Student lying on a bed reading a book.

Whether you want to live in halls of residence, in private housing or in lodgings, the accommodation team provides a wide range of student accommodation to suit your needs.

If you are a first-year UK/EU undergraduate and have accepted the University of Gloucestershire as your first choice, you are guaranteed a place in university halls if you applied by Thursday 4 May 2017. If you are an international undergraduate or postgraduate student and have accepted your University of Gloucestershire offer, you are guaranteed a place in university halls if you apply by Friday 11 August 2017. 

Accommodation for clearing students

If we offer you a place and you accept it with UCAS, we can guarantee you accommodation if you apply within three days*.

Should you leave it longer than three days, we will of course consider your application and we will continue to do our utmost to allocate you accommodation – but places are limited, so we strongly recommend you act quickly. 

For any queries regarding halls or other accommodation options please contact our team on 01242 714544 or email

*This guarantee is subject to availability and the university reserves the right to withdraw this offer.

Postgraduate students

If you are a new postgraduate student entering your studies at the university and have accepted your offer, you can apply for a place in our brand new townhouse accommodation at Pittville Student Village. Find out more about how to apply.

Additional information

Everything you need to know: Accommodation Guide 
How to apply: applying for halls of residence
Accommodation information for Erasmus/Study Abroad students
Accommodation information for postgraduate students 
Accommodation information for international postgraduate students 
Accommodation information for part-time students 
Additional information for international students with families  

Contact the accommodation team:

For full contact details, see our contact directory.

Francis Close Hall
Swindon Road, Cheltenham
Gloucestershire, GL50 4AZ
01242 714544

Opening hours:
Monday to Thursday 9am–5pm
Friday 9am-4pm