Accommodation

Guaranteed accommodation at Sussex

You are guaranteed a place in University-managed housing if you are:

  • a full-time, first-year undergraduate student applying through UCAS for September 2016. You must firmly accept our offer
  • a full-time, first-year postgraduate student studying a research degree. You must be studying for a full academic year
  • a student from outside the European Union studying a taught Masters. 

You will receive the online housing application from February 2016.

On-campus accommodation

Accommodation options with en-suite bathrooms

Outside of NorthfieldNorthfield flats

2016 guideline single room price: from £148.88 per week
Number of flatmates: 6-8
Bathroom type: en suite
Distance (from Library): 0.3 miles

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Stanmer Court is located opposite the entrance to campus near to Falmer station with quick access to campus or to BrightonStanmer Court flats

2016 guideline single room price: from £142.47 per week
Number of flatmates: 4-6
Bathroom type: en suite
Distance (from Library): 0.3 miles

>> See more about Stanmer Court

Outside of SwanboroughSwanborough flats

2016 guideline single room price: from £150.01 per week
Number of flatmates: 4-7
Bathroom type: en suite
Distance (from Library): 0.2 miles

>> See more about Swanborough

Lewes Court is located at the north end of campusLewes Court flats (Phase 2)

2016 guideline single room price: from 144.92 per week
Number of flatmates: 5-6
Bathroom type: en suite
Distance (from Library): 0.4 miles

>> See more about Lewes Court Phase 2

Accommodation options with shared bathrooms

The Brighthelm residences are 60 five-bedroom housesBrighthelm houses

2016 guideline single room price: from £131.29 per week
Number of housemates: 5
Bathroom type: shared
Distance (from Library): 0.4 miles

>> See more about Brighthelm

East Slope is friendly and affordable housing close to a lively student barEast Slope flats

2016 guideline single room price: from £86.82 per week
Number of flatmates: 6-12
Bathroom type: shared
Distance (from Library): 0.4 miles

>> See more about East Slope

Lewes Court is located at the north end of campusLewes Court flats (Phase 1)

2016 guideline single room price: from £126.22 per week
Number of flatmates: 5-6
Bathroom type: shared
Distance (from Library): 0.4 miles

>> See more about Lewes Court Phase 1

Photo of Park Houses exteriorPark Houses

2016 guideline single room price: from £113.60 per week
Number of flatmates: 12
Bathroom type: shared
Distance (from Library): 0.3 miles

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Park Village Houses are three-storey houses laid out like a small villagePark Village houses

2016 guideline single room price: from £96.60 per week
Number of flatmates: 12
Bathroom type: shared
Distance (from Library): 0.4 miles

>> See more about Park Village

Off-campus accommodation

University-managed flats

Photo of a modern kitchen in Abacus House, including a seating area and breakfast bar, and a large window with a stunning view of the city.Abacus House flats

2016 guideline single room price: from £151.00
Number of flatmates: 3-5
Bathroom type: en suite
Area of Brighton: London Road
Distance from nearest train station: 0.4 miles

>> See more about Abacus House

Photo of the Kings Road University residence, an eight storey, grand, white builiding.Kings Road flats

2016 guideline single room price: from £124.13
Number of flatmates: 6
Bathroom type: shared
Area of Brighton: Brighton seafront, city centre
Distance from nearest train station: 0.6 miles

>> See more about Kings Road

University-managed houses

Photo of a University house on Florence Road from the front, a large two storey house with bay windows.You can live in one of our student houses in Brighton & Hove. This means that your bills and internet are included in your rent. Your bedroom and shared rooms are fully furnished, and you don't need to pay a deposit or provide a guarantor. All of our off-campus houses are in residential areas of Brighton or Hove, with good transport links to the University by bus or train.

>> See more about University-managed houses

Privately rented accommodation

Photo of the Brighton skyline, showing many different types of houses and flats, and looking out to the sea in the distance.Want to find your own off-campus accommodation?

If you want to live off campus in privately rented housing, we will help you to find accommodation from a private landlord. We can provide essential advice and support to help you. We offer one-to-one advice, will read and check your tenancy agreement for you, and will answer any questions you might have. We also provide useful resources, see our Sussex Studentpad.

>> See more about support for renting privately

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Contact us

We are here to help you with choosing and applying for your housing. Once you move in, you will also have a Residential Advisor who will arrange a welcome meeting for your flat and help with any issues you might have.

If you still have questions, or you need help from the Housing Services team, please get in touch:

Four members of the University's Housing Services team standing in front of our off-campus accommodation information centre

T: +44 (0) 1273 678220

E: housing@sussex.ac.uk

Or visit us at:

Housing Services
Bramber House,
Level 2, North Side
University of Sussex
Falmer
BN1 9QU
UK

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For full details about accommodation at Sussex, download our 2016/17 Housing Guide [PDF 3MB].