International accommodation

We guarantee on-campus accommodation for all international students who apply by 30 June, with the option to live on campus for the duration of your course.

It is very important to us that you feel supported at Keele. Your safety, student experience and wellbeing are our priorities and we look forward to welcoming you on campus.  If you need to quarantine on arrival in the UK and have accepted an offer of accommodation in one of our campus halls of residence, your quarantine accommodation will be free of charge irrespective of when you arrive.  More information will be sent to you if you accept an offer of accommodation in our halls.

As a part of our new International Students Support Package worth over £2,000, we will be offering 2 weeks free accommodation to international students to facilitate quarantine arrangements upon arrival in the UK.

Here at Keele we have over 2,800 rooms in a variety of types and costs across our four halls of residence. We offer campus accommodation to all of our September arrival international undergraduate students who apply by 30 June (after this date accommodation may be still be available).

Halls and facilities

Both single and mixed-sex accommodation is available, and there is the option of en suite or shared bathroom facilities. We offer specially adapted rooms for students with disabilities. All rooms have wireless internet. Facilities vary between halls, but most have their own common rooms and all have a launderette.

Utility charges are included in the rent.

Water taps

Accommodation taps are labelled hot and cold. There is no need for water filters since the water is safe to drink.

Accommodation fees

University accommodation represents great value for money. Accommodation fees cover Internet connection, basic personal possessions insurance and all utility services. Fees vary according to hall and/or room facilities. A core level of insurance is provided at no extra charge. Pease see here for details of our accommodation fees.

Safety and support

Student safety is one of our highest priorities and we have a 24 hour security team. Many accommodation buildings have student swipe-card entry systems and each hall of residence has a team of resident assistants on call during evenings and weekends.

Single gender

We have single gender accommodation in our traditional accommodation blocks (rooms with or without a washbasin or shared 4 person flats). All of our premier flats and premier en-suite rooms are mixed gender as these rooms have their own bathrooms - kitchens are shared between male and female students. The students can tick the signle gender option on the accommodation application form.