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8 September 2020. Update for students from Northern Ireland

If you are a student from Northern Ireland and you are still waiting to receive a room offer, we will be phoning you this week to discuss your application.

3 September 2020. Update on Accommodation Availability

We are currently working through a high level of demand and offers are being sent out in order of date on your application.

Due to demand, we can no longer commit that those students who apply from 5.00pm on 3 September will be guaranteed a place in Queen’s Accommodation.

If you wish to secure accommodation now, we can confirm there is availability with Stranmillis College Belfast and Student Roost in Belfast City (see information below).

Student Roost has new purpose-built student accommodation in Belfast City Centre and you should book directly with them at the link below to get the price matched to a Queen’s en suite room, 38 weeks at £124.00 per week.

Stranmillis University College has catered accommodation available at £92 per week in a standard room from September – June, fully inclusive of all bills and includes meals from Monday – Friday. The Stranmillis application pack and more details are at,

If you have questions, please contact us:, T. 02890 974525



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Covid-19 Update

Accommodation FAQs related to COVID-19

Click here to find the Accommodation FAQs related to COVID-19.

We are preparing to welcome you to Queen’s Accommodation which remains open 

for 2020-21 with the relevant safety measures applied to ensure students receive an authentic campus experience.

Queen’s University Belfast will continue to provide a world-class university experience in a safe campus environment.

connected learning approach is anticipated with online delivery complementing face-to-face teaching as necessary to follow the latest public health advice in a campus community environment.

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All the important information is in the Allocation Policy, which is available in the Useful Information page on this website, below.

  • £75Prices from £75-£124 per week
  • 24/7Safety Team
  • 38Week contract with no hidden costs
  • 250MbWi-Fi included throughout
  • £0Free off-peak Queen's Sport membership
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  • 100+Residential support staff
  • 3,400Rooms available with majority en suite

Elms BT1, Elms BT2, Elms BT9 and Queen's Houses offer you the all-important space to live and enjoy student life to the full.

Queen’s currently has over 3,400 places in our student accommodation, which means you can take advantage of the most affordable, purpose-built student accommodation in the city.

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Students have applauded the safety, quality, style and services offered in our student accommodation in the heart of Belfast city centre.

Conveniently located in the centre of Belfast and just 15 minutes from Queen’s main campus, you’ll be nestled in a thriving coffee culture beside beautiful restaurants and a vibrant nightlife.

All our apartments in Elms BT1 and Elms BT2 include modern en suite shower rooms, a desk with lamp, use of a full kitchen, dining table and chairs, television and high-speed internet.

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“Queen’s Accommodation has the wow-factor when it comes to cost and quality of the rooms, especially as the rent is so affordable. Queen’s offer private bedrooms for all students, and many rooms have their own en suite bathrooms.” 

Gireesh Subbiah, MPH Public Health, India

UUK Student Accommodation Code

Where you live is a big part of being at university or college.

This is why Queen’s University Belfast is one of a number of universities and further education colleges that is signed up to The Student Accommodation Code. The Code protects our students’ rights to safe, good quality accommodation, to make sure our students get the best out of their time living in our residences.

It outlines everything students can expect from our accommodation as well as their responsibilities as tenants.

The Code has already raised standards of accommodation at Queen’s University Belfast and underpins our ongoing dedication to our students.

We are fully committed to providing a safe, comfortable living environment which will help support our students in leading a successful and enjoyable student life.

Read the Student Accommodation Code
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T: +44 (0) 28 9097 4525

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T: +44 (0) 28 9097 4403

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