Bay Campus Residences

Bay Campus Residences

Bay Campus Residences

Bay Campus is situated in an outstanding location on the eastern approach to Swansea, on a 65-acre site adjacent to a beautiful site of special scientific interest. 

Bay Campus with 2002 rooms is one of the only University Campuses in the UK with direct access onto the beach and its own seafront promenade. 

Click here to view a 360-degree tour: Use the bar at the bottom of the 360 to navigate to different rooms: Kitchen, Ensuite and Bedroom Images

Accommodation

The accommodation is made up of cluster flats varying in size from four to eleven bedrooms, with 1 & 2 bedroom flats also available.

There are 12 wheelchair accessible rooms, some of which offer interjoining ‘buddy rooms’. In addition, there is a quota of rooms available for visually and/or hearing impaired students. 

Bay Campus Site Plan

Designated Areas

In addition to the different accommodation, we have the following designated areas for those students who have specific requirements. We will always try to accommodate students within these preferences where possible.

You can choose!

  • Show Flats - Get involved with open days and earn £££s back on your residence fees. For students who don't mind new students taking a peek at their room a couple of times a term.
  • Quiet area - Noise restrictions between 11pm and 8am. For those who need their sleep!  
  • Alcohol-free area - Students agree not to consume or store alcohol within the flat/house. 
  • Welsh speakers - Siarad Cymraeg? Specific area for students who want Welsh speaking flatmates.
  • Mature area - This is for students who are over the age of 21. 
  • Postgraduate area - Usually 51-week courses and study after your initial degree.
  • Health science areaHuman and health science students click here. These are normally for an early start and late finish course dates outside of the regular 40-week cohort - We are only able to accommodate these courses on Singleton Park Campus or Hendrefoelan Student Village.

Unibus - Travel Information

A frequent bus service will be in operation between Bay Campus, the City Centre, Singleton Park Campus & Hendrefoelan Student Village. 

Bay Campus, Singleton Park Campus and Swansea City Centre are also linked by National Cycle Route 4.

Online Journey planner click here.

Unibus

Bay Campus Room Facilites

Ensuite Rooms

NoTypeBed SizeFacilitesBathroom
 1623 Single 3/4 Beds (Small Double) Shared Kitchen Ensuite

All rooms are equipped with bedside chest, desk, chair, bookshelf, and storage for clothes. In addition, the room features blackout curtains, a pinboard, and mirror.

Communal Facilities

  • A Common Room with large screen TV.
  • Bicycle storage within the central accommodation courtyard.
  • All kitchens are equipped with cooker, hob, sink, microwave, kettle and fridge/freezer. Shared flats (4+ bedrooms) also have a breakfast bar and stools, coffee table and sofa. Please note that cutlery, crockery, and containers for separating residents’ food in fridges are not supplied.
  • A dedicated reception area with mail room and help desk.
  • All rooms are self-catered. In addition to a kitchen, there is a Tesco Express on campus and a range of catering and bar services on offer across Bay Campus. Please click here for more information on catering, bar and retail services available.

All rooms have broadband service and personal belongings insurance included in the rent.

Ensuite Rooms Premium

NoTypeBed SizeFacilitesBathroom
 332 Single Double Bed Shared Kitchen Ensuite

Premium bedrooms offer the addition of:

  • A larger room than the Medium Ensuite.
  • A double bed.
  • An armchair and drawer unit.

All rooms are equipped with bedside chest, desk, chair, bookshelf and storage for clothes. In addition, the room features blackout curtains, a pinboard and mirror.

Communal Facilities

  • A Common Room with large screen TV.
  • Bicycle storage within the central accommodation courtyard.
  • All kitchens are equipped with cooker, hob, sink, microwave, kettle and fridge/freezer. Shared flats (4+ bedrooms) also have a breakfast bar and stools, coffee table and sofa. Please note that cutlery, crockery, and containers for separating residents’ food in fridges are not supplied.
  • A dedicated reception area with mail room and help desk.
  • All rooms are self-catered. In addition to a kitchen, there is a Tesco Express on campus and a range of catering and bar services on offer across Bay Campus. Please click here for more information on catering, bar and retail services available.

All rooms have broadband service and personal belongings insurance included in the rent.

Twin / Shared Rooms

These rooms are shared with 1 other person and you will be allocated with someone who has chosen the same options as you.

NoTypeBed SizeFacilitiesBathroom
8 Twin Rooms Single Beds Shared Kitchen Ensuite Room

All rooms are equipped with bedside chest, desk, chair, bookshelf and storage for clothes. In addition, the room features blackout curtains, a pinboard and mirror.

