Main Halls

Main Halls are situated on the upper two floors in the east and west wings of the original main building on campus.

Modernisation work has taken place to the east wing of Main Halls for academic year 2019/20, with rooms refurbished into en-suite, self-catered accommodation with shared kitchen/common areas. Catered accommodation with shared bathrooms is still available in the west wing of Main Halls.

Main Halls (En-Suite and Self-Catered)

  • A group of students chat on the path between the Main Building and Woodland Court.Cost: £105-£127 per week for academic year 2019/20. The majority of rooms are priced at £105 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: 98;
  • Layout: Set in flats of six, seven and eleven rooms. Each flat has a shared kitchen and dining area;
  • Catering: Self-catered;
  • Bedroom: Single bed, desk and chair, wardrobe, drawers, mini-fridge and bedside storage;
  • Bathroom: En-suite shower room;
  • 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;
  • TV: Flatscreen TV/monitor (can be enabled to receive Freeview for TV Licence holders);
  • 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 and Stanley.

Main Halls (Shared Bathroom and Catered)

  • The exterior of John Dalton and Lady Margaret Main Halls on the western side of the Main Building.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: 90;
  • Layout: Each area 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: John Dalton and Lady Margaret.

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Please note, the internal photos below show rooms and kitchen areas in shared bathroom and catered accommodation only. Photos of the refurbished Clough and Stanley halls will be added here as soon as they are available.

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