Nestled in nature

Situated on the north side of our Colchester Campus, about a three-minute walk to the central squares, Wolfson Court is the smallest of our residences. 


The details
Colchester Campus
Undergraduate students
Room and Accommodation Type Price 
Single shared facilities £129.92 per week
Premium single shared facilities £138.04 per week

Don't forget, you can apply for accommodation with us as soon as we're your first choice.

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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.

About Wolfson Court 

Each of our eight flats in Wolfson Court provides accommodation for seven people.

  • Shared kitchens
  • Shared dining areas
  • Shared shower and toilet facilities (2 showers and 2 toilets per flat) 

Room details for premium room

Wolfson Court provides enhanced budget accommodation which is reflected in the price of the rooms.

  • Washbasin in the room
  • single bed in standard rooms, and small double bed in premium rooms (double bedding can be used)
  • 21 single, enhanced rooms and 7 single standard rooms
  • Check out what else is with your room
  • Laundry facilities near by at The Hex


Wolfson Court is located just a 4 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 only a 7 minutes walk to our gym and other sport facilities located on the edge of the University campus.

Virtual tour

Wolfson Court
Postal address
Wolfson Court, followed by Flat / Room (e.g. Wolfson Court 4/6) University of Essex
Colchester, CO4 3SQ 
student talking to support staff
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For enquiries about accommodation or about an application you're making, contact us at the Student Services Hub. Quote your full name and PRID or PG number on all correspondence.