Self-catered room in Leonard Horner Hall

Traditional non en suite rooms

All accommodation is self-catered – There are a number of catering facilities on campus.

Example layout of a room (click to enlarge)

Example layout of a room (click to enlarge)

The bedrooms are around 9 square metres in size and each bedroom has a wash hand basin. Each Corridor has 8-10 bedrooms sharing two toilets, two showers and two kitchens.

You can take a 360° virtual tour of one of our traditional non en suite rooms, a shared kitchen and a shared lounge to see how they look.

Accommodation fees
Room type Cost per week Contract length Cost per tenancy
Traditional self-catered room non en suite £115.00 40 weeks £4600.00

How to apply

You can apply online for accommodation from 09:00 (BST) 8th April 2019. The closing date for guaranteed accommodation is 12:00 (BST) 24 August 2019.

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

What's included in the rent?

Female student in study bedroom in Leonard Horner Hall

The rent includes:

  • internet connection (100MB as standard)
  • heating
  • power
  • weekly clean of public areas and kitchens only. Students are responsible for their own bedrooms.
  • 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 a self-catered room?

Study bedroom

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

  • Single bed
  • Mattress protector
  • Wash hand basin
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Desk lamp
  • Wardrobe
  • Bookshelf
  • Pin board

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.


  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Sweeping brush
  • Dust pan and brush
  • Bucket and mop
  • Swing-top bin
  • Lockable cupboard (padlock required)
  • Breakfast bar
  • 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


  • Easy chairs and sofas
  • Coffee tables


Other general facilities on campus include:

  • Laundry facilities (washing machines and dryers)
  • Bike shelters (limited spaces)
  • Residence Life Hub located on campus and 24 hour Safeguarding services

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.