If you are a full-time student and your children will be accompanying you for the full duration of your course, you are eligible to apply for our family accommodation of which we have a selection of fully furnished houses.

  • Family houses are very popular and an early application is strongly recommended.

Application and allocation

When you make your application for family accommodation we will ask you for your family’s details, such as the name(s) and date(s) of birth of your children. If we are able to make you an offer of family accommodation we will use this information to allocate the most appropriate size of house in accordance with our housing allocation policy:

  • Two bedroom house: suitable for students with a spouse/partner and one child, or two children under the age of five.
  • Three bedroom house: suitable for students with a spouse/partner and two children over the age of five and of a different gender, or three children.
  • Four bedroom house: suitable for students with a spouse/partner and three children all over the age of five and of a difference gender, or four/five children.

Please be aware that family accommodation is very popular; unfortunately, we are not able to guarantee the availability of family accommodation or accept responsibility for housing families. We strongly advise you to make your application as soon as you have access to the EVE student portal which you will be given access to once your application has been registered on our system.

We regret that we cannot offer family accommodation to those who would like to bring other family members, such as grandparents, or where accompanying children are 18 years old, or over.

Our accommodation is managed in accordance with Universities UK Code of Practice for University Managed Accommodation.

Number of houses

We have a total of 106 family houses on campus; however, please be aware that not all houses will be available to new students at the start of each new academic session.

Two bedroom houses

Suitable for students with a spouse or partner and one child, or two children under the age of five, our two bedroom houses are terraced and fully furnished.

Kitchen The kitchens are approximately 9.1m2 in size and are equipped with:
  • a cooker
  • fridge/freezer
  • dining table and four chairs
  • storage cupboards
  • a toaster and kettle
  • dinner plates, side plates, bowls, mugs, glasses and eating utensils.
Cooking utensils, pots and pans are not provided.
Living Room The living room is furnished with:
  • coffee table
  • sofa
  • two chairs
  • and a sideboard.
Bedrooms Upstairs are two bedrooms; the large master bedroom is
approximately 17m2 in size with:
  • bedside cabinet
  • a double bed
  • wardrobe
  • dressing table
  • desk and chair.
The second bedroom is approximately 9.3m2 in size with:
  • a small chest of drawers
  • one single bed
  • and bedside cabinet.
Bathroom The bathroom is located upstairs and features:
  • a bath and shower
  • wash basin and toilet.



Utilities: All houses have internet data points and wireless connectivity. Charges for gas, electricity and water are included in your accommodation fees.

Other information: We have a no smoking policy in all family houses.

Rates (2018-19 academic session): Two-bedroom Houses: £26.25 per day (£183.75 per week) including gas, electricity and water. These rates are for 2018-19 and all rates are subject to change for 2019-20. Minimum contract term is 6 months.



Three bedroom houses

Our three bedroom houses are suitable for full-time students with a spouse or partner, and two children over the age of five and of a different gender, or three children.

Kitchen Each kitchen is fully furnished and equipped with:
  • a cooker
  • fridge/freezer
  • dining table, six chairs
  • storage cupboards
  • toaster and kettle
  • dinner plates, side plates, bowls, mugs, glasses and eating utensils.
Cooking utensils, pots and pans are not included.
Living room The living room (13.5m2) is furnished with:
  • a three-piece suite
  • coffee table
  • sideboard.
Bedrooms Upstairs are three bedrooms; the large master
bedroom (12.9m2) features:
  • a double bed
  • bedside cabinets
  • wardrobe
  • and chest of drawers
The medium bedroom (10.2m2) has:
  • two single beds
  • beside cabinet
  • and wardrobe
The small bedroom (6.8m2) has:
  • a desk and desk chair
  • shelf unit.
If you have three children there will be an additional
single bed in the small bedroom.
Bathroom The bathroom is located upstairs and features:
  • a bath and shower
  • toilet and washbasin



Utilities: All houses have wireless internet connectivity. Charges for gas, electricity and water are included in your accommodation fees. 

Other information: We have a no smoking policy in all of our family houses.

Rates (2018-19 academic session): Standard three bedroom house: £32.40 per day (£226.80 per week) including gas, electricity and water. Refurbished three bedroom house: £35.75 per day (£250.25 per week) including gas, electricity and water. These rates are for 2018-19 and all rates are subject to change for 2019-20. Minimum contract term is 6 months.




Four bedroom houses

We have a limited number of four bedroom houses on campus, of varying sizes, which are suitable for full-time students with a spouse or partner and three children over the age of five, and of a different gender, or four to five children.

Kitchen  The kitchens are equipped with:
  • a cooker
  • fridge/freezer
  • dining table and four chairs
  • storage cupboards
  • toaster and kettle
  • crockery and eating utensils.
    Cooking utensils, pots and pans are not provided.
Living room The living room is furnished with:
  • a sofa
  • two chairs
  • coffee table
  • and a sideboard.
Bedrooms Upstairs are four bedrooms. The master bedroom is furnished with:
  • a double bed
  • wardrobe
  • and chest of drawers
The remaining three bedrooms are each furnished with:
  • single beds
  • wardrobes
  • and a chest of drawers.
One of the bedrooms, usually the smallest bedroom, also has:
  • a desk and desk chair.
Bathroom The bathroom is located upstairs and features:
  • bath and shower
  • toilet and wash basin.



Utilties : All houses have wireless internet connectivity. Charges for gas, electricity and water are included in your accommodation fees.

Other information: We have a no smoking policy in all of our family houses.

Rates (2018-19 academic session): Four bedroom houses: £28.05 to £48.85 per day (£196.35 to £341.95 per week) including gas, electricity and water. These rates are for 2018-19 and all rates are subject to change for 2019-20. Minimum contract term in 6 months.