Many students prefer to live off-campus so they can take advantage of the lively social and cultural activities available and have easy access to their residence at the end of the night. Transport links to the University are good, with properties typically being located either near to the 25 bus route which serves the university, or close to one of the city's train stations.
For 2013/14, the average weekly rent for a standard study bedroom is £105.00-£114.00. Your actual rent will varey, depending on size, location and facilities.
There are two types of off-campus accommodation:
Facebook group: For students who have been allocated a room off-campus and in Headlease properties, meet your flatmates via the Facebook group for off campus residences.
If you click on the specific residences to the left hand side of this page you can find out more information.