Accommodation fees

If you will be living in campus accommodation, you will need to pay your accommodation fees in three instalments. You will also need to make an advance payment of £450 to secure your room before you arrive. This £450 payment is split between a £150 room deposit, which is refundable when you vacate your room (less any damages or outstanding debts), and £300 payable towards the first instalment of your accommodation fees.

Instalment Amount Due Date
Advance Payment - Deposit and part of first instalment £150+£300=£450 31 August 2021 or the date specified on your offer of accommodation
First Instalment Total of 40% of your room fee minus £300

Home students: 1 October 2021

Overseas students: 15 October 2021

Second Instalment 40% of your room fee 14 January 2022
Third Instalment 20% of your room fee 6 May 2022

For more information about accommodation fees please visit our accommodation web pages.

We will send your accommodation offer and room details by email. This will explain how to view the contract and terms and conditions before you accept the offer. We will also send an invoice to your Keele email address detailing the amount and due dates of each payment. You will receive reminders about paying your accommodation fees throughout the year. If you ever have concerns about being able to meet the payment deadlines, including the deposit and advance payment deadline, you should contact the Income Office as soon as possible at

Please note that in accepting your accommodation offer, you are entering into a contract with the University for the period specified in the offer. It is not possible to end this contract except in exceptional circumstances.