University of Bath

Norwood House student accommodation

Norwood House is self-catered accommodation for undergraduate students in the centre of campus.

A bedroom in Norwood House
A bedroom in Norwood House

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
  • launderette
  • secure bike storage


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
  • wardrobe
  • bookshelves

Kitchens and dining

Each flat has a large bright communal kitchen with:

  • electric hob
  • oven
  • grill
  • fridge-freezer
  • microwave oven
  • kettle
  • cupboard storage space
  • table and chairs
  • recycling facilities

Social space

There is a large communal lounge for all residents on the fourth floor. It has:

  • large TV with Freeview
  • soft seating
  • coffee tables
  • vending machines

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.

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

You are responsible for keeping your rooms clean and tidy.

Extra cleaning services

You can buy extra services for your bedroom, bathroom and kitchen.


The University postal service delivers your mail to shared, passcode-protected mailboxes. These are allocated by kitchen group and you get your mailbox passcode when you move in.


You get insurance cover for your belongings as part of your accommodation package.


See our prices for undergraduate student accommodation.


There is no smoking in any of our University accommodation.

Blog post

Read a blog post about living in Norwood House by Laura, a first year psychology student.


Norwood House