Vibrant student living in dynamic Ipswich

The historic town of Ipswich is one of the oldest towns in England, at an estimated 1,400 years old. The largest town in the rural Southern county of Suffolk, it is home to Orwell Country Park, a 470-acre site that offers visitors a variety of walks, wildlife and scenery; a beautiful waterfront that is dotted with a wide variety of bars and restaurants; and a lively city centre.

Explore our student accommodation in Ipswich – with contemporary ensuite rooms in shared student apartments, self-contained student studios and stylish on-site social spaces.

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University of Suffolk Student Accommodation

Ipswich is home to the University of Suffolk’s central campus. The university is one of the newest in the UK, forming a collaboration between the University of East Anglia and the University of Essex in 2007. The University is host to the East Contemporary Art Collection, which exhibits art from 115 creators from seven eastern counties in England.

Explore our student accommodation in Ipswich:

  • Modern and spacious student apartments, perfect for studying and relaxing
  • Close to the city centre and the University of Suffolk’s central campus

Student studios in Ipswich

Find the perfect student studio in Ipswich. Centrally located and close to universities.

Here’s just some of what’s included with our student studios at Athena Hall:
En-suite bathroom
Double bed
Plenty of storage and wardrobe space
Large desk space with comfortable chair for studying

FAQs: Student Accommodation in Ipswich

How much does rent cost for students in Ipswich?

Several factors decide the rent of student residences, including the type of student accommodation you book. The various facilities and amenities provided by the accommodation and the room’s configuration all factor into the price. Private student accommodation in Ipswich usually costs between £132.20 – £179.76 per week.

How do I pay for my student room in Ipswich?

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 Ipswich?

On average, UK students spend £37 per month on bills. However, when you book Collegiate student accommodation in Ipswich, all bills are included with your room: Electricity, Gas, Water & Broadband. You also get exclusive access to features such as an on-site laundry room, common room with ping pong table and an Amazon locker.

What are the best student areas in Ipswich?

The Town Centre (with its shops, bars and clubs), Waterfront area and large recreational parks (Christchurch Park and Holy Wells Park) are some of the most popular student areas in Ipswich. Collegiate’s student accommodation is just a stone’s throw away from the University of Suffolk and is situated in the vibrant Waterfront area (with lively restaurants, cafes and bars perched on the water’s edge) and just a short walk away from the town centre.

Can I view my student flat in Ipswich before booking?

Yes, most accommodation providers including Collegiate will provide tours of the apartments – either via video or in person (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