Robin Smith and Lord Home Halls

En-suite rooms are located in the Robin Smith and Lord Home Halls. Robin Smith Hall has 202 rooms for postgraduate and students with direct entry into 2nd, 3rd or 4th year and is available on a 40 week contract.  Lord Home Hall has 200 rooms for Postgraduate students only and is available on a 51 week contract.

Example layout of an en-suite self-catered room (click to enlarge)

Example layout of an en-suite self-catered room (click to enlarge)

Each study bedroom is about 12 square metres, including the private bathroom. The bedrooms are grouped around kitchens for the use of 4 or 5 students.

You can take a 360° virtual tour of one of our en suite self-catering study bedrooms, a shared kitchen and a shared lounge to see how they look.

Accommodation fees
Room type Cost per week Contract length Cost per tenancy
Self-catered, en suite room* £131.60 40 weeks £5264.00
Self-catered, en suite room** £131.60 51 weeks £6711.60

* Robin Smith Hall

** Lord Home Hall

How to apply

You can apply online for accommodation from 10 April 2017. The closing date for guaranteed accommodation is 12.00 noon, 22 August 2017.

Find out more about how to apply for on-campus accommodation.

What’s included in the rent?

The rent includes:

  • internet connection (24MB as standard)
  • heating
  • power
  • weekly clean. The cleaning service is an "assisted clean", which means you are expected to maintain cleaning standards in your own flat
  • Basic room contents insurance is included with your on campus accommodation and is provided by Endsleigh. Enter in your policy number HH1074 to check your policy details.

If you plan on using a personal television or a laptop for internet provider television (IPTV), you will need to buy a TV licence.

What's provided in an en suite room?

Your room key gives access to your designated lounge, kitchen and laundrette.

Study bedroom

  • Single bed
  • Mattress protector
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Desk lamp
  • Wardrobe
  • Bookshelf
  • Pin board
  • Telephone
  • Ethernet cable
  • En suite:
    • Wash hand basin
    • Shower
    • Toilet

Bed linen, duvet and pillows are not provided, but you can order a bedding pack online for £25 when making your application.

Towels and toilet rolls are not provided.

For safety reasons, cooking/heating appliances and additional furniture are not permitted in study bedrooms.

En suite bathroom in self-catered student room


  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Sweeping brush
  • Dust pan and brush
  • Bucket and mop
  • Swing-top bin
  • Lockable cupboard
  • Table
  • Stools

Crockery, cutlery, pot, pans and kitchen utensils are not provided.

Refuse sacks are issued weekly so that you can safely dispose of refuse in the appropriate recycling bins

Male and female students cooking in self-catered student room


  • Easy chairs
  • Sofas
  • Coffee tables


Other general facilities on campus include:

  • Laundry facilities (washing machines and dryers)
  • Bike shelter (limited spaces)
  • Live-in Wardens and 24 hour security

Images are used to demonstrate a typical student room in each accommodation type.  However, the layout and contents may differ depending on the hall and room allocated.  Please see the "What's included" section above for a list of what is provided in the room.