Beyond first year, most students live in non-university properties, furnished flats or houses, ranging from two to six bedrooms. Newcastle has a wide range of competitively-priced private accommodation, prices vary depending on which area of the city you choose. Some of the most popular student neighbourhoods, within easy reach of campus, include:
Most private sector rents are exclusive of electric, gas, internet, personal possessions insurance or water charges. If let via agencies they will incur an administration fee at point of sign up. Flats and houses let via Newcastle University's NUstudenthomes scheme, include personal possessions insurance and water charges (unless metered) and no administration charge is payable. Typical rents range from £2,856 - £4,419 based on 52 week contracts, furnished, usually excludes all extras.
If you're looking for private accommodation in the city you will find NUstudenthomes an excellent source of advice and support. This is the private sector arm of the University Accommodation Service. We provide:
NUstudenthomes also manages a range of competitively-priced properties in popular student areas. By choosing to rent a property through NUstudenthomes you will benefit from:
NUstudenthomes also manages Barker House. This is a new purpose-built development, offering en suite rooms in a prime location close to the University campus and city centre.
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Take a virtual tour of some of the properties available through NUstudenthomes.