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Living in university accommodation is a great way to start university life and meet other new students. Find out about our range of accommodation.

Find the right accommodation for you

We have a variety of halls and houses to suit your preferences, interests and budgets:

Postgraduate accommodation
Undergraduate accommodation
Undergraduate studying healthcare accommodation

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Moving into halls of residence is the best possible thing a new student in a new city can do. I can’t really put into words what a good time I had in halls - all I can say is that I strongly recommend it!

Freya, staying at Talybont South

You can apply for accommodation once you've accepted your offer. It can take up to 48 hours after accepting your offer to access the system.

Most of our accommodation is in the heart of the city. Our student peer support network will help you settle in quickly and meet new people.

We have a range of halls and houses to suit your preferences; LGBT+, Welsh speakers and learners, families and couples, and quiet living options.

Specific accommodation is available to support wheelchair users and those with a hearing impairment. We can also make reasonable adjustments to rooms.

Cardiff University accommodation guide

Download our guide to get help choosing the right accommodation for you.

Self-catered accommodation is available for students at Cardiff University during the summer period with discounted rates for long stays