Accommodation - University of Leeds

Prospective Students

At the University of Leeds we guarantee an offer of accommodation for your first year, providing you apply by the deadline. 

We're dedicated to helping you find the accommodation that best suits you and we provide a wide range of support services to help you feel at home from day one. 

We offer a wide variety of quality accommodation, from modern, purpose-built developments to more traditional residences in a variety of locations from the heart of campus and Leeds city centre, to leafy suburbs and the popular student area of Headingley.

You can also choose from catered or self-catered accommodation, an en suite room or a more affordable shared bathroom.

We offer you:

  • a range of all inclusive rents to suit your budget, there are no hidden extras to pay
  • membership to the University's flagship sports centre and swimming pool, The Edge
  • 24-hour internet access at no extra cost
  • contents insurance for your personal possessions included in your rent
  • additional facilities at many sites - common rooms, TVs, pool tables, bars, sport courts and gyms
  • a Residence Watch scheme covering University managed accommodation
  • University Security on call 24.7
  • an efficient, responsive maintenance service
  • social and sporting activities organised by students, for students
  • advice and support from experienced wardens and resident subwardens
  • excellent customer care - we are a founder member of the ANUK National Code of Standards, which is a quality guide for student accommodation and fully approved by the National Union of Students (NUS).

Our Guarantee

We guarantee you an offer of accommodation if you are:

  • a first year undergraduate (who is not coming to Leeds through Clearing)
  • an international undergraduate (you pay fees at the international rate). We guarantee a place in our accommodation until you finish your course
  • an undergraduate exchange student
  • an international postgraduate student (you pay fees at the international rate) and you are new to Leeds.

Just make sure you apply by the deadline.


Catered or Self-Catered?

We provide some of your meals for you in our catered accommodation. In self-catered accommodation, you share a kitchen and have the flexibility to cook what you want, when you want.

View our Residences

Help and advice

Help and advice

Each residence has a Warden, you can arrange to see them for support if you need it. There are also subwardens on call when you need them. This means that there's someone there 24 hours a day during term time, just in case.

Contact your residence