Study Abroad Unit


As a new first year student, you are guaranteed an offer of University-managed accommodation if you apply before 1 September in the year that you start your degree. The University of Leicester provides a range of rooms to cover all types of preferences and budgets. All our accommodation is self-catered.

Please view the accommodation website for a full range of room types and rates. If you have any questions, please contact the accommodation office.

We also offer adapted rooms with disability provision for students with accessibility needs.

Room contracts

There are five contract types available to Erasmus+ and Study Abroad students:

  • Full study year
  • Semester One
  • Semester two
  • Term One
  • Term Two

It is important that you read all information and select the correct contract for your needs. Please note, you will be required to pay the room fee for the full length of your contract, even if you decide to depart before the contract end date.

When you receive your offer, please check the dates of your accommodation contract. If they do not match your intended duration of stay, please email the accommodation office to discuss extending your contract.

It is important that you read the terms and conditions before applying. Please note that cancellation fees often apply.

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