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.

Why live with us?

  • Only £100 acceptance fee 
  • All energy bills included 
  • High speed hard wired and wireless internet included
  • Free Sport Centre Platinum Membership for your health and wellbeing 
  • Insurance included 
  • 24/7 help and assistance- including staffed reception
  • 24/7 learning centres within easy access to your residence
  • Laundry facilities on site
  • Convenient location close to academic and campus facilities, as well as the town centre- Accommodation options
  • Payment plans available for accommodation fees
  • Single Licence Agreements – not joint and several (so you are not responsible for others’ rent) plus ‘Guarantors’ not required‌
  • Choose to live with your friends in flats/houses from 2-10 bedrooms  
  • A range of licence lengths plus University Summer Accommodation available 

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.

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