Exchange & Erasmus Students

Guaranteed University owned or managed Accommodation for Erasmus & Exchange Students for 2020/21!*

For 2020/21 all incoming Erasmus and Exchange students, including semester only students, are guaranteed a place in University owned or managed accommodation for the duration of their taught studies at Aberystwyth University.

How to apply

For 2020/21 all incoming Erasmus and Exchange students, including semester only 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 01st August in the year of entry and respond to your offer of accommodation by the deadline date detailed in the Accommodation Offer.

Please note that a place in University owned or managed accommodation is guaranteed, but not a specific type of room or location.

*Terms and conditions apply - please see our Priorities Policy for additional information.

Live With Us Love Life!

At Aberystwyth, we're proud of the vibrant community that our students experience within our residences. The majority of our residences being only a short walk away from campus plus FREE Sports Centre Platinum Membership for your health and wellbeing!

 

To find out what accommodation is available to you why not see our accommodation options and compare our residences.

When & how to apply for accommodation

Once you have met the conditions of your academic offer to study at Aberystwyth University, the Study Abroad Office will contact you with information on how you can apply for University accommodation from July onwards. For semester 2 students this will be from around November prior to starting in the January term.

Erasmus-Exchange Students Accommodation Factsheet 2019-20

Please refer to our How to Apply section for further information on the application procedure.  

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 pre-fresher's activities. For further details about this available service and information on how to make a booking please visit the International Meet and Greet Service webpage.

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.

 

Alternative Accommodation

Alternatively, you may prefer to live in Private Sector Accommodation in the town of Aberystwyth, which is within easy walking distance of the main campus and with a regular bus link. Aberystwyth University operates an Accommodation Service to help students find somewhere to live in private sector accommodation.