Accommodation

Residences provide a supportive, friendly community with exciting events run by the Residence Life team to help you settle in.

We have a range of accommodation to suit individual preferences and budgets and both undergraduates and overseas/EU postgraduates (arriving in September) are guaranteed a place for their first year.

Apply for residences

Got a firm offer to study? Apply for your place in residences now.

Undergraduate accommodation

Undergraduates

We have self-catered or catered undergraduate accommodation with en-suite or shared bathrooms.

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Postgraduates

From overseas? You're guaranteed a place in a postgraduate residence. From the UK? We can help you find rented accommodation.

We also have residences suitable for:

Take a video tour of our residences:

Take a tour of our residences

Not sure which residence to choose?

Our handy comparison guide lets you filter residences by a variety of options. Filter residences by audience, suitability, catering options, accessibility, residential periods and type.

360° tours also available on each Residences page.

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Student Accommodation Code of Practice

We're signed up to the Student Accommodation Code of Practice which protects students' rights to safe, good quality accommodation.

Cardiff University Residences Guide

Cardiff University Residences Guide

1 June 2018

Accommodation Guide

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Residences fees

Residences fees

22 June 2018

Download a list of the fees for each of our residences.

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Paying for residences

Paying for your residence

Find out about the different methods of paying your University residences fees.

Room allocation

Your application is processed in date order according to two dates.

Arriving

Our arrival information includes dates and times to arrive and what to do when you get here.