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❗ Important Notice: Student Accommodation ❗

The application system for securing your student accommodation opens in June.

We have 500+ rooms across four student accommodation locations, all within easy walking distance of the Abertay campus. You’ll be notified by email as soon as you’re eligible to apply for student accommodation.  

Please book your accommodation as soon as you can to avoid disappointment.

Please note: You must have firmly accepted your offer to study at Abertay University before you can apply for student accommodation. 

If you have any questions, please contact

Page last updated: Tuesday 14 June 2022.

Like all universities, we follow the Scottish Government’s student accommodation COVID guidance closely. Please check our Coronavirus (Covid-19) information page for full details.

If you have any questions, whatever they are, please ask us, we are here to help:

 I wanted to take the time to write to express my thanks for the support we have received for my son who will be starting at Abertay this year...The staff were efficient, professional but also warm, understanding, knowledgeable and caring and made the experience of potentially moving away from home less stressful...We truly appreciate that way in which we have been supported.  Thank you letter from a parent, 2021.

Residences & Rooms

We have the perfect room for you. Four halls and lots of room types - from singles to en suite studios. Find your new home here.


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How to choose your room

What can you afford? How much space do you need? En-suite or a shared bathroom? Single or double? Bike store or parking? We can help you decide.


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How to Apply

The whole application process step-by-step, how long it takes, what happens when - right through to paying your rent.


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Help for Parents & Carers

Moving away from home can be hard. You may need to help your child along the way. Here's a handy guide to help you.


Useful Information

Accommodation policies and handbooks, essentials like the lease and the rent, all the FAQs in one place and some handy 'How to' links.


Frequently Asked Questions

We know applying for halls can be confusing. So we've listened to your questions and prepared some answers. Remember, we're here to help you every step of the way.

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Student Accommodation

Answers about our halls of residence, from security and wifi through to bike storage and bills.

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Rent & Payments

Information about paying the rent for your room in one of the student halls of residence

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Personal Requirements

What to do if you have specific needs, the facilities, what happens at Christmas and more.

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International Students

Questions and answers to help you if you are coming to live in Abertay student accommodation from outside the UK.

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