Solent University Accommodation
Finding the right student accommodation for your time at Solent University in Southampton is an important and key part of the uni experience.
Collegiate’s Southampton student accommodation supports a first-class student lifestyle in the city centre. Our accommodation boasts premium features and facilities to help you get the most out of your experience at Solent uni.
Our locations are built with all students in mind – you will have access to exclusive social events, grab-and-go breakfasts, games room, as well as quiet study spaces if you prefer to study in solitude.
At Park House by Prima Vidae, the lively city centre of Southampton is at your doorstep to discover. Our feature-packed, all-inclusive studios have been designed with your wellbeing in mind delivering everything you need to succeed.
With incredible facilities such as a communal lounge with its 80″ projector screen, grab-and-go breakfast with free hot drinks, exclusive events, a secure bike storage and laundry, we can ensure you will make the best out of your university years.
Our student accommodation is located close to the Solent University campus. It’s easy to get around and you can enjoy the very best of the city on your doorstep. Use this guide to find your way around our Solent University Southampton student accommodation:
Solent University Campus & Library
0.2 miles (4 minute walk) from Park House and is best accessed by foot or bike. The city bus services M3 and U6C stop outside the campus for easy access.
Solent University Student Union
0.5 miles (10 minute walk) from Park House and is best accessed by foot or bike. The city bus services M3 and U6C stop near the student union for easy access.
Southampton Central Train Station
0.6 miles (16 minute walk) from Park House and is easily accessed by foot or bike.
2.4 miles (10 minute drive) from Park House, with visitor car parking available at the campus. The AK bus stop is 0.3 miles (5 minute walk) from Park House with access to U1C bus service which runs every fifteen minutes to the Southampton University campus.
Book with a peace of mind
Easy & Safe
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.
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.
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.
Discover Solent University
Established in 1856, The Solent University campus in the centre of the busy city of Southampton on East Park Terrace is home to over 10,000 students.
Solent University is a comprehensive university offering programmes across five academic faculties, including; Faculty of Business, Law and Digital Technologies, (which incorporating the Solent Business School and the Solent Law School); The Faculty of Creative Industries, Architecture and Engineering; Faculty of Sport, Health and Social Science, and Warsash Maritime School. Being conveniently located near Southampton’s maritime hub, Solent Unviersity’s maritime courses have been ranked among the best in the world.
Solent University boasts strong links with local and regional businesses, professional bodies and industry groups, all with a focus on providing the best routes into the workforce, including the British Computer Society and Creative Skillset. Recent Student Survey results for UK students studying full-time, undergraduate degrees show that 94% of leavers were in employment or further study within six months of graduating. Of those who were in employment, 69% had jobs that were considered to be ‘professional or managerial.’
Solent University FAQs
What is Solent University known for?
Solent University is well known for the Warsash Maritime School, which is one of the world’s leading maritime education institutes. In recent years it has also become a leading provider of academic programmes in the study of sport, health and wellbeing.
Where does Solent University rank on the University rankings?
According to The Complete University Guide, Solent University ranks 120th out of 130 UK universities. Factoring in scores across topics such as research, facilities and services it was awarded a score of 43% for the University League Table in 2022.
What type of courses does Solent University run?
Solent University offers undergraduate degrees in over 15 subjects, a range of postgraduate MA and MSc degrees, as well as pre-Masters foundation years and top up courses.
Solent University is split into five faculties:
> Faculty Of Creative Industries, Architecture And Engineering
> Faculty Of Business, Law And Digital Technologies
> Solent’s Business And Law Schools
> Faculty Of Sport, Health And Social Sciences
> Warsash Maritime School
Is it hard to get into Solent University?
Based on the percentage of students who apply to the University of Southampton, an average of 83.2% of applicants receive an offer.
What are the two universities in Southampton?
The two city universities are Solent University, which is a more industry-focused provider and the University of Southampton, which covers over 65 subject areas.
How much does your accommodation cost?
Our Park House accommodation offers private studios starting from £197 per week.
How close is your accommodation to the University of Southampton?
Park House on Above Bar Street is conveniently located in Southampton city centre, just a 3 minute walk from Solent University.