University of Exeter
Falmouth University College

Private Sector Accommodation

The Accommodation team is here to provide help, advice and support to students in finding the right place to live and to assist with issues and problems when living in the private sector. 

We work closely with local landlords and lettings agents and run an online database of accommodation in the private sector as well as drop-ins, accommodation fairs and house-hunting sessions throughout the year. 

Please contact our Private Sector Liaison Officer using the details below if you have any questions about providing or finding private sector accommodation;

Telephone: 01326 253 741

E-mail: richard.wilkins@fxplus.ac.uk   

In person: Visit Glasney Lodge on the Penryn Campus to speak to our Private Sector Liaison Officer or a member of the Accommodation Team. Monday – Friday 9.00am – 5.00pm. 

Useful Links

We have listed some useful links for both students and landlords below;

Cornwall Council – Private Sector Housing

Cornwall Responsible Landlord Scheme

Cornwall Residential Landlord Association

Right to rent (GOV.UK)

Tenancy deposits (GOV.UK)

How to rent (GOV.UK publication) 

30 January 2019

Falmouth and Penryn campus users - particularly students - collected 800 bags for the British Heart Foundation (BHF) in 2018 – worth £3000 more than the 2017 collection, according to the latest