Couples in our University self-catered flats are provided with various facilities and furnishings.


All bedrooms are carpeted. Subject to flat layout they are generally equipped with the following furniture:

  • Standard double bed
  • Bedside cabinet
  • Chest of drawers
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk and study chair
  • Waste paper bin


Bedding, bed linen and towels are not provided in couple flats. You will therefore need to supply these items yourself (such as a duvet, duvet cover, pillows, pillowcases, blankets, sheets and towels).

Kitchen and Living area facilities

University flats offer self-catering accommodation and the kitchens - except at Southbridge - are equipped with the following items:

  • Four-ring electric cooker with oven and grill
  • Microwave
  • Set of three saucepans, frying pan and chopping board
  • Kettle
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Basin
  • Dish Drainer
  • Mop and mop bucket
  • Sweeping brush and shovel
  • Ironing board (no iron provided)
  • Kitchen bin

Southbridge has more limited kitchen provision:

  • Two ring cooker
  • Microwave¬†
  • Fridge
  • Vacuum cleaner, available on a shared basis
  • Curtlery and crockery are NOT provided in any of the couple flats.


Subject to the flat layout, communal areas may be provided with the following furniture:

  • Kitchen table and chairs
  • Sofa or easy chairs


Students in all our self-catered flats have access to laundry facilities. A coin operated laundry is within easy reach.


There is no cleaning service provided at our couple accommodation