Accommodation Timeline

Accommodation timeline

Click below for a simple timeline of the general Accommodation Application Process for all students:

C‌lick here to view the Accommodation Timeline 2014

The application process is slightly different for different categories of students.

If you're unsure about anything, you can always tweet us @ResidenServices

When to apply for accommodation

Unconditional, conditional,insurance

  • Applications open on 5th February for students holding a firm offer to study at the university.  This includes Unconditional, Conditional & Insurance students
  • Please do not apply before this date as your application will not be valid.
  • Apply by 30 June to be guaranteed accommodation - no guarantee for insurance students
  • Once you confirm Swansea as your 1st/2nd choice, the accommodation application process continues as shown in the accommodation process timeline below.

Clearing and late applicants

  • In 2013 we housed over 300 Clearing Students
  • Once you have confirmed Swansea as your clearing choice you can apply for accommodation.
  • Applications open after A Level results
  • Please apply by the 05 September

Suspended studies

  • If you suspend your studies before 01 February in your first year you are eligible to reapply for University residence when you recommence your studies.
  • Apply online as a new undergraduate - applications open 05 February.

Postgraduate students

Once you are accepted to study at Swansea, we will send you information that includes your six 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.
  • You can apply online from 05 February
  • 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 at this time

When will you find out where you're living?

Timeline 2014