New University Locks accommodation
New accommodation for 659 students on our City Centre Campus.
Whether you’re a new starter or a returning student, our Accommodation Services team can help you find somewhere to live in Birmingham. Please view our Accommodation Room Offer Policy for 2017/18 before you apply.
We offer accommodation in University-owned and University partner Halls of Residence at various locations throughout the city, and work with private companies to supply accommodation close to our city centre campuses.
Accommodation includes standard and en suite rooms suitable for undergraduate and postgraduate students. For students with special requirements we have accessible purpose-built rooms at some of the Halls of Residence.
Want to know more?
Download our accommodation guide.
Accommodation application form
Applications for the academic year 2017/18 will open from 9.00am on Wednesday 29 March 2017.
If you are looking for accommodation for 2016/17 Academic Year please contact Accommodation Services. Email email@example.com or call +44 0121 331 5191.
- Applications for the academic year 2017/18 will open from 9.00am on Wednesday 29 March 2017.
- We will start to allocate students who hold an Unconditional Firm course offer, and have applied for accommodation for 2017/18 from 3 April 2017.
- All students who hold a Conditional Firm offer and have applied for accommodation will be allocated from 17 August 2017.
- Closing date for UK/EU student accommodation applications is 31 July 2017.
- Closing date for International Student accommodation applications is 31 August 2017.
Halls of Residence
City North Student Village - Oscott Gardens
Ideally located* for students studying at City North.
Oscott Gardens >>
Belgrave View - Campus Living Villages
Ideally located* for Birmingham Conservatoire students.
Campus Living Villages >>
Ideally located* for our City Centre Campus (Parkside, Millennium Point and Curzon Building). Jennens Court >>
Ideally located* for our City Centre Campus (Parkside, Millennium Point and Curzon Building). University Locks >>
Ideally located* for our City Centre Campus (Parkside, Millennium Point and Curzon Building). Curzon Gateway >>
City South is ideally located* for students studying one of our health courses.
City South >>
Ideally located* for our City Centre Campus (Parkside, Millennium Point and Curzon Building). The Heights >>
*We cannot guarantee to allocate students to the halls closest to the faculties.
Birmingham City Student Homes
The University also supports students in finding accommodation through Birmingham City Student Homes, a student-focused letting agency, owned and operated by Birmingham City Students’ Union.
The not-for-profit agency only deals with reputable and accredited landlords and aims to offer students reliable, safe and decent accommodation.
Living in Student Accommodation - Hannah's Story
"Like anyone else, I was also nervous about moving away from home and having to do a lot for myself."
Not sure what to expect from living in student accommodation?
First year student Hannah shares her experience on living in halls over on our blog.