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​​​​Whether you want to live in halls of residence, in private housing or in lodgings, the accommodation team provides a wide range of student accommodation to suit your needs.

If you are a first-year UK/EU undergraduate and have accepted the University of Gloucestershire as your first choice, you are guaranteed a place in university halls if you applied by Thursday 4 May 2017. If you are an international undergraduate or postgraduate student and have accepted your University of Gloucestershire offer, you are guaranteed a place in university halls if you apply by Friday 11 August 2017. 

Accommodation for new students

If you apply to us from Thursday 17 August, we will be able to help you find accommodation - we still have accommodation available in both Cheltenham and Gloucester. We can also help with a range of additional accommodation options in private halls and university approved housing. If you have any queries, please contact the accommodation team on 01242 714544 or email

​​Postgraduate students

If you are a new postgraduate student entering your studies at the university and have accepted your offer, you can apply for a place in our brand new townhouse accommodation at Pittville Student Village. Find out more about how to apply.

Additional information

Everything you need to know: Accommodation Guide 
How to apply: applying for halls of residence
Accommodation information for Erasmus/Study Abroad students
Accommodation information for postgraduate students 
Accommodation information for international postgraduate students 
Accommodation information for part-time students 
Additional information for international students with families  

Contact the accommodation team:

For full contact details, see our contact directory.

Francis Close Hall
Swindon Road, Cheltenham
Gloucestershire, GL50 4AZ
01242 714544

Opening hours:
Monday to Thursday 9am–5pm
Friday 9am-4pm