Using the laundry
How to use the laundry, locate your nearest launderette, pay and check machine availability if you are a student.
You need a laundry card to use the washing machines and dryers. You will receive your card in your welcome pack when you collect your key from your accommodation centre.
You can buy a laundry card from vending machines at:
- East Accommodation Centre
- Westwood launderette, by the West Accommodation Centre
- John Wood launderette near City Accommodation Centre
Replacement cards cost £5 and include one free wash.
Our launderettes are operated by Circuit Laundry and can be found on campus and in city accommodation.
Launderettes are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week unless stated otherwise below.
Launderettes on campus
- By the Eastwood turning circle
- Marlborough Court
- Norwood House level 4 (open 8am to midnight)
- The Quads
- Westwood, by the West Accommodation Centre
- Woodland Court (open 8am to midnight)
Launderettes in the city
- Carpenter House (open 8am to midnight)
- Cleveland Buildings
- James House
- John Wood complex
- Pulteney Court
- Thornbank Gardens
Your laundry card is pre-loaded with credit for one standard wash.
Washing powder is not supplied, you need to bring your own.
You can top up your card online.
- standard wash: £2.30
- super cycle wash: £2.50
- tumble dry: £1.10
Check machine availability
You can check the availability of washers and dryers in real-time using Laundry View, so you don't make a wasted trip to the launderette.
Report a fault
Troubleshooting and help can be found on the Circuit Laundry website.
All laundry services are managed by Circuit Laundry. Report a faulty machine on 0800 0924 068.
You will need to quote the location of the launderette and the machine number, which can be found on the front of the machine.
We are unable to issue any refunds on Circuit Laundry's behalf.