John Wood Building student accommodation
John Wood Building is self-catered accommodation for undergraduates in the city centre.
About this accommodation
John Wood Building is self-catered accommodation offering 81 bedrooms for first-year undergraduates. It has several single bedroom flats with shared kitchens and bathrooms.
It is close to the city centre, just a short walk to Green Park and Sainsbury's.
John Wood Building has:
- secure swipe card access to buildings
- secure bike storage
The bedrooms in John Wood Building give you personal space to work and relax.
- 62 en-suite rooms
- 17 standard rooms
- 2 shared rooms (each shared by two people)
Each room has:
- single bed
- en-suite shower
- desk, chair and drawers
- high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet
En-suite rooms also have an armchair.
Kitchens and dining
Each flat has a large bright communal kitchen, shared by seven to ten people.
- electric hob
- microwave oven
- plenty of cupboard storage space
- dining table and chairs
- recycling facilities
Accommodation for students with disabilities
There is no accessible accommodation for students with disabilities in John Wood Building.
If you have a disability or additional needs, you can choose to live in one of the specially adapted bedrooms in our on-campus accommodation.
Included in the accommodation package
There are some items and services that come as part of the price of your accommodation.
As part of your accommodation agreement we clean:
- communal areas such as kitchens and social spaces weekly
- en-suite bathrooms every six weeks
Extra cleaning services
You can buy extra cleaning services for your bedroom, bathroom and kitchen.
The University postal service delivers your post to shared, passcode-protected mailboxes. These are allocated by kitchen group and you get your mailbox passcode when you move in.
Mail that requires your signature will be held at the City Accommodation Centre in John Wood Complex.
The City Accommodation Centre will only accept parcels until Sunday 4 December 2016. After that date you must use other methods to receive your parcels.
You could pick up your parcel from:
- click and collect services
- Amazon lockers
- the parcel room on campus
Any parcels sent to City Accommodation Centre after 4 December 2016 will be returned to the sender.
You get insurance cover for your belongings as part of your accommodation package.
See our prices for undergraduate student accommodation.