Pre-sessional language students

University of Leeds accommodation is available to new students arriving during July or August 2019 to undertake a pre-sessional English language course at the University of Leeds. If you are a University of Leeds English language student already living in Leeds (or arriving in April), you should apply to extend your stay via the information and application form that will be on our website in early May 2019.

New University of Leeds pre-sessional English language course students (arriving in July or August) are housed together in self-catered flats that are within walking distance to the University of Leeds campus and to Leeds City Centre.  

Being self-catered accommodation, you need to provide your own cooking & eating utensils, towels & toiletries plus bedding, although a bedding pack is available from Reception and the cost will be charged to your University of Leeds residence account.    

A single-size Bedding Pack (for Henry Price Building only) contains 1 single-bed size duvet + duvet cover, 1 pillow + 1 pillow case, 1 single-bed size mattress sheet, is £25.00.  
A double-bed size Bedding Pack (for Montague Burton & Central Village) contains 1 double-bed size duvet + duvet cover, 2 pillows + 2 pillow cases, 1 double-bed size mattress sheet is £35.00. 
HINT: if remaining in Leeds, buy a Double-size Bedding Pack so it can be re-used at your future residence which could have a double bed.

Flat Contents:  Bedrooms contain a bed, wardrobe, desk, chair, waste-paper bin, bedside unit & bookshelf.  Curtains are fitted & floors are carpeted.  The kitchen/diner has a cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, table & chairs, iron & ironing board, kettle, vacuum, dustpan & brush, waste bin, sweeping brush, mop & bucket, fire blanket & fire extinguisher.  

Cleaning:  All kitchens will be cleaned at approximately three weekly intervals and the Montague Burton bathrooms will be cleaned once a week.

Laundry:  Montague Burton flats have a washing machine in the kitchen.  Central Village and Henry Price have launderettes on site; residents are issued with pre-loaded laundry cards [5 washes + 5 dries for the 10 week residents.  3 washes + 3 dries for the 06 week residents]. 

All rent includes gas, electricity, water, wireless internet and contents insurance; it excludes car parking & gym membership

All University of Leeds buildings are NO SMOKING areas.  Bedrooms are for single occupancy and cannot be shared.

 

10 weeks Pre-sessional English Language Course Students

You will be housed at Central Village or Montague Burton Residences:-

Central Village is on the edge of campus and within easy walking distance to Leeds City Centre.  Flats have a kitchen/dining/living space and 5 or 6 single en-suite bedrooms with a 4ft double bed.  Studios are not available.

  • Saturday 06 July to 10:00am Saturday 14 September 2019 = £1535.80

Montague Burton is within easy walking distance to the University of Leeds campus and to Leeds City Centre.  Flats have a kitchen/diner and a small lounge area.  On average, one bathroom is shared between four.  Bedrooms have a 4ft double bed and a washbasin.  

  • Saturday 06 July to 10:00am Saturday 14 September 2019 = £1171.10


06 weeks Pre-sessional English Language Course Students

You will be housed at Central Village, Montague Burton or Henry Price Residences:-

Central Village is on the edge of campus and within easy walking distance to Leeds City Centre.  Flats have a kitchen/dining/living space and 5 or 6 single en-suite bedrooms with a 4ft double bed.  Studios are not available.

  • Saturday 03 August to 10:00am Saturday 14 September 2019 = £921.48

Montague Burton is within easy walking distance to the University of Leeds campus and to Leeds City Centre.  Flats have a kitchen/diner and a small lounge area.  On average, one bathroom is shared between four.  Bedrooms have a 4ft double bed and a washbasin.      

  • Saturday 03 August to 10:00am Saturday 14 September 2019 = £702.66

Henry Price Building is on the edge of campus and within easy walking distance to Leeds City Centre.  Flats have a kitchen/dining/living space.  One bathroom is shared between two [of the same sex]; Bedrooms have a single bed and a washbasin. 

  • Saturday 03 August to 10:00am Saturday 14 September 2019 = £798.42

 

How to apply

Download a copy of the application form here

Please send your completed application form to summerletting@leeds.ac.uk 

 

What happens next

When we receive your application form, we will email the booking confirmation to you.  If an agent is applying on your behalf, we require both email addresses (yours and your agent) and we will email confirmation to both.  

If you need to arrive earlier than the booking start date, The Premier Inn (Leeds Arena Hotel, Clay Pit Lane, LS2 8BQ) is very close to the University of Leeds campus; alternatively search for ‘Leeds City Centre Hotels near LS2 3AB’ (being the Central Village postcode).

 

Cancellation costs

The booking can be cancelled up to 7 days before the start date.  You (the named applicant) are responsible for informing us (the Accommodation Office) of any changes and if you fail to tell us, you will be charged the full rent for the full booking even if you do not arrive.  Each amendment to a booking will incur a £40.00 administration fee. 

 

University of Leeds accommodation for the 2019/20 session

If you require University of Leeds accommodation for the 2019/20 session, commencing September 2019, apply online by 1st July 2019. 

If you sign a University of Leeds accommodation contract for the 2019/20 session [and if residing at Central Village, Montague Burton or Henry Price during your pre-sessional English language course] you will be accommodated between the end of the University of Leeds temporary summer accommodation contract and the start of the permanent term-time University of Leeds accommodation contract - nightly rent costs apply. 

For help with applying for 2019/20 accommodation, please see our Application FAQs.