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Studio flat category 1

Category 1 studio flats are our least expensive self-contained accommodation option, with a small kitchen and en suite bathroom of your own. They are for single occupancy and generally more suited to postgraduate or mature students, though all students are able to apply for them. They are great for students wanting their own space and facilities with but still with the other benefits of living in university accommodation.

Please see further detail below to find out what’s included.

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An example of a studio flat category 1 bedroom
An example of a studio flat category 1 bedroom
An example of a studio flat category 1 kitchen
An example of a studio flat category 1 kitchen

Fees for 2016/17

Prices shown are based on an example 40 week contract.

Halls of residenceCateringPrice per weekPrice per year
Archers Road* Self-catered £159.95 £6,398
Bencraft Court* Self-catered £159.95 £6,398
Highfield Halls Self-catered £178.29 £7,131
Wessex Lane Self-catered £178.29 £6,775
Gower (Glen Eyre) Self-catered £178.29 £6,418
Mayflower (courtyard only) Self-catered £178.29 £7,131


* Please note, St. Margaret's hall (Archers Road) & Bencraft hall will not be available for 2017/18.

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This type of room is available in these halls:

Archers Road

Archers Road

Close to the city centre with easy access to campuses using regular Unilink buses.



Set in a quiet location within walking distance of Highfield Campus.

Highfield Hall

Highfield Hall

A smaller halls within walking distance of both Highfield and Avenue campuses.

Wessex Lane

Wessex Lane

A large and social complex close to Highfield Campus.


Gower Flats

Located on Highfield Campus, with the reception at Glen Eyre.

What's included

The exact furniture may vary depending on the halls of residence but the majority of category 1 studio flats include:

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