Communal Facilities

  • A Common Room with large screen TV.
  • Bicycle storage within the central accommodation courtyard.
  • All kitchens are equipped with cooker, hob, sink, microwave, kettle and fridge/freezer. Shared flats (4+ bedrooms) also have a breakfast bar and stools, coffee table and sofa. Please note that cutlery, crockery, and containers for separating residents’ food in fridges are not supplied.
  • A dedicated reception area with mail room and help desk.
  • All rooms are self-catered. In addition to a kitchen, there is a Tesco Express on campus and a range of catering and bar services on offer across Bay Campus. Please click here for more information on catering, bar and retail services available.

All rooms have broadband service and personal belongings insurance included in the rent.

1 & 2 Bed Flats

Most of the 1 & 2 bed flats are located in the Tower at the Bay Campus and are in a quiet area. They also have access to a communal lounge.

NoType Bed SizeFacilities Bathrooms 
24 1 Bedroom Flat 3/4 Beds (Small Double) Kitchen / Living Room 1 Bathroom
16 2 Bedroom Flat 3/4 Beds (Small Double) Kitchen / Living Room 1 Bathroom

1-bed flats are Intended for single occupancy only

2-bed flats are For 2 singles only and have 2 separate standard bedrooms (not ensuite)

All rooms are equipped with bedside chest, desk, chair, bookshelf and storage for clothes. In addition, the room features blackout curtains, a pinboard and mirror.

Communal Facilities

  • A Common Room with large screen TV.
  • Bicycle storage within the central accommodation courtyard.
  • All kitchens are equipped with cooker, hob, sink, microwave, kettle and fridge/freezer. Shared flats (4+ bedrooms) also have a breakfast bar and stools, coffee table and sofa. Please note that cutlery, crockery, and containers for separating residents’ food in fridges are not supplied.
  • A dedicated reception area with mail room and help desk.
  • All rooms are self-catered. In addition to a kitchen, there is a Tesco Express on campus and a range of catering and bar services on offer across Bay Campus. Please click here for more information on catering, bar and retail services available.

All rooms have broadband service and personal belongings insurance included in the rent.

The layout of flats may vary.

Accommodation Fees 2017-18

Bay Campus

BAY CAMPUS

Prices are based on a standard 40 Week Tenancy 

Invoices will be sent to the student's University email account 7 days prior to the due date.

ROOM

TOTAL

WEEKLY

TERM 1

TERM 2

TERM 3

TOTAL

Type Rooms on Site Rent 19-Oct-1725-Jan-1803-May-18Cost
Twin/Shared 8 £85 £1,190 £1,105 £1,105 £3,400
Medium 1623 £138 £1,932 £1,794 £1,794 £5,520
Premium 332 £143 £2,002 £1,859 £1,859 £5,720
Executive 1 £148 £2072 £1924 1924 £5,920
1 Bed Flat 24 £188 £2,632 £2,444 £2,444 £7,520
1 Room in 2 Bed Flat 16 £120 £1,680 £1,560 £1,560 £4,800

Prices are based on a standard 51 Week Tenancy 

ROOM

TOTAL

WEEKLY

TERM 1

TERM 2

TERM 3

TERM 4

 TOTAL

Type Rooms on Site Rent 19-Oct-1725-Jan-1803-May-1806 Jul-18Cost
Medium 1623 £138 £1,932 £1,794 £1,794 £1,518 £7,038
Premium 332 £143 £2,002 £1,859 £1,859 £1,573 £7,293
1 Bed Flat 24 £188 £2,632 £2,444 £2,444 £2,068 £9,588
1 Room in 2 Bed Flat 16 £120 £1,680 £1,560 £1,560 £1,320 £6,120

All images, floor plans, and descriptions are for illustrative purposes only. Individual features and layout may vary slightly. Prices are also subject to change prior to an offer of accommodation being sent.  

Beck House

BECK HOUSE

Prices are based on a standard 51 Week Tenancy

Invoices will be sent to the student's University email account 7 days prior to the due date.

ROOMTYPETOTALWEEKLYTERM 1TERM 2TERM 3TERM 4 TOTAL
Type Room Rooms on Site Rent 19-Oct-1725-Jan-1803-May-1806 Jul-18 Cost
Standard Medium 26 £99 £1,386 £1,287 £1,287 £1,089 £5,049
Large 3 £104 £1,456 £1,352 £1,352 £1,144 £5,304
Ensuite Small 30 £115 £1,610 £1,495 £1,495 £1,265 £5,865
Medium 24 £120 £1,680 £1,560 £1,560 £1,320 £6,120
Large 13 £125 £1,750 £1,625 £1,625 £1,375 £6,375
1 Bed Flat Sleeps 2 5 £159 £2,226 £2,067 £2,067 £1,749 £8,109
2 Bed Flat Sleeps 3 6 £167 £2,338 £2,171 £2,171 £1,837 £8,517
2 Bed Flat Sleeps 4 12 £174 £2,436 £2,262 £2,262 £1,914 £8,874
3 bed Flat Sleeps 5 5 £193 £2,702 £2,509 £2,509 £2,123 £9,843

Hendrefoelan Student Village

HENDREFOELAN STUDENT VILLAGE

For 2017/2018 Academic Year a free Bus pass will be provided via an Mticket.

