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Information about student accommodation at Queen’s and how to apply is available at The Accommodation website is designed to guide you through your options for living in Belfast when at Queen’s and to make sure you know what you need to do in order to arrange your accommodation. Applications for new students are open from the beginning of May 2016. You should apply for accommodation online via the website.

Accommodation will be available from 17 September 2016 for a 38-week contract, or 10 September 2016 for a 39-week contract, most suitable if you are an international student attending the International Students’ Welcome and Orientation Programme. You should read the Allocation Policy on the Accommodation website, noting in particular relevant closing dates. We would highlight that, for students from Northern Ireland, the closing date for applications is 1 August 2016.

Information regarding Queen’s Accommodation will be available online from May 2016 at together with details of how and when you can apply online.  It is recommended that you submit your application before 1 August. 

It is provisionally anticipated that student accommodation will be available from 17 September 2016 or during the previous week if you are attending the Orientation Programme for International Students. 

For advice and guidance regarding accommodation outside of the University’s ownership, such as private landlords, deposits, repairs, checking leases and contracts, please contact the Students’ Union – or