INTO Joseph Cowen Halls

September 2021 applicants

The information below is subject to change due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation. This page will be updated accordingly as circumstances change.

INTO Joseph Cowen Halls

This accommodation will be available via our online application from Monday 26 July.


New for 2021! This conveniently located postgraduate hall offers modern studios for single occupancy.

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Postgraduate single occupancy studio


Our facilities include:

  • WiFi
  • on-site laundrette
  • TV licence in communal areas*
  • free bike storage

* If you bring your own TV or watch using a personal electronic device, you will need to purchase your own licence.


This year we have partnered with INTO Joseph Cowen Halls to offer you this comfortable studio accommodation with a fantastic on campus location. This postgraduate hall contains modern single studios that will be offered for single person occupancy.

Each studio consists of a bedroom equipped with desk and chair, wardrobe and small double bed (4ft frame), compact kitchen, private bathroom and private living space containing table and comfy chairs. Kitchen is fitted with integrated hob, oven and extractor fan and includes a fridge-freezer plus a microwave. 

What's even better, we'll provide you with a cleaning service once a week! 

Access and safety

Lift access is available on every floor.

There is 24/7 security available on call and reception is open Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm. 


Joseph Cowen Hall is located on central campus next to Herschel building and Haymarket station.

You couldn’t find a better location for accommodation - on campus, in the city centre.


Joseph Cowen Halls
INTO Newcastle University
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 4LE 



Find out how much it costs to stay with us.

Your contract

Joseph Cowen Hall is owned by INTO Newcastle University. 

2021-2022 residents

The contract is a fixed term period of 49 weeks (ending on 29 August 2022) and covers the duration of the academic year. Rents are charged per day, so if your contract differs to the standard dates above (i.e. earlier arrival)*, you will incur additional accommodation charges at the relevant daily rate.

*Check in for overseas students will be available from 6th September at no extra cost. 

All utility bills are included, WiFi is free. 

Find out more about how to pay your rent.

Type of RoomWeekly Rate (2021/22)Annual Rate (49 weeks)
Single occupancy studio £164.50 £8,084



Find out about getting in touch with your reception.

Contact information 

Joseph Cowen Halls
INTO Newcastle University
Newcastle upon Tyne

Telephone: 0191 208 7535

Reception opening times

Monday-Friday, 9.00-17.00.

Outside of opening times

If you require assistance outside of reception opening hours, please contact Security Service at +44 (0)7532120169




Arrival Procedures INTO Joseph Cowen House

Please make your way in your chosen time slot to:

Joseph Cowen Halls
INTO Newcastle University
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 4LE  

+44 (0) 191 2087535  

Please click here to download our Campus Map.

Our friendly team will be on site to meet you, give you your keys and show you to your room.  If arriving by car/taxi during peak arrival times, you can ask the taxi to drop you off outside the main INTO Building and then make your way inside where we will give you your keys and show you to your room.   

Make sure you have your photographic ID and key release form ready to show to a member of our team.

Please note there is no parking onsite. There are nearly 10,000 spaces in public car parks across the city centre. The 'How Busy Is Toon' website provides live parking space information for a number of public car parks.

Reception opening times

Monday – Friday 0900 – 1700

If you are going to be delayed on the day of your arrival, please telephone us on the number provided below:

+44 (0) 191 2087535  

Outside of opening times

If you arrive outside of our reception opening hours, please contact the INTO Helpline +44 (0) 7532120169.  Our Facilities Team will arrange to meet you and give you your key. You will be asked to show a copy of your photographic ID and key release form with details of your room allocation.