HELP YOUR FRIENDS MAKE THEIR NEXT MOVE
Refer a friend to live with Downing Students for the 23/24 academic year and claim £200 cashback for every friend you refer. Your referred friend(s) will also receive £200 cash back. There’s no limit to the number of friends you can refer.
Read our full Terms & Conditions here
MAKE A BOOKING
You need to be a current Downing Students resident or will be a resident in 23/24.
GET YOUR UNIQUE ID
Once you have completed your booking you will receive a resident student ID.
SHARE YOUR RESIDENT ID
You need to share the ID number with your friends who must use this for their booking.
ENJOY YOUR £200
Cashback will be applied when the referred friend completes their booking.
REFER A FRIEND FAQ’s
Do I need to have lived with Downing Students to refer a friend?
Yes you need to be a current Downing Students resident or will be a resident in 23/24, as you need to provide your student ID number to friends to use when they book with us.
Who is eligible to apply for the refer a friend promotion?
Anyone who has been referred by a current Downing Student resident or a customer who will be a resident in 23/24. The booking must be made by 31st July 2023.
What is the promo code?
On your application please use the Downing Students ID for the student who has referred you.
How will I receive the cash back?
The cashback will be credited back to your rent account.
When will I receive the cash back?
Providing you have complied with all terms you will receive your cash back on your September rent payment. Alternatively, it will be deducted on your first payment if you are paying in full. Or, if you are a referrer no longer living with Downing Students, you will receive cash back no later than 31st December 2023.
Do I need to pay my booking fee before I invite / refer my friends?
You will need to pay a holding fee to secure your room and complete your booking. Once you have completed your booking you will receive a resident student ID. You need this ID number to provide to your friends who must use this to qualify for a refer a friend.
I have booked but I did not add the referrer’s student ID to my application form. Can I add this later?
No. If you forgot to state the promotion, you can contact the halls team at the accommodation and ask them to apply the code, subject to providing evidence that the referral occurred before making the booking and it must be added within 30 days of making the booking.
Is there a limit to how many friends I refer?
No, but you must ensure all referrals complete their booking using your student ID on their application form.
Will I receive referral cash back if my friend cancels their booking?
No, cashback will only be applied when the referred friend completes their booking and has paid monies owed according to the terms
Can I apply a referral offer to an existing booking?
No, if a booking has been made the refer a friend code must be added to the promotional field of the application form at the time of booking.
If you forgot to state the promotion, you can contact the halls team at the accommodation and ask them to apply the code (subject to providing evidence). However, the code can only be added retrospectively within 30 days of making the booking.