How to Apply for Accommodation
New students, who will be commencing study in September 2013, will be able to
apply for university accommodation online, from the end of May 2013 onwards, via
Essex Applicant Portal. Please
detailed instructions on how to apply for accommodation via
your Essex Applicant Portal.
Please refer to the
Office website for further information.
Please note: When completing your online accommodation application, please
enter 'MBA Student - early start date' in the 'Additional Information' field.
Accommodation will be payable from Monday 23 September onwards.
Please ensure that you apply for accommodation by Friday 9 August,
as we cannot guarantee room availability after this date.
Things to See and Do in Colchester
The University campus is located in Wivenhoe Park, close to the historic town
of Colchester - Britain's oldest recorded town - which houses a Roman wall and a
Norman castle. Please see things to
see and do in Colchester
for information on Colchester and the surrounding area -
including sight-seeing, cinema and theatre, eating out, shopping and nightlife.
A regular bus-service runs between the University campus and Colchester town
centre and North Station. Please see detailed
for more information.
Colchester is only an hour's journey by train from London. Several trains run
each hour between Colchester North Station and London Liverpool Street. Please
see detailed train timetables for more