Eastwood student accommodation

Eastwood is self-catered accommodation for first year undergraduate students consisting of 51 houses on the east side of campus.

About this accommodation

Eastwood is a complex of 51 houses with accommodation for 632 first-year undergraduate students.

Houses are shared by between 11 and 13 students, creating a homely feel and a friendly community.

Eastwood is our affordable accommodation option, with shared rooms starting from £70 a week.

It is on the east side of campus, a five-minute walk to the Library and Students' Union.

To make you feel safe and at home, Eastwood has a secure living environment, with swipe card access to the buildings. There's also secure bike storage available.

Eastwood has communal toilets and bathrooms, shared by around six students.

All of our University accommodation is smoke free.


How much it costs to live in Eastwood from 2018 to 2019.

There are three types of accommodation in Eastwood:

Standard bedroom

A standard bedroom in Eastwood 1 to 23 costs £110 a week.

This is £4,180 for the full 38 week contract.

Standard bedroom with wash basin

A standard bedroom with a washbasin in Eastwood 24 to 51 costs £129 a week.

This is £4,902 for the full 38 week contract.

Shared bedroom

A shared bedroom in Eastwood 1 to 19 costs £70 a week.

This is £2,660 for the full 38 week contract.

Explore in 360 degrees

View two bedrooms and a kitchen in Eastwood in 360 degrees.


The bedrooms in Eastwood give you everything you need to work, relax and rest.

An Eastwood bedroom

Eastwood has:

  • standard bedrooms
  • standard shared bedrooms for two people
  • standard bedrooms with a wash basin

All rooms have use of communal showers and toilets.

Standard rooms have:

  • standard 91cm x 183cm single bed with reading light
  • desk, chair and drawers
  • high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet so you can always be connected
  • wardrobe with mirror
  • bookshelves
  • noticeboard
  • your own wash basin (only in houses 24 to 51)

Standard shared rooms have:

  • two standard 91cm x 183cm single beds with reading lights
  • two desks, each with a chair and drawers
  • high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet so you can always be connected
  • two wardrobes, each with a mirror
  • bookshelves
  • noticeboard

Kitchens and dining

Each house has a large communal kitchen, perfect for cooking meals and socialising with your flatmates.

A kitchen in Eastwood

In the kitchen you will find everything you need for preparing meals:

  • electric hobs
  • oven
  • microwaves
  • fridge-freezers
  • kettle
  • toaster
  • dining table and chairs
  • noticeboards
  • recycling facilities

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Floor plan

A typical floor plan for a standard bedroom in Eastwood with a washbasin. This is an example, not all bedrooms are exactly the same.

A floor plan for a standard bedroom in Eastwood with a washbasin


Eastwood is made up of 51 houses with three floors in each. There are between 11 and 13 bedrooms in each house.

Your room details contain your house and room number.

For example, the room number E25.05 means you are located in Eastwood house number 25, room five.

Accommodation for students with disabilities

There is no accessible accommodation for students with disabilities in the Eastwood complex.

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

The items and services that come as part of the price of your accommodation.

You are responsible for keeping your rooms clean and tidy. You can buy extra cleaning services for your bedroom, bathroom and kitchen.

Hall Representatives

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.

‘I have lived in a shared room in Eastwood and I did not have to be worried too much about my money; Eastwood had an incredible atmosphere and all in all I can confidently said that my first year went amazingly.’
Francesco Masala A BSc (Hons) Economics student

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