Your student home
Feeling at home is just as important as your degree. So, from offering modern, well-equipped student accommodation designed to fit a range of tastes and budgets, to giving you the support you need to find private sector housing, and offering you the chance to speak to current students, we’ll help make your transition to student living as seamless as possible.
Our student community is spread across Penryn Campus and Falmouth Campus, which are connected by regular bus and train services. We offer a variety of student accommodation options in Penryn and Falmouth.
Apply for student accommodation
We guarantee a room in University owned, managed or approved accommodation for all first-year students who apply by 31 July. Get all the information you need to start your application.Find out how to apply
Halls of residence
Live on-campus, near the beach, or in town. Choose from shared and studio flats, accessible rooms, and catered packages. The majority of our rooms are ensuite. Feel extra safe with secure access, CCTV and 24/7 support at many of our sites.
Each room is furnished and all have wifi. If you’re a first-year student, you’ll have a guaranteed place in our accommodation, as long as you get your application in on time.
"I had a brilliant experience in student accommodation. There was an amazing group of people and it was very sociable. The advice I’d give to students moving in is: don’t be scared! I was, but as soon as I arrived, I felt like I was home."
– Nina Band (Falmouth University student)
Falmouth and Penryn offer a wide variety of private sector housing. Visit the Accommodation Office page for more information.
If you want help finding somewhere to live, our Accommodation team offer information, advice and guidance. There are also house-hunting seminars and online accommodation lists available.
Accommodation for postgraduate students
If you're studying an on-campus master's programme you may want to apply for university-managed accommodation. Whether you're based in Falmouth or Penryn, you'll have a range of accommodation options to choose from.Find out more
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