Our new state-of-the-art student village is located on Riseholme Road - just across the road from our campus. We'll be ready to welcome BGU students to this luxury accommodation in September 2024! You can choose from a 46 or 50 week contract, and applications are open to students from all year groups studying at BGU.


With 293 high quality en-suite rooms available, along with a 24/7 reception, plenty of outdoor space, and small cinema room... you'll be part of a community where you can meet new friends, create a space you can call your own, and make memories that will last a lifetime.


Each house contains eight bedrooms (approximately 14m² in footprint, including en-suite), arranged around a single staircase. The ground floor has the main entrance and contains a separate studio room, 24m² in size, and a shared kitchen and social space. You'll also benefit from a complimentary housekeeping service for the communal kitchen areas (terms apply).



Apartments feature en-suite rooms that share a kitchen, in groups of six to nine. Accessible rooms are distributed throughout, and adjacent kitchens will have accessible facilities. Within block four there is a pair of accessible studios (26m²) and some enhanced sizes rooms (18m²). You'll also benefit from a complimentary housekeeping service for the communal kitchen areas (terms apply).



Prices for 2024-25 include utility charges, wi-fi, contents insurance and portable appliance testing. Accommodation fees are due at the beginning of each term (October, January and April) and payment is asked by re-occurring card.

46 and 50 week contracts available:

Room Types

Weekly Rent


En Suite Bedrooms



Deluxe En Suite Bedrooms






A £400.00 refundable deposit will be required once an offer of a room in our Halls of Residence has been made.

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Contact us

If you have any queries or questions please contact the Accommodation team by using any of the following methods:
Accommodation Office
Bishop Grossesteste University
Longdales Road
Email: accommodation@bishopg.ac.uk
Phone: 01522 583795 / 583707

Or visit the Accommodation & Estates Office (opposite BG Futures) .

Code of Practice for the Management of Student Housing

Where you live is a big part of being at University which is why Bishop Grosseteste University is one of a number of Universities and Further Education Colleges that is signed up to The Student Accommodation Code. The Code protects our students’ rights to safe, good quality accommodation, to make sure our students get the best out of their time living in our residences. It outlines everything students can expect from our accommodation as well as their responsibilities as tenants. The Code has already raised standards of accommodation at Bishop Grosseteste University and underpins our ongoing dedication to our students. We are fully committed to providing a safe, comfortable living environment which will help support our students in leading a successful and enjoyable student life.

For further information visit the Student Accommodation Code website. A full version on the code of practice is available on request from the Accommodation Office.

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