Accommodation

College accommodation

Living in on-site college accommodation at Hartpury is a brilliant way of meeting new friends and gaining confidence and independence. You’ll be part of a vibrant and international community of students of all ages who share their experience of life at college and university together on one campus.

With support from 24 hour wardens, seven days a week and a dedicated accommodation and welfare team, you can be sure that your time at Hartpury College will be a safe and enjoyable experience.

A home away from home

Worried about giving up your home comforts? Our cosy student halls have all the essentials and comforts you’ll need. There are lots of events and activities held throughout the week and our Heroes Common Room offers a cosy social space to relax and enjoy time with your friends.

You’ll also have access to state of the art facilities including sport centres, a gym, library, coffee shop, and two restaurants where a wide variety of good value hot meals, snacks and refreshments are available during the day.

Can I apply to live on site?

You can apply for accommodation if you're an A-level student or Level 3 diploma student.*

To support a fair process of allocation, we do have groups who are given priority, which include (in no particular order):

  • Students on a recognised two year programme returning for year two
  • International students
  • Students who have on-site early and late duties as their programme of study
  • Those who keep their horse on site
  • Students who to play elite sport with us.

*Students who are able to travel on public or college transport will only be allocated accommodation if rooms are still available after 31 August.

Your accommodation options

Whether it is your first time away from home, or you’re a seasoned traveller, there are options to suit you and your lifestyle while studying at Hartpury.

All college room rates include breakfast (Mon-Fri) and five main meals to be taken any lunchtime or evening, Mon-Sun. Adapted rooms are available. The room rate is inclusive of all utility bills and Wi-Fi.

We have 4 halls of residences to choose from for our college students. You can find more information on our halls below.

Dingle Halls of Residence - male and female floors, twin occupancy

Dingle Hall accommodates up to 175 students. Common rooms are equipped with a fridge, kettle, toaster, microwave, easy chairs and large screen TVs.

This hall is specifically designed for under-18s and offers ensuite accommodation in either single or bunk beds. A warden is located in the complex.

Take a 360 tour of Dingle

Rudgeley Halls of Residence - single occupancy under 18

Rudgeley Hall accommodates 323 students in 17 blocks. The Halls are set around two attractive landscaped quadrangles.

Each Rudgeley building has two small common rooms, one on each floor. Common rooms are equipped with a fridge, kettle, toaster, microwave and easy chairs.

These halls are specifically designed for under-18s and the buildings are single sex and offer single ensuite accommodation. Wardens are located in the complex.

Take a 360 tour of Rudgeley

Catsbury Hall - twin occupancy, male and female floors for A-level Year 1 students

Catsbury Hall has three floors with rooms having twin beds. All rooms have their own washbasin and each floor has toilets and showers.

There are communal areas on each floor which are equipped with a fridge, kettle, toaster, microwave and table. There are also two large common rooms with flat screen TVs. Wardens are located in the building.

New Vicarage Halls of Residence - single occupancy for over-18s

There are five buildings located on campus within the New Vicarage Halls of Residence, housing 100 students.

Each building has a common room equipped with a fridge, kettle, toaster and microwave.

Self-study weeks

Self-study weeks take the place of college half-terms in October and February.

We encourage students to go home for these periods to enable them to rest and recuperate away from the college environment.However, you have the flexibility to choose when you leave for the holiday period.

The same applies for the return date, students can return to accommodation at a time to suit you.

Students will be able to leave their belongings in their rooms during study week.

When will I have to leave?

Our rooms are term time only. You'll be asked to leave your room for the Christmas and Easter holiday periods. It is important to note that when you vacate, your room must be cleared of all belongings.

Assistance dogs

We recognise that assistance dogs provide invaluable support to individuals with a range of disabilities and in response welcomes accredited Assistance Dogs registered with Assistance Dogs UK or one of their partner agencies on campus including residential accommodation.

Read our Dogs at Hartpury policy.

We have been awarded the Universities UK Student Accommodation Code of Practice. 

By joining The Code we are audited every three years to confirm that our accommodation management practices are up to high standards. We are committed to raising the standards of student accommodation.

Find out more about The Code