Please note that contract lengths vary in line with course dates. Postgraduate courses are normally 50 weeks and undergraduate courses are normally 39 weeks, however, some courses start earlier or finish later than others.
We are expanding our accommodation portfolio at The Meadows and work has begun on a new development consisting of 1262 rooms, a laundry, social hub, and post room.
The position of our new accommodation opposite the current Meadows site on North campus. Work will continue over the next two years, with completion set for September 2023. We will work with contractors to mitigate any impact on our students living nearby and will provide alternate study space if required.
Room and facility details
Cluster flats for between four and twelve students
En suite toilet and shower facilities
20 single use studios which come with a kitchenette and en suite toilet and shower facilities
22 single premium plus rooms
599 single premium rooms
2 adapted rooms (accessible)
Typical dimensions: premium (10.25m2), premium plus (18m2), and studios (20m2)
Lifts available in both buildings
All rooms have large, four-foot wide beds (double bedding packs will fit)
A social pavilion with a common room and shop are just a short walk away at The Meadows
We work with Uliving to provide student accommodation at The Copse. Your accommodation contract is with us but the management, maintenance, and cleaning services are provided by Derwent FM.
The Copse is located a 9 minute walk from the centre of campus where you will find the Albert Sloman Library, SU bar, SU Shop, eatery outlets and plenty more. It is also a 12 minute walk to our gym and other sport facilities located on the edge of the University campus.