One-semester accommodation

We are offering a number of rooms on campus for single semesters during the academic year 2022/2023. If you are an exchange or visiting student studying at the Edinburgh campus for the first or second semester you can apply for this type of accommodation.

Single semester contracts for 2022/ 2023 semester one are from 03 September 2022 to 17 December 2022. Students arriving for semester 2 will be offered accommodation from 07 January 2023 to 10 June 2023. 

You need to hold an unconditional firm offer in order to apply for University accommodation. If you're ready to accept your offer to study with us at Heriot-Watt University you can do so by logging in to the application portal. Please note that places are limited and are not guaranteed.

For Semester one you can apply online for accommodation for the 2022/2023 academic year from 12:00 midday (GMT) on 7 March 2022 until 12 midday (BST) 22 August 2022.  Applications for Semester 2 will open from mid November onwards. 

To secure your single semester accommodation, you must pay your fees in full within 7 days of accepting an offer.

Please see our off-campus living page for guidance in finding alternative accommodation in Edinburgh. 

Refer to our academic calendar for semester start and end dates.

Key information

Disability Service

On-campus Accommodation Office (Edinburgh Campus)