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Student contents insurance

Student contents insurance

Cover while you're studying

Design your own cover to protect stuff against loss theft or damage in your student home – add the cover you need for the items you have, like bikes, gadgets and more.

You're not just covered, you're Barclaycovered

  • Choose the level of cover you need, from £2,000 to £15,000
  • Add other covers such as gadget, bike and sports equipment
  • You're covered while you're moving your possessions to and from your student home

Why get student insurance?

If the things you take to uni aren’t covered by your parents’ insurance, they could be costly to replace if they’re lost, stolen or damaged. Our student insurance lets you enjoy uni life with the comfort of knowing your possessions are protected in your term-time home.

Student contents cover

Gadget cover

Protect your gadgets such as your smartphone, laptop, tablet and digital camera from loss, theft and damage, whether you’re at home or anywhere else in the world.

Personal items cover

Protection for the things you usually have with you, like watches, jewellery, books and cash, wherever you are in the world.

Bike cover

If you’d be stuck without your bike, add bike cover to your policy. We’ll cover all the bikes at your address up to the same value, too.

Sports equipment cover

Protect your sports equipment and specialised clothing against loss, theft or damage, wherever you are in the world.

Looking for a bank account?

Student Additions Account

A practical bank account with contactless payments, mobile banking and cashback opportunities through SmartSpend.

What you’ll need to get a quote

  • Details about the type of property you’re living in during term-time
  • Your claims history on home insurance for the last 5 years.

Manage your policy online

Log in to MyPolicy to view and download your policy documents, update your details or insure more items.

Need to make a claim?

Log in to MyPolicy to make a new claim or update an existing claim.

Contact us

Monday to Friday, 8am to 10pm

Saturday 8am to 6pm

Sunday and bank holiday 10am to 4pm

Important insurance documents

The insurer of Barclays home insurance is Gresham Insurance Company Limited, which is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered Office: 8 Surrey Street, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 3NG Registered in England, Registered No. 110410.