A greener campus

We follow and promote the principles of one planet living;
  • minimising our use of non-renewable and scarce natural resources,
  • planning, investing and involving our staff, students and communities in sustainable practices, and
  • providing an education in sustainability relevant to a world threatened by climate change.
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Returner Accommodation

Returner Accommodation for 2017/2018

Please note, if you intermitted during your first year and will be coming back to start the course again or if you completed the Art & Design Foundation course you are not classed as a ‘Returning Student’ and will need to apply as a ‘New Undergraduate Student’ – Refer to the new students pages.

Halls of Residence

If you have completed at least one year of your degree programme you can apply for accommodation as a ‘Returning Student’.

There will some availability for students to return to live in some of our halls of residences both on and off campus.

Returning students will be able to apply for the following, click on each image for detailed information about each accommodation;



If you are interested in returning to live in any of these halls next year please can you contact the Accommodation Office either in person at Glasney Lodge or call us on 01326 253 639.

Private sector Accommodation

There is a variety of private sector accommodation available in Penryn, Falmouth and surrounding areas from lodgings and studio apartments to shared houses and flats. The Private Sector Liaison Officer, based within the Accommodation Office team, can give you detailed advice and support in finding the right place to live. 

How to look for Private accommodation options;

  • Falmouth and Penryn Student Pad. Our interactive online data base of private rented accommodation is now live. Check it out for available properties, set up e mail alerts for new properties as and when they are added to the list, message board facility to let your friends know about what’s available and some very useful housing advice and house hunting tips.
  • Find a student Housemate, Falmouth Cornwall. Our Facebook group is very popular and is ideal for hooking up with other students to form a group as well as posting about available rooms. Join the group, post or respond to messages!
  •  Lettings Agents. Most local lettings agents have also released their own lists of available accommodation for next year. They can generally be found on Right Move (students) or by directly contacting the agents individually.
  • House hunting checklist. Don’t forget to pick up a copy of our House hunting checklist (available in Glasney Lodge Reception) or download from our website:http://www.fxplus.ac.uk/accommodation/private-sector-information-students/falmouth-and-penryn-student-pad

Advice and support. If you have any queries, concerns or questions about house hunting please contact Richard Wilkins, our Private Sector Liaison Officer who is happy to offer advice and assistance. (accommodation@fxplus.ac.uk or 01326 253 741). We also operate a drop-in session every Tuesday morning (10.00 – 1.00) in The Compass on Penryn Campus.