Accommodation

Jesmond Road

September 2020 applicants

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

Jesmond Road

Overview

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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‌Facilities

Facilities include:

Lifestyle

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

 

Location

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.

Address

Jesmond Road
Jesmond
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 4EU

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Cost

Find out how much it costs to stay with us.

Your contract

Jesmond Road is University-owned accommodation.

2020-2021 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.

Find out more about how to pay your rent.

Type of RoomWeekly Rate (2020/21)Annual Rate (40 weeks)
Single standard (without washbasin) £98.28 £3,931.20
Large single standard (without washbasin) £101.50 £4,060.00
Single with washbasin £104.79 £4,191.60

 

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.

Reception

Find out about getting in touch with your reception.

Contact information 

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

Reception
Kensington Terrace
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 4BF

Telephone: + 44(0) 191 208 2090
Email: kensington.terrace@ncl.ac.uk

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

Assistant Customer Services Manager: James Croydon

Customer Services Team Leader: Kate Stobbs

Reception opening times

Due to coronavirus restrictions on face-to-face contact, all receptions are currently operating a phone/email service only. At the Kensington Terrace hub, this service is open Monday-Friday, 10.00-16.00.

Outside of opening times

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