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 7000 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 2021–2022

Applications for 2021-2022 will open on Monday April 12th 2021.

Full information on the application process, costs and available residences for the 2021-2022 year will be updated on this webpage early next year.

We have limited availability for the current year (2020-2021). Please contact the Accommodation Team by email or on 01326 253639 to discuss this further.

For current information and costs please see the Halls of Residence page. 

Contractual information and policy documents for 2020-2021 can be found on the Current Students page.

Registration and How to Apply

Registration for 2021-22 will open in spring 2021.

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.

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

You will receive an email notifying you when an offer of accommodation has been made. Students with a conditional course offer will recieve their accommodation offer when the conditions of their course offer have been met. For most students this will be after they receive their A-level results in August.

Please see our video below for a step-by-step visual guide on how to make an application. 

06 November 2020


A significant milestone has been reached in a major development refurbishing and upgrading academic and social spaces at the Penryn campus of Falmouth University and the University of Exeter.