Norwood House student accommodation
Norwood House is self-catered accommodation for undergraduate students and pre-sessional English students in the summer, located in the centre of campus.
About this accommodation
Norwood House is a multi-storey complex of flats for 143 first year undergraduate students in flats of seven to 11.
It is in the centre of our Claverton Down campus, a one-minute walk to the Library. The Students' Union, with a range of eateries, bars and clubs, are beneath Norwood House, making it a vibrant place to live.
Norwood House has:
- secure swipe card access to buildings and flats
- secure bike storage
Norwood House featured in the 2017 top 50 student accommodation halls in the UK by Times Higher Education.
The bedrooms in Norwood House give you personal space to work and relax.
Each room has:
- standard 91cm x 183cm single bed with reading light
- desk, chair and drawers
- wash basin
- high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet
Kitchens and dining
Each flat has a large bright communal kitchen with:
- electric hob
- microwave oven
- cupboard storage space
- table and chairs
- recycling facilities
There is a large communal lounge for all residents on the fourth floor. It has:
- large TV with Freeview
- soft seating
- coffee tables
Accommodation for students with disabilities
There is no accessible accommodation for students with disabilities in Norwood House.
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.
Norwood House is one building with five floors that have 29 rooms each.
Your room details contain your building, floor and room number.
For example, the room number N5.01 means you are located in Norwood House, fifth floor, room one.
Included in the accommodation package
These items and services come as part of the price of your accommodation:
- Your post delivered to shared, passcode-protected mailboxes
- Insurance cover for your belongings
- High-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet
- Gas, electric, water and council tax bills
- Residential Life and Wellbeing Services
- 24 hour security
- Cleaning of communal areas such as kitchens, bathrooms and social spaces weekly and en-suite bathrooms every six weeks
You are responsible for keeping your rooms clean and tidy. You can buy extra cleaning services for your bedroom, bathroom and kitchen.
At the start of the academic year you can elect a Hall Representative.
The Students’ Union supports Hall Representatives to organise social and community-building events.
Hall Representatives collect student feedback about living in the accommodation. They discuss this with the University and the Students’ Union to make sure your voices are heard.
See our prices for undergraduate student accommodation.
Read a blog post about living in Norwood House by Laura, a first year psychology student.