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Applications for academic year 2019/20 are now open.

Apply for accommodation for academic year 2019/20, for entry in September 2019.


2019/20 Accommodation Portal

Are you coming to the University of Birmingham in the current academic year, 2018/19?

Apply for accommodation for the current academic year 2018/19.


2018/19 Accommodation Portal

Presessional Students

If you require accommodation during a presessional course, please apply online.

Please ensure you select 'presessional student' from the menu options and then the relevant course to ensure your application is processed correctly.

Have you deferred your offer?

If you have deferred with an unconditional offer from Birmingham and have previously applied for accommodation, your initial application will no longer be valid for the 2019/20 academic year. So you will need to re-submit your application.

Inclusive Living

We are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive living environment, where equality is promoted and diversity is valued. If you have any specific accommodation needs, please get in touch.

We have a number of adapted flats suitable for students with disabilities to ensure your comfort and security. More information can be found on our dedicated webpage.

Guarantee Deadlines 2019/20

The University guarantees accommodation in University owned or partner accommodation to students who meet certain criteria.  Further information can be found on our Guarantee Schemes page.  

The application deadlines for the freshers guarantee scheme are below:

  • UK and EU students - 31 May 2019
  • International students - 31 July 2019

*The application deadline for Postgraduate EU/International students guarantee scheme is 31 July 2019.