Embarking on your university journey is an exciting and transformative time in your life. However, as you immerse yourself in the world of higher education, new friendships, and personal growth, safeguarding your possessions becomes even more critical.

At Matthew James, we recognise the unique challenges that students face, and we have designed our Student Content Insurance to provide comprehensive coverage explicitly tailored to the needs of university students.

We aim to offer you peace of mind, knowing that your valuable belongings are protected, leaving you free to focus on making the most of your university experience. With our expert guidance and personalised service, you can trust Matthew James to secure your student life with the right insurance solution for your specific situation.

Don't leave your possessions at risk

Get in touch with our team today to discuss your student contents insurance needs

Why Choose Student Contents Insurance with Matthew James Property Services?

Tailored Coverage for Students:

We recognise the distinct needs of students and have crafted our insurance policies to provide coverage for the possessions that matter most to you.

Competitive Premiums:

We understand that student budgets can be tight, so we strive to offer competitive premiums without compromising coverage quality.

Easy Claims Process:

In the event of a claim, our team is committed to guiding you through the process quickly and efficiently, providing the support you need during a challenging time.

Flexible Payment Options:

Our Student Contents Insurance offers a range of payment options, making it easy to find a plan that fits your budget.

Comprehensive Protection:

With our policies, you can enjoy peace of mind knowing that your belongings are protected against theft, fire, water damage, and more.

Why Student Contents Insurance is Essential:


Protecting valuable possessions like laptops, smartphones, and textbooks


Covering accidental damage caused by you or your guests  


Ensuring peace of mind in shared living situations  


 Providing coverage for belongings while in transit during moves

Tailoring Your Coverage to Your Needs:

  1. Options for single or shared room coverage  
  2. Extensions for high-value items like bicycles, musical instruments, or sports equipment  
  3. Adding coverage for temporary accommodation in case of emergencies

How to Choose the Right Student Contents Insurance:

  1. Comparing different policy features and coverage limits  
  2. Understanding policy exclusions and limitations  
  3. Assessing customer service and claims to handle

Tips for Maximising Your Insurance Coverage:

  1. Keeping an up-to-date inventory of your belongings  
  2. Implementing security measures to reduce the risk of theft  
  3. Reviewing and adjusting your coverage as needed

Call us now on

Or send us a message via our contact page

What Does Our Student Contents Insurance Cover?

Our Student Contents Insurance policies provide comprehensive coverage for a wide range of possessions, including:

  • Electronic devices, such as laptops, smartphones, and tablets
  • Textbooks and study materials
  • Clothing and personal items
  • Bicycles
  • Musical instruments

In addition to these standard inclusions, we offer optional extras to further tailor your coverage, such as protection for expensive or specialised equipment and extended cover for periods when you’re away from your student accommodation.

Expert Guidance

As you navigate the world of student content insurance, our team of experienced professionals is here to help you understand your options and find the best policy to suit your needs. From providing advice on the most suitable coverage to guiding you through the claims process, we are dedicated to supporting you every step of the way.

Frequently Asked Questions:

While some universities may include actual contents insurance in their accommodation fees, verifying the extent of the coverage and considering whether additional protection is necessary to safeguard your belongings is essential.

The cost of your premium will depend on several factors, including the level of coverage, the location of your accommodation, and any additional extras you choose to include in your policy.

Absolutely. At Matthew James, we understand that your needs may evolve throughout your university journey. Therefore, we are happy to review and adjust your policy to meet your requirements.

Secure Your Student Life with Matthew James Property Services

Investing in Student Contents Insurance with Matthew James Property Services is a smart move to protect your valuable possessions and ensure peace of mind during your time at university. With our comprehensive coverage options, competitive premiums, and dedicated support, you can focus on maximising your university experience while knowing your belongings are safe.  

Don’t leave your possessions at risk – contact our Matthew James Property Services team today to discuss your student contents insurance needs and discover how we can provide the perfect solution tailored t your unique situation.