Applying for halls

Applying for your accommodation is simple. If you hold a Conditional or Unconditional firm offer at Coventry University you'll receive an email with everything you need to get started. Once you've setup your university account you'll be able to use your student ID to book your accommodation.

Preparing to book accommodation

  • To book accommodation at Coventry you will need to make us your firm first choice on UCAS Track, or accept your offer on our applicant portal if you applied directly.
  • Take a look at the different rooms and accommodation options we have available and start to think about your budget and living requirements. View our accommodation.
  • We advise that you visit our campus at an Open Day to get a closer look at what's on offer and to give you the opportunity to ask any questions you might have. Book your open day.
  • It's a good idea to pick out a few different accommodation options, as our most popular residences get booked up quickly. Read about the benefits of living in halls.

Book your accommodation



Accept your offer with Coventry University

If you have met the conditions of your Conditional offer or have an Unconditional offer you will receive an offer to join Coventry University. Congratulations, your university journey has begun.


Your welcome email

Keep an eye on your inbox and wait for your welcome email to arrive. This can take up to 48 hours to arrive once accepting and contains your student ID you'll need for the next step.


Choose your accommodation

Your email will contain a link to our accommodation booking portal where you can login and select your room choices. Rooms are allocated on a first come first served basis so be quick to book your room. Group applications must include a shared reference in order for us to identify all applicants and you will need to apply for the same accommodation to be considered together.


Sit back and relax!

If you're holding an Unconditional offer for your course, you can expect to hear from us within a few weeks of booking and those with a Conditional offer will hear from us once you have met the conditions of your course offer.

Accept your accommodation offer

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We will send your accommodation offer by email which will tell you the room you have been allocated, occupancy dates and charges. You will need to log back into your accommodation account, sign the contract, pay the Advance Fee of £300 (and first instalment if you're an international student) and setup a payment plan. This offer will expire within 5 days so be sure to confirm your place.

For those that have arranged alternate accommodation please refer to the instructions in the correspondence sent to you.


Moving in

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Find out what you'll need to bring to university with you, what's provided for you and when you can move in.

View our moving in page.

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