Living in halls of residence will be one of the highlights of your university experience and where better to start your new life at university than our Oadby Student Village? You'll be in halls dedicated to undergraduates so that you and your fellow first years can bond and find your feet together. Alternatively, our City Living location offers accommodation on the University’s doorstep, with easy access to campus facilities, the city and the train station.

Students socialising in the kitchen of halls of residenceLife in halls

The experience of living in Halls is like no other and our Residence Life team is always on hand to make sure that your time in Halls is as enjoyable it can be. They are here to support your transition from school to university, support you in your studies, and to help you enjoy yourself!

More about life in halls at Leicester


Student reading a book and drinking a cup of teaChoosing accommodation

Starting at university is an exciting time and we realise how important it is to you to find the right place to live. We offer a range of good quality accommodation, with a choice of several different price bands. We will help you find the right accommodation for your needs. Our online application process makes things easy. You'll be able to select up to five room types and state your preference so that we can offer you the most appropriate room.

Our accommodation options


Student studying in bedroom with post-it notes on wallPrivate accommodation

If you would prefer to rent privately, you can go through Sulets - a student lettings agency based inside our Students' Union. They can help you to find a property to meet your needs and budget. All of their properties are externally accredited, which means that you can be confident in your choice of property.

Leicester's private accommodation