Park View

Park View


Located right on campus and next door to the University Sports Centre, this £75 million development offers modern, spacious flats across six residence buildings designed just for undergraduates. You’ll find the top-notch facilities include two on-site laundries, a central common room with gaming area, and dedicated study spaces.

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Front view of PVSV

Central common room with gaming area and dedicated study spaces

Architecture impression of single bedroom



Single en-suite self-catered bedroom

Single en-suite self-catered bedroom

Shared kitchen/lounge

Shared kitchen/lounge

En-suite bathroom

En-suite bathroom


Our facilities include:

  • WiFi
  • TV (licence included*)
  • multi-use common room
  • on-site laundrette
  • indoor bicycle storage
  • CCTV/entryphone

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


Part of Park View Student Village, this £75 million development provides self-catered en-suite bedrooms (each with a four-foot bed) in four, six, seven and eight-bedroom flats, as well as single studios across six residential buildings. 

Each of the flats includes a spacious communal kitchen/lounge with a flat-screen TV which is the perfect space to socialise. Outside of your flat, you will have the opportunity to meet students from other buildings in our multi-use common room, which includes a gaming area, as well as spaces for socialising and studying. You will also benefit from an on-site laundry.

Access and Safety

This accommodation is spread across six buildings of four to 10 floors, with lifts provided in each building. There are on-site entry-phone systems and CCTV. 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: Helen Davis
Supported by: Grant Jackson



Park View is located on campus, next to the University Sports Centre and within 10 minutes’ walk to the city centre.


Park View
Park View Student Village
Richardson Road
Newcastle upon Tyne

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Find out how much it costs to stay with us.

Your Contract

Park View is University-owned accommodation. 

2021-2022 residents

The contract is a fixed term period of 40 weeks and will cover the duration of the academic year. Rents are charged per day, so if your contract differs to the standard dates (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 (2021/22)Annual Rate (40 weeks)
1,261 Single with en-suite £144.34 £5,773.60
16 Single studios £178.71 £7,148.40

Accessible Rooms

Our accommodation is accessible to all and we support students who have particular needs or disabilities

Information about accessible rooms is available on request. For further details please visit Accessible Accommodation

Virtual Tour

See the tour below for self-guided and student-led tours of Park View


Use your mouse or finger to click/tap the video and move it to look around. 


Find out about getting in touch with your reception.

Contact information 

Park View
Park View Student Village
Richardson Road
Newcastle upon Tyne 

Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8445

Customer Services Team Leader: Robbie Carruthers

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.