We have a range of modern, purpose-built accommodation for students, all located within 1.5 miles of the city centre.
First-year undergraduate students starting in September are guaranteed a single study-bedroom in one of our five student accommodation centres:
Images of our accommodation are available online in our virtual tours of all University of Sunderland accommodation.
All-male and all-female flats can be made available, dependent on application date and availability.
Most of our accommodation has technology to support students who are deaf or hearing impaired, and we also have rooms, kitchens and bathrooms which are easily accessible for students who use wheelchairs. We can also help if you have any other needs, such as needing a personal fridge for storing medication.
Watch students and their parents arrive at their new homes on moving in weekend - the start of their University journey:
Benefits of halls of residence
All student accommodation centres are self-catered, with fully equipped kitchens and on-site laundry facilities.
Personal possessions insurance is included within the rent, as is free 40Mb wifi internet access.
A free campus bus service links all centres to both campuses, and there is also free parking for students with cars.
Sunderland is one of the best-value places in the UK to be a student.
The cost of our university accommodation ranges from approximately £75 per week for a standard room, to £97 per week for an ensuite single study bedroom with river views. Full rent information can be found on each of the four student accommodation pages.
The University of Sunderland's student accommodation is among the best in the world.
Awards our accommodation has won include:
- Top 10 in the UK - Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2015
- Top 5 in the world - International Student Barometer 2014
If you come to an Open Day you'll have the chance to take a tour to see our student accommodation for yourself.
If you can't make it to an Open Day, we can organise an individual tour. For more information email the Accommodation Services team: firstname.lastname@example.org