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Polden Court student accommodation

Polden Court is accommodation for first year undergraduates on the far west side of campus that's within easy reach of all our campus facilities.

Welcome to Polden Court

Polden Court is home to 126 undergraduate students and is located on the west side of campus, within easy reach of all facilities on campus. On the ground floor each flat is shared with smaller groups of 5 to 8 students and the upper levels have larger groups of up to 24 students. Living here means you'll have Eat and Drink credit to spend on food and drink in any University-run places to eat, to save you always having to cook meals. To make you feel safe and at home, Polden Court has a secure living environment, with swipe card access to the buildings and flats and a dedicated operations team.

Polden Court bedroom

Key features of Polden Court

Just a few of the benefits of living here.

Accommodation Prices

Find out how much it costs to live in Polden Court and compare with our other undergraduate accommodation options.

Rooms in Polden Court cost between £208 and £229 per week. There are 126 rooms in Polden Court.

Living in Polden Court you have £50 a week Eat and Drink credit charged on top of your weekly rent, which buys you at least two meals a day. Eat and Drink credit is charged for 33 weeks of the 38 week contract.

Getting to know your accommodation

Living in Polden Court gives you everything you need to work, rest and relax.

A bedroom in Polden Court
  • En-suite shower small rooms have a standard 91cm x 183cm single bed
  • En-suite shower rooms have a small 122cm x 183cm double bed
  • En-suite shower large rooms have a standard 140cm x 183cm double bed

All bedrooms have:

  • your own en-suite shower, toilet and washbasin
  • a large communal kitchen shared with your flatmates

All students living in Polden Court have access to a Living Lounge in the courtyard, where you can relax and socialise with your housemates.

Images show typical Polden Court rooms for illustrative purposes; individual accommodation may vary.

Floor plan

A typical bedroom floor plan for Polden Court. This is an example, as bedrooms in Polden Court vary significantly.

A bedroom floor plan for Polden Court

Room numbers

Your room details contain your building, floor and room number. For example, the room number P1.01 means you are located in Polden Court, first floor, room 1.

Accommodation for students with a diagnosed medical condition or disability

There is no accessible accommodation for students with disabilities in Polden Court.

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