Jesmond Road

Jesmond Road


Jesmond Road is next to the Philip Robinson Library, and the Majorie Robinson Library Rooms. Just a short walk from campus and city centre, it's available for postgraduate students.

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Front view of Carlton House, Jesmond Road

Postgraduate single self-catered bedroom

Postgraduate single bedroom


Facilities include:


Part of Kensington/Park Student Village, Jesmond Road offers self-catered accommodation for postgraduates in eight flats of varying sizes. All the flats have communal lounge/kitchens and shared bathrooms. 

The residence is in a great location, just a short walk from campus and the bustling city centre, with its multitude of shops and restaurants. As it's right next to the Robinson Library, you will also have the added benefit of being able to pop in and get food at the Robinson Library café.

Access and safety

Accommodation is spread over three floors 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
Supported by: Michelle Ridley and Alec Hughes



Jesmond Road is located on campus, next to the Philip Robinson Library and the Marjorie Robinson Library Rooms. It's just a short walk to student services in Kings Gate and the city centre.


Jesmond Road
Newcastle upon Tyne

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Find out how much it costs to stay with us.

Your contract

Jesmond Road is University-owned accommodation.

2021-2022 residents

The contract is a fixed term period of 40 weeks. 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.

All utility bills are included; WiFi is free, and we also provide Personal Possessions Insurance.

This accommodation site won't be available during summer 2022. If you're a postgraduate student and are offered a 40 week contract, we may be able to offer you an extension over the summer in another residence. 

Find out more about how to pay your rent.

Type of RoomWeekly Rate (2021/22)Annual Rate (40 weeks)
47 Single standard (without washbasin) £96.81  £3,872.40
8 Large single standard (without washbasin) £99.96  £3,998.40
26 Single with washbasin £103.25 £4,130.00

Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of our accommodation.

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.


Find out about getting in touch with your reception.

Contact information 

This accommodation uses the reception at Kensington Terrace at the following address.

Kensington Terrace
Newcastle upon Tyne

Telephone: + 44(0) 191 208 2090

Customer Services Team Leader: Kate Stobbs

Assistant Customer Services Manager: James Croydon

Customer Services Manager: Sian Crossey (Mon-Wed), Louise Small (Thur-Fri)

Reception opening times

Reception doors are open Monday to Friday, 08.30 – 17.45 and the Customer Services team can also be contacted by telephone and email from 08.00 – 18.00.

Due to the ongoing Covid 19 situation, our reception opening hours are subject to change.  Any amendments will be communicated to our residents and signage showing the new opening hours will be displayed by the reception entrance.

Outside of opening times

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

Key collection for new arrivals

We look forward to welcoming you to your new home. When you arrive into Newcastle, please make your way to reception to collect your keys.

If you expect to arrive outside of opening hours, you'll need to contact our Estates Security Office on +44 (0) 191 208 6817. Security Officers will arrange to meet and give you your key and you will be asked to show a copy of your Accommodation Acceptance with details of your room allocation.