Aston University guarantees campus accommodation to the first 150 Postgraduate (Masters and Research) applicants for their first year of study at Aston University providing they fulfil the criteria set out below:

  • They apply to Aston University as a full time student for the full academic year

  • They have obtained the required qualifications (as appropriate) and Masters applicants have paid their Aston University course deposit by the 21st July 2024.

  • They have applied for Aston Student Village accommodation through the online portal by the 21st July 2024.

Postgraduate applicants may choose a 51 week* (September to September) Tenancy Agreement only. Further details and Tenancy Conditions can be found on the Unite Students website.

Postgraduate research (PGR) applicants who attend the University from January, April or July are encouraged to contact the Accommodation Office to enquire about availability of on-campus accommodation. We are keen to accommodate all students who need accommodation on campus, subject to availability.


If you have received an offer from Aston and have paid any course deposit (if required), you can apply for Postgraduate Accommodation starting in either September or January now at https://residences.aston.ac.uk/Aston%20Live_Portal


Key Dates

  • Postgraduate Accommodation (September 2024 start) Applications Open Now - CLICK HERE TO REGISTER AND APPLY 
  • Postgraduate Accommodation (January 2025 start) Applications Open Now - CLICK HERE TO REGISTER AND APPLY 
  • Allocation details sent to unconditional offer holders from May 2024
  • Postgraduate guaranteed accommodation application deadline - 21st July, 2024

*Subject to change by Unite Students

Please read the current ALLOCATION POLICY which includes current pricing.

Please visit our Accommodation FAQ page HERE.

Campus accommodation visits are booked through the Unite Students website on the individual building pages.

Wiliam Murdoch Building

James Watt Building