St Mary's College

St Mary's College


If you're on a limited budget, St Mary's College is the ideal residence for you.

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Our facilities include:

Take a look at our ‌Accommodation Overview (PDF: 64KB) to see how this residence compares to others.


For anyone on a limited budget, St Mary's College is the residence for you. Washbasin rooms are arranged in flats of three to six bedrooms, with all flats having a shared lounge/kitchen/dining area. Many of the flats offer two shower rooms and toilets.  We give you a Crockery Pack (PDF: 33KB) to help get you started.

A large communal hall offers full-size snooker and pool tables, table tennis, table football, and a large-screen TV.

Access and safety

Accommodation is spread over four floors with no lift. There is on-site entry-phone systems and CCTV. We take the safety of our students very seriously and Estates Security Officers patrol our accommodation to ensure your peace of mind.

A Residences Manager is responsible for residential services as well as welfare and discipline. A Customer Services Manager is responsible for reception services. 

Residences Manager: Dianne Wilson
Assistant Residences Manager: Lynne Robertson and Michelle Ridley



St Mary's College is two miles from the main campus and city centre.

St Mary's College is located on Fenham Hall Drive to the west of the city.


Fenham Hall Drive
Newcastle upon Tyne

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Find out how much it costs to stay with us.

Your contract

St Mary's College is University-Managed accommodation.

The contract is a fixed-term period of 39 weeks (24 September 2017 to 24 June 2018) and covers the duration of the academic year.

Rents are charged per day, so if your contract differs to the standard dates above (ie earlier arrival), you will incur additional accommodation charges at the relevant daily rate.

All utility bills are included, WiFi is free and we also provide personal possessions insurance.

Find out more about how to pay your rent.

Type of roomWeekly rateAnnual rate (39 weeks)
342 single with washbasin £84.14 £3,281.46

Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of our accommodation.

The virtual tours of our accommodation give you a sample of our bedrooms and communal areas.

We have a large variety of room types and the room you're allocated may look different to the ones shown.


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Contact information

Fenham Hall Drive
Newcastle upon Tyne

Telephone: 0191 274 5877

Customer Services Manager: Sian Crossey and Elizabeth Moore
Customer Services Team Leader: Stephen Olver

Reception opening times

The reception is open Monday to Friday, 08.00 to 12.00.

Outside of opening times

If you have any problems after hours or need emergency assistance, contact our Estates Security Service at +44 (0) 191 208 6817.

September arrivals

Reception opening times will be extended during the main intake period. Please refer to your contract for your move in date.

Extended hours

Tuesday 19th September 08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 20th September 08:00 - 20:00
Thursday 21st September 08:00 - 20:00
Friday 22nd September 08:00 - 18:00
Saturday 23rd September 09:00 - 17:00
Sunday 24th September 09:00 - 17:00

Normal opening hours of 08:00 - 12:00 will apply on Monday 18th September.

If you require assistance outside of reception opening hours, please contact Estate Security Service on +44 (0) 191 208 6817.