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Apply for accommodation

We guarantee accommodation for undergraduates with a firm offer and postgraduates arriving in September.

You can apply for University accommodation after you have accepted an offer to study here. You can do this via the Cardiff University online system (SIMS). You will need your username and password which was emailed to you shortly after we received your application.

Undergraduate, Erasmus and exchange student accommodation

Undergraduate, Erasmus and exchange student accommodation

How and when you should apply for our undergraduate accommodation.

Postgraduate accommodation

Postgraduate accommodation

How and when you should apply for our postgraduate accommodation.

Student summer accommodation

Student summer accommodation

Self-catered University accommodation is available during the summer period.

Residential periods

Residential periods

The residential dates for your particular residence will be confirmed in your Offer of Residence.

Private sector

We produce lists of accommodation available in the private sector.

Get in touch

If you have any questions about applying or room allocation, please contact:

Residences Office