Invoices will be sent to the student's University email account 7 days prior to the due date.

ROOMTYPETOTALWEEKLYTERM 1TERM 2TERM 3TERM 4 TOTAL
Type Room Rooms on Site Rent 19-Oct-1725-Jan-1803-May-1806-Jul-18 Cost
Standard Medium  40 1034 £89 £1246 £1157 £1157 £0 £3,560
46* £1335 £1157 £1602 £0 £4,094
47** £1424 £1157 £1602 £0 £4,183
48*** £1513 £1157 £1602 £0 £4,272
51 £1246 £1157 £1157 £979 £4,538

46* - For accommodation starting on the 15th September

47** - For accommodation starting on the 8th September

48*** - For accommodation staring on the 1st September

All Rooms are Single - Self-Catered Rooms on-site. All images, floor plans, and descriptions are for illustrative purposes only. Individual features and layout may vary slightly. Prices are also subject to change prior to an offer of accommodation being sent.  

Singleton Park Campus

SINGLETON PARK CAMPUS

Prices are based on a standard 40 week Tenancy

Invoices will be sent to the student's University email account 7 days prior to the due date.

ROOMTOTALROOM TOTALWEEKLYTERM 1TERM 2TERM 3TOTAL
Type Rooms on Site  Size No  Rent19-Oct-1725-Jan-1803-May-18Cost
Standard Cefn Bryn Medium 144 £116 £1,624 £1,508 £1,508 £4,640
Large 17 £121 £1,694 £1,573 £1,573 £4,840
Standard** Kilvey & Rhossili Medium 196 £128 £1,792 £1,664 £1,664 £5,120
Large 13 £133 £1,862 £1,729 £1,729 £5,320
Ensuite Preseli Small 37 £121 £1,694 £1,573 £1,573 £4,840
Medium 130 £126 £1,764 £1,638 £1,638 £5,040
Large 17 £131 £1,834 £1,703 £1,703 £5,240
Ensuite Caswell, Langland, Oxwich Medium 255 £131 £1,834 £1,703 £1,703 £5,240
Large 11 £136 £1,904 £1,768 £1,768 £5,440
Ensuite Penmaen & Horton Medium 317 £135 £1,890 £1,755 £1,755 £5,400
Large 34 £140 £1,960 £1,820 £1,820 £5,600
Xlarge 5 £145 £2,030 £1,885 £1,885 £5,800

**The Pre-Paid Dining Card has a value of £28.00 per week which is pre-loaded termly to allow a more flexible dining option. Available for use in any of the Campus Catering Outlets. A budget-friendly option!

Singleton Park Campus - Self-Catered

All images, floor plans, and descriptions are for illustrative purposes only. Individual features and layout may vary slightly. Prices are also subject to change prior to an offer of accommodation being sent. 

All Rooms are Single - Total 1184 Rooms on-site.  212 Rooms with Pre-Paid Dining Card & 972 Single Self-Catered Rooms

Bay Campus Resident Information

Address / Postcodes

Your address is your Hall Code, flat number, room number. E.g. if you are GWE001/07,  that is Gwenllian Flat 001, Room 7 (See Tenancy Agreement sent to you for details). The flat number does not relate to floor number.

GWE001/07
Gwenllian Hall
Student Accommodation
Swansea University
Bay Campus
Fabian Way
SA1 8EP

All Bay Campus accommodation has the same POSTCODE - SA1 8EP

For information on addressing UK & International mail see:  Royal Mail Guide Addressing Your Mail.

Advice on delivery in the UK, see: Royal Mail Top Tips for Sending Mail

Where do I collect my mail?

The Mail Room is located next to the St. Modwen Student Living Reception at the base of the Tower. The reception will sign for any mail/parcels and will send an e-mail to your student account to let you know. You should bring with you proof of identity (your student ID card) when you come to collect your parcel. 

Moving?

Don’t forget when you move to redirect your mail and update your Intranet Account. SeeRedirecting your mail for more information.

Need to report a repair?

To report a repair, you will need to log onto the St. Modwen Student Repair reporting system called CAFM

When logging on, you will be required to enter a Username and password.  

Once a repair is reported:

  • You are granting access to staff to respond to the issue.  
  • You do not need to be present for the staff to access the area.
  • If you do not want staff to access the area without you being present, you must state this at the time of making the request. 

Please take a minute to read through the user guide to help you report a repair  St. Modwen - Repair System user Guide

Your Username is your 6 Digit Student Number  -  Your Password for your first log in is: password   

After the first log in you will be required to change your password.

Report a Repair click here