Knowing your budget will help you choose which halls of residence to apply for.
The below cost comparison will help you plan ahead with your finances.
Weekly halls of residence fees include:
- electricity, heating and water
- regular cleaning
- free WiFi access
- personal possessions insurance
|Accommodation type||Weekly fee||Catering credit||Annual fee|
|En-suite self-catering||£129 - £143||None||£5,031 - £5,577|
|En-suite self-catering (2-year courses)||£129 - £143||None||£5,838 - £6,006|
|Standard self-catering (2-year courses)||£100||None||£4200|
Please note these fees are for 2023-24, prices may change for 2024-25.
Additional costs to consider
In addition to the weekly hall fees, you'll need to consider the following.
A TV licence costs £159 for the year or you can pay quarterly or monthly if you prefer.
Each student living in halls needs their own TV licence.
It's up to you how much you spend on personal items such as toothpaste, shampoo and shower gel.
Setting yourself a budget will help you know how much you can spend when you need them.