Newgate Court

September 2020 applicants

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Newgate Court


Newgate Court is a short walk from the University campus and in the heart of the city centre.

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Single en-suite self-catered bedroom

Single en-suite self-catered bedroom

Single en-suite self-catered bedroom

Shared kitchen/lounge

Shared kitchen/lounge


Our facilities include:

  • WiFi
  • on-site laundrette
  • fortnightly cleaning of communal kitchen/lounge
  • on-site gym (included in the rent)
  • common room and study area

Newgate Court is one of our Managed Partnership accommodation sites, owned by Unite Students.


The modern accommodation at Newgate Court is ideally located in the heart of the city centre, perfect for those who want to make the most out of everything Newcastle has to offer. On the days when you prefer to stay in, you will be able to enjoy the large shared social areas equipped with comfortable sofas, TVs and table games such as pool and ping pong, the cinema room or the quiet study area. Additionally, you can keep your body healthy at the on-site gym which is completely free to use.

This site offers en-suite rooms (each with a four-foot bed) in flats of four to ten bedrooms. Each flat has a communal lounge/kitchen where you can relax at the end of a hard day.

Access and safety

This accommodation is spread over six floors. There is a lift and an entry-phone system. The Security Service Team will look after you in your new home 24/7 and our Emergency Control Centre is manned 24/7 to help with any issues.


Newgate Court is situated in the heart of the city centre, around a 10 minute walk to Newcastle University's Business School and Urban Sciences Building and the main campus.


Newgate Court
Grainger Street
Newcastle upon Tyne 

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Find out how much it costs to stay with Unite Students.

Your contract

Newgate Court is one of our Managed Partnership residences, owned by Unite Students. The length and terms of contract differ to that of the University.

2020-2021 residents

The contract is a fixed term period of either 40 weeks (26 September 2020 to 3 July 2021) covering the academic year.

Rents are charged per week, so if your contract differs to the standard dates above (i.e. earlier arrival), you will incur additional accommodation charges.

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

Find out more about how to pay your rent

Type of RoomWeekly Rate (2020/21)Annual Rate (40 weeks)
Single with en-suite



You will be required to pay the first rent instalment before your arrival at University.


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Contact information

Newgate Court
Grainger Street
Newcastle upon Tyne 

Telephone: 0117 302 7361


Reception opening times

Monday to Friday: 08.00 - 20.00
Saturday: 08.00 - 16.00

Outside of opening times

If you need to collect keys outside of these opening hours or if you need emergency assistance, you can contact the Control Room on 0300 303 1611.