The Quads student accommodation
The Quads complex is part-catered accommodation for undergraduate students on the east side of campus.
About this accommodation
The Quads is a part-catered complex of five buildings, each with shared flats for eight to ten people. It is home to 708 undergraduates.
It is on the east side of our Claverton Down campus, a five-minute walk to the Library and Students' Union.
The Quads have:
- secure swipe card access to buildings, flats and bedrooms
- secure bike storage
Lime Tree cafe, bar and food court is part of The Quads.
The Quads featured in the 2017 top 50 student accommodation halls in the UK by Times Higher Education.
The bedrooms in The Quads give you personal space to work and relax.
Each room has:
- standard 91cm x 183cm single bed with reading light
- en-suite bathroom with shower, toilet and sink
- desk, chair and drawers
- high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet
- built-in wardrobe
- TV with Freeview (licence included in your rent)
Kitchens and dining
Although The Quads is part-catered, there are communal kitchens with:
- electric hob, two ovens and two grills
- microwave oven
- large dining table and chairs
- recycling facilities
There are communal lounges on each floor with:
- large TV with Freeview
- sofa and bean bags
- table and chairs
Each social space is shared by two flat groups.
Accommodation for students with disabilities
If you have a disability, there are two ground floor rooms in The Quads designed to meet your needs.
The rooms have adapted en-suite wet rooms that include a shower seat and grab rails for both the toilet and shower.
We can make further adaptations to rooms if necessary.
We have additional rooms for students with disabilities across 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.
Eat and Drink credit
Eat and Drink credit is part of the catered accommodation package.
A TV licence comes as part of your accommodation package in The Quads.
As part of your accommodation agreement we clean:
- communal areas such as kitchens, bathrooms 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 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.