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Halls of residence

Common room at The Costume Store
Common room at The Costume Store
Common room at The Costume Store

Life in halls of residence is a communal and enriching experience. Accommodation Services are always happy to help students find the most suitable and convenient place to live, in a fully student-focused environment, within easy reach of your College.

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    Archwood House

    Archwood House is a brand-new building and in an ideal location for students studying at Camberwell College of Arts

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    Brooke Hall

    A 20-minute walk from Camberwell College of Arts and a short bus ride to London College of Communication.

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    Cordwainers Court

    Located in Hackney, east London. One minute from the London College of Fashion Mare Street campus and also close to the Golden Lane site.

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    Emily Bowes Court

    Emily Bowes Court is a modern hall with fantastic communal spaces and a short distance from the Victoria Line.

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    Furzedown Student Village and Cedars Hall

    Furzedown and Cedars is set across 3 buildings in the residential area of Tooting, featuring beautiful interior design and an on-site gym.

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    Gardens House

    A brand-new UAL owned hall with modern facilities and a minute's walk to Camberwell College.

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    Glassyard Building

    A brand new development, located in the vibrant area of Stockwell, perfect for students looking for an independent living experience.

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    Highline Building

    Highline Building is a brand new development and is a short walk from London's Southbank.

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    Portland House

    The freshly refurbished Georgian town house of Portland House provides a historical setting in a convenient location.

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    Sketch House

    Sketch House is located in Finsbury Park and offers a unique range of facilities including a courtyard.

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    The Costume Store

    The Costume Store is in west London and has fantastic transport links.

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    Wigram House

    Wigram House is a beautiful Victorian mansion block with high-spec, modern facilities inside. It is located in the heart of central London.

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    Chapter Lewisham

    This hall will no longer be in the UAL Halls portfolio from September 2022.

Locations of UAL College buildings and halls of residence

Airport collection service

The University offers a free airport collection service for all international students from outside the EEA arriving in London for the first time. We will arrange for a taxi to collect you from your London arrival airport and take you to your accommodation.

Further information for applicants

Find out more about living in halls, including the online application system, cancellations and payments in our Accommodation FAQ.

The University is committed to promoting equal opportunities and access, and we will try our best to arrange suitable facilities and support for all students.

If you are an international or disabled student or are under the age of 18, we've provided more guidance for your application.

We also have further information about fire safety in our halls on the platform Halls Life. All halls and academic buildings at UAL have multiple escape routes, smoke and heat detectors and fire alarms that are tested weekly, with evacuation tests at least twice a year.

Rent, insurance and contracts

Check our detailed guidance on Rent, Insurance and Contracts – including more information on financial advice, payment methods, deposits and leaving your contracts.

Have questions?

Phone us:

+44 (0)20 7514 6240 (UK number)
Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

+852 2155 4207 (Hong Kong number)

Monday to Friday, 9.30am – 6.30pm GMT +8 hours

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Visit us in person: Fourth floor, 272 High Holborn, WC1V 7EY

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