Single occupancy accommodation
Stringfellow Hall was opened in 2008 and was short listed for The Royal Institute of British Architects East of England Awards for its innovative and environmentally-friendly design. It is based on the Cranfield campus and conveniently situated close to lecture rooms and all the campus amenities.
Bedrooms and bathrooms
Stringfellow Hall has 196 bedrooms, all with en suite (private) bathroom facilities. Rooms are spacious and light, with a minimum size of 17.5m2. There are Internet data points and a telephone in every room.
Facilities and furniture in study bedrooms include: a mirror, wardrobe, drawers, bed, bedside cabinet, desk, chair, notice board and wastepaper bin.
A bedding pack will be placed in your accommodation prior to arrival - see Frequently Asked Questions for more information.
There is a no smoking policy in all bedrooms and residential communal areas.
A typical bedroom in Stringfellow Hall
Stringfellow Hall is a self-catered hall of residence with each kitchen/dining area being shared between five resident students. Kitchens are fully fitted with adequate cupboard space for each resident and incorporating dinner plate, side plate, bowl, mug, glass and eating utensils. Each kitchen is equipped with a fridge, freezer, cooker, microwave, toaster, kettle, iron, ironing board and vacuum cleaner for shared use. Cooking utensils, saucepans, casserole dishes, colanders, chopping boards and knives are also provided. There is a table and chairs for dining.
For those who would like a break from cooking, you’ll find there are numerous options for eating on campus including restaurants, bars and cafés.
A view of one of the shared kitchens in Stringfellow Hall
You will be responsible for cleaning your own room and for keeping communal areas tidy. Cleaning of communal areas is carried out by housekeeping staff.
Heating and electricity
Heating (normally on from October to April) and electricity are included in the accommodation fee
The building has a lift to all floors. There is a launderette on site.
Rates (2013-14 academic session)
- Stringfellow Hall, self-catered premier en suite room: £129.75 per week (£18.54 per day)
These rates are for 2013-14 and all rates are subject to change for 2014-2015. Prices will usually increase for current, and new students, at the start of each new academic session.
Where is Stringfellow Hall on campus?
Number of rooms
* Please note: Although this is the total number of rooms/apartments/houses on campus, not all of these will be available every year, as some students attend courses which run outside of the usual academic calendar.