Main Halls

A group of students chat on the path between the Main Building and Woodland Court.Main Halls are situated on the upper two floors in the east and west wings of the original main building on campus.

  • Cost: £112 per week for academic year 2019/20. Hall fees for Main Halls for academic year 2020/21 are to be announced. Utility bills included.
  • Number of rooms: 180;
  • Layout: Each of the four areas comprising Main Halls typically includes four kitchens, eight shower cubicles, four bathrooms and ten toilets, as well as wash basins;
  • Catering: Catered. You will be issued with a Unicard which will be automatically loaded with a cash value each week that can be used to purchase food and drink from the various catering outlets on campus;
  • Bedroom: Single bed, desk and chair, with a wardrobe, drawers and bedside storage;
  • Kitchen: Each kitchen includes a fridge, freezer, cooker, microwave, toaster, kettle, iron and ironing board, as well as individual food lockers;
  • Bathroom: Shared bathroom, shower and toilet facilities;
  • WiFi: Wireless internet services are available free of charge as part of the secure eduroam service across the campus. Your WiFi device must support WPA2-Enterprise (802.1x) authentication to connect to eduroam. Devices that don’t support these protocols, such as smart speakers, Fire TV Sticks and Apple TV, are unable to use eduroam. WiFi is a ‘shared’ technology and bandwidth contracts apply to ensure fair access for all service users;
  • Contract: 40 weeks (September to June, including Christmas and Easter vacation periods);
  • Safety: The Campus Support team provides 24 hour security. They are on call to offer guidance and assistance whenever required;
  • Hall Names: Clough, John Dalton, Lady Margaret and Stanley.


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