Exceptional student accommodation in Gloucester city centre

Our student apartments offer private and comfortable en-suites in single rooms, with the shared kitchen being the perfect place to spend time with your fellow flatmates. With Collegiate, you’ll be staying at some of the best student accommodation in Gloucester.

With over 10,000 students, the beautiful cathedral city of Gloucester lies between the rural Cotswolds and the Forest of Dean. It’s the perfect location for students who like a tranquil, yet bustling centre and also enjoy being close to nature. Your student flat, Upper Quay House by Universe.City, is just a 20-minute walk from The University of Gloucester’s Oxstalls campus.

You can enjoy the magnificent Gloucester Cathedral as it’s right on your doorstep. Not to mention you’re within easy reach of the shops, bars and restaurants that sit on the waterfront of the historic docklands. You’ll also be living close to King’s Walk shopping centre and Gloucester train station – ideal if you have visitors, or if you want to go exploring for the day. For those who love sport, Gloucester is the place for you as it’s home to Kingsholm Rugby stadium, as well as the annual Gloucester Cricket Festival.

Our private student accommodation is ideal for studying at the University of Gloucestershire and to get to the Oxstalls campus. Collegiate offers fully equipped single rooms in shared flats and you’ll always benefit from en-suite facilities, a private study space and a kitchen area. With all bills and Wi-Fi included in your rent, there’s no need to worry about extra costs, so you can focus on enjoying your time in Gloucester.

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The University of Gloucester Student Accommodation

Students at The University of Gloucester choose our accommodation for its ideal location and outstanding on-site features.

  • Our modern accommodation is close to all of the main attractions of Gloucester and walking distance from Oxstalls campus
  • Our student accommodation is spacious and comfortable – perfect for studying and relaxing

En-suite Student Accommodation in Gloucester

Explore about our en-suite rooms in Upper Quay House, Gloucester. You can enjoy both living with friends in a shared apartment and your own spacious room. Here’s just some of what’s included:

  • Large desk space with study chair
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Excellent storage and wardrobe space
  • No extra fees! Your utility bills are included in our pricing


FAQs: Student Accommodation in Gloucester

How much does rent cost for students in Gloucester?

Several factors decide the rent of student residences, including the type if student accommodation you book. The various facilities and amenities provided by the accommodation and the room’s configuration all factor into the price for accommodation in Gloucester. Private student accommodation in Gloucester usually costs between £95 – £199 per week.

How do I pay for my student room in Gloucester?

You can make rent payments online using your credit or debit card via your Collegiate Portal account or by bank transfer. Contact your accommodation management team if you’d like to pay by bank transfer.

How much money will I spend on bills as a student in Gloucester?

On average, UK students spend £37 per month on bills. However, when you book Collegiate student accommodation in Gloucester, all bills are included with your room: Electricity, Gas, Water & Broadband. You also get exclusive access to features such as our onsite laundry room.

What are the best student areas in Gloucester?

The city centre (with its shops, bars and clubs) and Gloucester Quays are some of the most popular student areas in Gloucester. Collegiate’s student accommodation is just a stone’s throw away from the University of Gloucester and is situated on the fringe of the city centre meaning that everything the city has to offer is just on your doorstep!

Can I view my student flat in Gloucester before booking?

Yes, most accommodation providers including Collegiate will provide tours of the apartments – either via video or in person. Simply contact the Gloucester team to arrange a viewing (government guidelines allowing).

Award-winning student accommodation

Property Week Student Accommodation Awards 2020 – Finalist – Operator of the Year
National Student Housing Awards 2020 - Nominee - Student Accommodation Hero