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Edge Hill University scoops national award for creating the best student home experience

May 2, 2024

Edge Hill University has won a national award in recognition of its vision to create a home away from home experience where students thrive.

The University scooped the Creating the Best Student Home title at the Association for Student Residential Accommodation (ASRA) Awards, with judges praising Edge Hill’s award-winning facilities, exceptional student support and vibrant campus community which creates a real sense of belonging.

The ASRA awards promote the best in student housing and recognise how accommodation providers work hard to ensure students feel safe and supported.

Judges said:

The team demonstrates exceptional commitment to student satisfaction from the onset of their university journey. They ensure a user-friendly booking system, effective pre-arrival communication, and award-winning welcome experiences. Edge Hill were the standout especially around customer service – they provided a really good range of scores in terms of customer service.

ASRA Creating the best student home winner 2024 logo

Head of Customer Services Sarah Knight-Gill said:

From the moment a student embarks on their journey with us, we are committed to providing them with the highest quality of care, guidance and support. We pride ourselves in delivering modern accommodation options, placed at the heart of a thriving campus community where students feel they belong.

Students enjoying halls together

Director of Facilities Management Adrian McGillion added:

This award serves as a testament to the dedication and hard work of the staff who have strived to create the best possible home away from home experience. We are delighted to receive this recognition and will continue to develop our exceptional accommodation offer for our students.

The award is one of many accolades the University has received for its campus accommodation in the past 12 months, including 1st in the UK for accommodation and Best Moving in Experience. in the top 10 in the UK for university halls. This commitment to creating a great place to live is demonstrated in continued investment, including the institution’s largest-ever investment in accommodation worth £23.6m, opening in 2024.

Edge Hill offers a range of different halls to suit the needs of students. Find your place to belong with Edge Hill’s award-winning university accommodation, you can book a campus tour or open day online.

May 2, 2024


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