University of Exeter
Falmouth University College

New Students -University of Exeter

The Penryn Campus is shared and jointly managed by University of Exeter and Falmouth University in an arrangement that is unique within the UK. With over 4000 students studying here there’s a great community feel and access to state of the art facilities. The majority of University of Exeter students study at the Penryn campus, with a limited number based at Truro.

Accommodation 2020 – 2021

Please see the Halls of Residence page for information about our accommodation options, costs and contract lengths. 

Clearing Students 2020

The University of Exeter is offering guaranteed accommodation to clearing students in one of our owned, managed or approved residences. 

If you would like to be considered for a place you must have accepted a place to study at the University of Exeter (as your first choice) and have your nine digit student ID number. You must make an application via Room Service, our online application system.

We will make an offer of accommodation, subject to availability, on a first-come, first-served basis as soon as possible after receiving the application form. You will receive an email notifying you when an offer of accommodation has been made. 

Registration and How to Apply

Before submitting an application for accommodation you need to register an account on Room Service, our online accommodation system. Once you’ve registered, make a note of your username and password – you’ll need them each time you log in to Room Service.

Please refer to the application and allocation policy below for further information about the application and allocation process. You can also watch our video below for a step-by-step visual guide on how to make your application.  

Policies and Procedures 2020-21

Accommodation Agreements 2020-21 

28 August 2020


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