Lister House FAQs
Keys are usually collected directly from Lister House office, but please read the separate ‘arrival letter’ for further information as we are only open part time and do need to know your date and time of arrival in ad- vance.
Lister House is approx 25 mins walk to the main campus, a 40mins walk to St Andrew’s Building, 30mins walk to the Vet School and a 10mins walk to Gartnavel Hospital.
There is a bus stop~8 mins walk from Lister House where you can travel part route to the main campus. This bus is operated by First Bus: https://www.firstgroup.com/greater-glasgow
+44 (0) 141 357 0556 or +44 (0) 141 330 6182
The Lister House office is open only part time. The office is usually open between 9.30am- 12noon Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please check for any changes or updates left on the office door or via email.
Our main office, the Student Apartments Office, is open Monday– Friday 8:00– 17:00. It is located on Campus near The Library and The Fraser Building at 89 Gibson Street.
There is a Living Support Assistant available from 18:00 to 8:00. weekdays and during the weekend from 18:00 on Friday to 8:00 on the Monday morning. You can also contact security at the Gatehouse on University Avenue out of office hours if there is an emergency—their number is 0141 330 4282.
Yes, you can book to stay over the summer months with Accommodation Services’ staff. They can be contacted by phoning 0141 330 4743 or emailing email@example.com.
We would be delighted to show you around but please arrange a visit in advance as the office is only open part time.
Glasgow is cold and wet in the winter it is most important to have suitable clothing. Residents in single rooms will need towels, crockery, cooking utensils, saucepans, etc.
Residents in studios and family flats have basic crockery etc. provided in their kitchen but will need to bring towels.
Please note there are strict restrictions on electrical items which can be brought/ used in the building -see‘Electrical letter’ for further details.
A medical practice, Barclay Medical Practice, is located at the Fraser Building on campus and there are a few doctors practices between Lister House and campus.
further information is available from
Byres Road is the main shopping and social area in the West End and is en-route for students studying on the main campus. There are also some convenience stores located within a short walking distance of Lister House on Cleveden Road, Kelvindale Road (incl.a post office) and at the junction of Gt. Western Road and Kirklee Road. There is a 24hr Tesco in Maryhill which is popular with residents.
Yes, in our east carpark we host a recycling area. There’s a glass recycling bin, a food waste bin and a pa- per/plastic bottle/can recycling bins. There is also a British Heart Foundation charity bin for collecting do- nated items for their shops. These are located beside our general refuse bins. Residents are encouraged to recycle as much as possible but are asked empty internal bins into main bins daily and not store items in their kitchens/rooms.
There is a garage for bikes; a key is available on request. Bikes are not permitted inside the building.
Yes we have two car parks. Please provide the office with your car details.
Lister House is located in a quiet, residential area near the Botanic Gardens. It is situated beside Winton Flats and Queen Margaret Residence.
Please refer to the Accommodation Services Overnight Guest policy and procedure. Please note that overnight guests are not permitted during Freshers' Week and Arrivals Weekend.
Replacement key(s) can be issued via the office. Current charges are from £25 per key. Please take great care not to label your key or keep it with your address details.
Each room/flat has a small mail box located at the bottom of the staircase at each side of the building. Mail is distributed to this box by hall staff or living support assistants.
If an item of mail is too large for the mailbox or if it requires a signature then it may be kept in the office and a note will be left for you.
Please note the office is only open part time and we cannot guarantee to be in the office at the time of your delivery, if this causes you concern please use a drop off address near campus for your delivery.
Once you leave Lister House your mail will be returned to sender.
Your accommodation fees are paid via the University student system MyCampus. Please see the MyCampus website for further information.
- Read Next
- Virtual Pub Quiz with Student Apartments Reflection Room at KHR Movie Meltdown at QMR: Spooky Season Maclay Monthly Games Night Student Apartments and Lister House Weekly Update (15 October) QMR Weekly Update (11 October) Mental Health Resources IRN-BRU Energy Maclay Residences Weekly Update - 15th October Eat, Drink, Relax Today at Wolfson Hall
- Maclay Residences 360 Degree Image Gallery Kelvinhaugh Street 360 Degree Image Gallery Lister House 360 Degree Image Gallery Winton Drive Winton Drive 360 Degree Image Gallery Queen Margaret Residence 360 Degree Image Gallery Kelvinhaugh Gate 360 Degree Image Gallery Murano Street Student Village 10 ways to make halls feel like home Student Apartments 360 Degree Image Gallery