards, for example, are provided but you should check the list.  You may bring your own items with you (be mindful of your luggage & transfer allowance) but you will need to keep the inventory

Register with the local doctor

Please refer to your Student Handbook (page 17) for details on how to access local health care in Gozo.


You should obtain insurance for your personal belongings which should cover accidental damage.  The costs will depend upon the items you are bringing with you and their value; key areas to check are the value of your computer equipment. Additional insurance will be required for bicycles and mobile phones.  The university cannot make any recommendations regarding insurance companies and you should find one that suits your own particular requirements.