Apply for Accommodation

Applying for Accommodation

  1. You can apply for accommodation as soon as you have your Swansea University Student Number,
  2. This applies to Un/Conditional, Insurance and Clearing students. Do not wait until you get your results!
  3. Apply yourself - we ask that Parents / Guardian do not do it on the student's behalf.
  4. Once offered accommodation you will need to make sure you are able to pay the Reservation Deposit. See: Paying your Accommodation Fees

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When to apply for accommodation

Un/Conditional & Insurance

  • Apply as soon as you have a student number, don't wait till you receive your results! Even if we are your Insurance choice.
  • Apply by 30th June to be guaranteed accommodation - Unconditional & Conditional students only, however, we must stress that we do NOT guarantee any particular residence.
  • Applications received after the 30th June will be allocated in accordance with the Clearing and Late Applicants guide above.
  • We allocate students based on their choice for accommodation, the date of the application, the date of the results and any special requirement / disability.  
  • Confused by some of the terminology?  Click here for a brief UCAS guide.

Clearing & Late Applicants

  • Late applicants are any students applying after the 30th June.
  • In 2016 we housed over 790 students that applied on or after 'A' level results day. and assisted a further 300 to secure accommodation with our Housing Fayre.
  • Once you have confirmed Swansea as your Firm, Insurance or Clearing university you should apply for accommodation.
  • All students are able to apply for accommodation as soon as they receive a Swansea University 6 digit student number.
  • Unfortunately, we do not guarantee students in this category accommodation, however, for any students that we are unable to house in university accommodation we will assist them with our Housing Fayre that we run each year. 

Suspended Studies

  • If you suspend your studies before 1st February in your first year you are eligible to reapply for University residence when you recommence your studies.
  • Apply online as a new undergraduate 

Postgraduates

Once you are accepted to study at Swansea, we will send you information that includes your 6 digit student number which you can then use to complete your application online by clicking here.

  • To be considered for university accommodation, make your application as soon as possible.
  • Offers are made in date order of application once your offer from the University becomes unconditional
  • If you have your results and your University offer is unconditional before July you will get an accommodation offer normally within a month of application.

Contract Dates 2016-17

BAY CAMPUS

Site

Contract Length

Start Date

End Date

Bay Campus 

40 Week Contract

23rd September 2016

30th June 2017

Postgraduates

51 Week Contract

23rd September 2016

15th September 2017

For Information on Paying your Accommodation Fees please click here.

BECK HOUSE

Site

Contract Length

Start Date

End Date

Beck House

47 Week Contract

 

 

 

51 Week Contract

23rd September 2016

15th September 2017

For Information on Paying your Accommodation Fees please click here.

HENDREFOELAN STUDENT VILLAGE

Site

Contract Length

Start Date

End Date

Hendrefoelan Student Village

40 Week Contract

23rd September 2016

30th June 2017

Nurses

47 Week Contract

9th September 2016

4th August 2017

Medics

48 week Contract

26th August 2016

TBC

Postgraduates

51 Week Contract

23rd September 2016

15th September 2017

For Information on Paying your Accommodation Fees please click here.

SINGLETON PARK CAMPUS

 

Site

Contract Length

Start Date

End Date

Singleton Campus

40 Week Contract

23rd September 2016 30th June 2017

Nurses

47 Week Contract

9th September 2016 4th August 2017

Medics

48 week Contract

26th August 2016 TBC

Postgraduates

51 Week Contract

23rd September 2016

15th September 2017

For Information on Paying your Accommodation Fees please click here.

 

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