Pillar Box

Pillar Box offers a choice of affordable en-suite bedrooms or budget-friendly self-contained studio apartments, both with the privacy of your own bathroom.

Situated in Coventry’s pulsating city centre and offering easy access to both Coventry University and University of Warwick campuses, Pilar Box is an ideal home for students in Coventry.

With comfortable beds, nice handy desks, useful shelves, and convenient wardrobes – our student accommodation has been designed to help you make the most of your university years. You will also enjoy relaxing communal spaces with fellow residents and be part of an exciting community.

Incredible features

All inclusive rents

Exclusive social events

Gym & fitness suite

Study facilities

Ultra fast Wi-Fi

State-of-the-art security

Club Lounge

Steam Room

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Safety guaranteed

Your wellbeing is at the forefront of our mind. We have put new cleaning routines, sanitising facilities and distancing measures in place to make sure you get the best and safest living experience possible.

Create moments

We want you to have the very best University years that is why we have ensured a calendar that is packed with fun social events both virtually online and off-site. But that’s not all, as living with Collegiate you can make new friends, create memorable moments and be a part of a great community.

All-inclusive rents

No more worrying about extra bills and admin costs. Living at Collegiate means we take all of the hassle away from you so you can enjoy your time creating memories.


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Pillar Box

71A Hertford Street, Coventry, CV1 1LA

Distance From University
Coventry University – 7 min walk
University of Warwick – 25 min bus

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This property has 129 beds


Useful Documents

Pillar Box - Floorplans


Moving In Guide


Resident Handbook


Booking & Cancellation Policy


Rebooker T&C's


Summer Moving In Guide



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Award-winning student accommodation

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4 stars - Best Student Accommodation Providers - StudentCrowd
resi awards 2020 finalist
Property Week Student Accommodation Awards 2020 – Finalist – Operator of the Year
National Student Housing Awards 2020 - Nominee - Student Accommodation Hero
the best in class 2020 best operator of the year
Best Private Halls 2019
the best in class 2020 best operator of the year
Best Learning Env. 2019
Best Student Wellbeing 2019

More about Coventry

City of Culture 2021, Coventry lives up to its status with museums and art galleries bringing to life its Roman and transport history as well as a rich arts and culture scene. Close to Birmingham, Coventry is well placed, with London only an hour away by train. This small city can easily be navigated on foot and boasts a university voted Modern University of the Year three times.

Disclaimer: Images of the accommodation including the interior furnishing are provided for illustrative purposes only and the actual accommodation and finish you receive may differ from the image displayed on our website.