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Go firm to secure your accommodation for 2019

Discover how simple it is to secure your guaranteed room in our halls of residence

Hurry! Get your room sorted before 31 May 2019

Received an offer from us? Visit our accommodation application portal now to secure your room in halls. And if we were your first choice, your guaranteed room in halls is waiting, so jump to it.

How to get a guaranteed room in halls when your start uni

You'll get a guaranteed room in halls if you apply as a new, full-time undergraduate student and make us your firm choice, and meet our accommodation deadline.

That means you can focus on your exams, without having to worry about finding a place to live at uni.

Portsmouth is a great place to live – a young, friendly city bursting with culture and character. We have 4 miles of beach and almost everything is within walking distance. All our halls are centrally located and close to the main campus.

Plus, Portsmouth is the 5th most affordable place to live as a student in the UK (Natwest Student Living Index 2018) – so you'll have a place to call your own in a modern city that won't break the bank.

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How to apply for halls

UK and EU students

If you’ve firmly accepted a full-time place with us, we’ll send you an accommodation pack at the end of January which includes full accommodation details – including deadlines, a student housing guide and our allocation policy.

International students

We'll send you details of how to apply for a room in halls and deadline dates when you firmly accept an unconditional or conditional offer with the University.

All new international students (non-EU and non-exchange) starting a full-time course in 2019 are guaranteed an offer of a place in a hall of residence for the first year of study, provided we have received a completed accommodation application by the accommodation deadline.

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