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From £92.04 per week*

Victoria Chambers, Victoria Chambers, 12 -14 Victoria Road, Dundee, DD1 1JN

Our standard rooms are located throughout Victoria Chambers.  You can choose to stay in our smaller flats (either 2 or 4 bedrooms), or on the larger floors (up to 16 bedrooms on a floor).  The majority of our Standard flats (with a few exceptions) contain a sink. Standard furniture includes 1 single bed, 1 wardrobe, 1 set of drawers, 1 desk and 1 desk chair.  You share toilet and shower rooms with your flatmates, but don’t worry there are enough on each flat/floor for:  1 in 2 / 1 in 4 maximum.  Each of the larger 16 bedroom floors have 2 kitchens and a common room area for all flatmates to use.  The flats and the attic floor have shared kitchen areas.

Images and 360's are for illustrative purposes only. Your room may differ.

Victoria Chambers Building

Situated on Victoria Road, this residence is full of Victoria charm and offers multi-occupancy living. The second floor consists of 14 en-suite bedrooms and communal kitchens.

The third and fourth floors have a similar set up to the second floor. Each offer sixteen bedrooms, this time with communal bathrooms, kitchens and living areas.

The attic floor houses and eight-bedroom flat with communal bathrooms and a kitchen area.

Victoria Chambers also houses three four-bedroom flats, and one two-bedroom flat.

Residents are a three-minute walk from campus and the city centre, meaning everything you need is on your doorstep.

Utilities Included
Shared Kitchen
Contents Insurance
Free Wifi
From Abertay


Victoria Chambers offers a fully equipped kitchen (and in some cases 2 kitchens) which contain up to 2 fridge-freezers and a dishwasher ( both depending on location), a hob and oven, a sink area and plenty of cupboard space for each flatmate. We also provide a microwave, a kettle, a toaster, pots and pans and trivets (for putting your hot pans on).

We will provide the following in all kitchens

  • Pots and Pans
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Microwave

We will provide the following in all flats

  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Vacuum Cleaner


Our laundry room is located in the attic of number 14 Victoria Chambers, next to the caretaker’s office. There are 2 washing machines and 1 dryer which are owned and operated by Circuit Laundry.  These are coin operated machines which costs £2.50 for a wash and £1.50 for a dry.  You have to supply your own washing powder.


What you will need to bring

  • Duvet, pillow, mattress cover and bed sheets
  • Plates and cutlery
  • Towels
  • Cooking utensils e.g. spatulas, wooden spoons
  • Cleaning materials
  • Toilet roll
  • Clothes hangers

If you don't want to carry your bulky duvet, pillow and mattress cover with you, you can buy a set from our online store and it will be in your room when you arrive.

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‌Included in the rent:

Internet is provided free of charge. For more information about internet provision please contact our Information Services Team.

The rent amount depends on the room type and how you will be staying with us. Full details of the different rent costs of all Abertay accommodations can be found on the 2017-18 Rent Costs.

40 weeks 51 weeks
Total £3,681.60 £4,694.04
Monthly Rate £409.07 £391.17
Weekly Equivalent
(for info only)
£92.04 £92.04
Total minus 2%
if paying in full within the acceptance period
£3,607.97 £4,600.16
2% Saving £73.63 £93.88
Prepayment of rent prior to arrival £409.07 £391.17

How to get there

Victoria Chambers is approximately 200 yards from the main University campus on Bell Street and is easy to get to from all directions. Below are maps to guide you, if you are using SatNav then please use the address and postcode below. This is also the postal address.

Victoria Chambers, 12-14 Victoria Road, Dundee, DD1 1JN

How to apply


Apply via OASIS after firmly accepting a course offer.

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Remember you can go to our frequently asked questions (FAQ's) page if you require further information.

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To notify us of any other important information, or any specific requests regarding sharing with friends or a disability, please use the ‘Special Needs/Further Information’ section. 

If a paper application is required you should contact usPlease note that paper applications will only be issued once the application is open and your offer to study at Abertay is firmly accepted. 

If you are a student with a disability of any kind please contact our Advisor to Students with Disabilities by using any of the following details:

Students Eligible to Apply

New Students/First Entrants - Students coming to Abertay for the first time regardless of what year of the course they are studying.

Allocation priority is given to new students/first entrants to Abertay University who plan to study with the institution for a minimum of 1 full academic year.

Semester 1 and 2 Students - Students studying at Abertay for one semester only.

(Please note we only have a limited number of rooms available for 1 semester only)

The application will show 40-week and 51-week options. Note that you are studying for one semester only in the 'Special Needs/Further Information' box and then select your choices.

2017-18 - lease dates will be as follows (please note that these dates are fixed and non-negotiable): 

Semester 1 = 27 August 2017 to 7 January 2018 (19 weeks)

Semester 2 = 7 January 2018 to 3 June 2018 (21 weeks)

Returning Students - Full-time students who have studied with Abertay previously and plan to continue with their studies during the coming academic year.

(Please note we only have a limited number of rooms available for returning students)

We are offering returning students accommodation in 2017-18. Please contact the Residences team for an application.

Allocation Policy

When allocating accommodation the University gives priority to new students/first entrants and to overseas students who are new to Dundee (and studying for 1 full academic year). The University's accommodation is self-catering and the majority of first year undergraduates will be housed in blocks of university flats.

You may state your accommodation preference, but while we will make every effort to match your preference, limited availability means this cannot be guaranteed. It is essential that any special needs and/or requirements are entered on the application form.

Applications will only be considered from students who are prepared to accept the terms of the Student Residences Agreement for their full period of study in the relevant academic year. This is a legally binding agreement and students should not accept the terms without fully understanding their meaning.

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