Accommodation - University of Leeds

Postgraduate Students

How to apply?

You must have formally accepted your academic offer in order to apply for accommodation.

Courses starting in September/October

If you are a taught postgraduate or a research postgraduate starting in September or October, apply online for accommodation by 1 July.

We will contact you in July for additional information. You must reply to this email or we will not be able to process your application.

Once you have been allocated a room, we will email you a link to the accommodation portal, where you will be able to see your online contract for accommodation. You should read this carefully, including the terms and conditions, and then accept the contract and pay the deposit within 4 days. After you have accepted your contract, we will send you an email inviting you to complete our online induction programme. You may receive this up to 2 weeks after you have accepted your offer.

Pre-sessional English Language courses

For those completing a language course over the summer, you should apply for accommodation for your pre-sessional course ONLY here

You must also apply online for your term-time accommodation starting in September.

If you are attending a language course starting in January or April 2017, the Language Centre will email you an application form to complete. 

Courses starting mid-session

If you are starting at any other time of year, please apply for accommodation at least two months before you are due to start at the University. We will let you know as soon as possible if we can help you. Please contact us via email at  for an application form.

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