International Students

guaranteeOverseas fee-paying students, both Undergraduate and Postgraduate students, are guaranteed a place in University owned or managed accommodation for the duration of their taught studies at Aberystwyth University.

To qualify for guaranteed accommodation you must apply by the appropriate deadline date in the year of entry and respond to your offer of accommodation by the deadline date detailed in the Accommodation Offer*:

Undergraduate = 1st August

Postgraduate = 1st September

*Terms and conditions apply; please refer to our Priorities Policy for further details. 

Please refer to our How to Apply section for further information on the application procedure.  Please note that a place in University owned or managed accommodation is guaranteed, but not a specific type of room or location and that Accommodation Licence Periods do apply.

Meet and Greet Service

Aberystwyth University has made arrangements for international students to arrive to their accommodation before the start of the Licence Agreement (costs apply), this will give  international students an opportunity to settle into university life, collect visas from the post office if necessary, and take part in Activities Week.  For further details about this available service and information on how to make a booking please visit the International Meet and Greet webpage.

Summer Accommodation

University accommodation is available during the summer and priority will be given to overseas students who may wish to remain living in our residences.

Information on accommodation for Erasmus and Exchange students can be found in our Erasmus & Exchange section.