Set in extensive grounds, Henderson Hall is next to the University’s sports ground and tennis courts. Offering a welcoming and supportive environment for postgraduates, there's a large supermarket nearby and many local amenities.
Our facilities include:
Henderson Hall is offers en-suite self-catered accommodation for postgraduates. Rooms are organised in small clusters off four, leading off a central staircase and you'll share kitchen/dining facilities with other students.
Nearby there is a large supermarket and plenty of public transport into the city and campus.
Building work may be ongoing throughout the academic year on the Henderson Hall site which may cause disturbance to residents.
Access and safety
Accommodation is spread over three floors at first floor level and above with no lift.
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 and a Customer Services Manager is responsible for Reception Services.
Residences Manager: Dianne Wilson
Assistant Residences Manager: Lynne Robertson and Michelle Ridley
Henderson Hall is located three miles from the city and campus. A frequent local bus service runs from close to the site to the city centre.
Set in beautiful grounds, Henderson Hall is right next to the University’s sports ground and tennis court.
Red Hall Drive
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Henderson Hall reception informationHenderson Hall reception information
Red Hall Drive
Newcastle upon Tyne
Telephone: 0191 208 3026
Customer Services Manager: Stephanie Barton
Customer Services Team Leader: Beverley Armstrong
Reception opening times
Monday to Friday 08:00-11:00
Outside of opening times
If you have any problems after hours or need emergency assistance contact our:
Estates Security Service
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6817
Public transport informationPublic transport information
Bus companies operate services to Red Hall Drive from the following locations in the city centre: 305/306/308/309 Haymarket Bus Station/St Mary’s Place, 58 John Dobson Street/Civic Centre, 1 Central Station
For bus times and fares refer to Nexus Travel Line at www.nexus.org.uk or contact them by telephone on 0871 200 2233.
Calls to this number will cost 10 pence a minute from a landline and considerably more from a mobile.
From Newcastle Central Station you can take the number 1 bus from Neville Street opposite Central Station. Taxis are also available from the Central Station.
Newcastle International Airport is about seven miles northwest of Newcastle University.
A taxi from the Airport will take about 15 minutes, costing approximately £15.
You can also travel by Metro (rapid transport system) to Central Station which will take about 30 minutes. You can then take the number 1 bus to Red Hall Drive.
Find out how much it costs to stay with us.
Henderson Hall is University-managed accommodation.
The contract is a fixed term period of either 38 weeks (25 September 2016 to 18 June 2017) or 50 weeks (20 September 2016 to 4 September 2017) 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 Room||Weekly Rate||Annual Rate (50 weeks)|
6 self-catered single with washbasin
71 self-catered single with en-suite
The virtual tours of our accommodation give you a view of a small sample of our bedrooms and communal areas.
We have a large variety of room types so can't show every variation. The room you're allocated may look different to the ones shown in the virtual tours.