Accommodation for International Students


A Home from Home

You’re travelling a long way to join us, so we’ve put in place everything you need to make your journey easier

Our International Student Support service is award-winning because our team will do everything they can to help you.


A safe, friendly place to live - Guaranteed!

All our International Students are guaranteed a place at Elms Student Village –

and you’ll find it’s some of the best value student accommodation anywhere in the world, as well as located within easy walking distance of the University.


What you get

Rooms are private spaces to look after and enjoy, and Elms residents enjoy an active social life.

You get support from Student Accommodation staff and a Residential Life team. Your rates include utility bills, 24-hour security, 24-hour reception, regular cleaning of communal areas, a television in common rooms and internet service.

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Make friends from all over the world

Over 2,400 students from the UK and overseas live in Queen's accommodation

We offer guaranteed accommodation to students from outside Northern Ireland - including England, Scotland, Wales, the Channel Islands and the Republic of Ireland.

The perfect place to start your Queen's experience


Staying at Queen's

Looking to stay with us? No problem.

Apply now

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Private accommodation

Private rent in Belfast is lower than in most other UK cities

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International Student Support

You’ll have the full support and guidance from the moment you get your offer

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Dominique from Student Guidance Centre

A warm welcome

we’ll even meet you at the airport

Arrival and welcome


Here to help

International Students Helpline

Queen's can offer you advice on choosing your accommodation and applying Contact the International Students Helpline for more information: +44 (0)28 9097 4403

Email an enquiry