Windsor Terrace

Windsor Terrace


Simply roll out of bed to the library or city centre from flats in a ‘couldn’t be more convenient’ site on campus. Within minutes, you can be shopping on Northumberland Street, grabbing a coffee in a University café, or arriving bright-eyed for that early morning lecture.

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Our facilities include:

Take a look at our ‌Accommodation Overview (PDF: 75KB) to see how this residence compares to others.

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


Windsor Terrace has 190 self-catered washbasin rooms and 48 en-suite rooms in flats shared by six students, with two shower rooms and toilets. There's an attractive open-plan lounge/kitchen/dining area where you can relax with your flatmates after a hard day of study.

Access and safety

Accommodation is spread over four floors. There is no lift. There is an entry-phone system. 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



The location and facilities of Windsor Terrace make it a popular choice for many students.

It is only a five-minute walk from the city’s shops, bars, restaurants and leisure facilities. It is close to the Philip Robinson Library and new Marjorie Robinson Library Rooms, both of which have catering outlets and are great spaces to study.

Haymarket and Jesmond Metro stations are about a five-minute walk away.


Windsor Terrace
Newcastle upon Tyne

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Your contract

Windsor Terrace is University-owned accommodation.

The contract is a fixed term period of 40 weeks (22 September 2019 to 28 June 2020) 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.

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 (2019/20)Annual rate (40 weeks)
190 single with washbasin £102.55 £4,102
48 single with en-suite £136.36 £5,454.40

Accessible Rooms

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

One four-bedroom flat comprises two large study-bedrooms with adjustable bed, washbasin, desk and wardrobe with pull-down hanging rail.

There is one fully accessible ground floor, en-suite study-bedroom, fitted with mechanical lifting and ceiling track hoist, automatic push-pad, low-level light switches and door opening.

The wet room is equipped with pull-cord alarms next to washbasin and shower. There is a height-adjustable shower and washbasin with grab rails and hinged shower seat, clos-o-mat toilet and pull cord alarm.

The communal kitchen area is equipped with height-adjustable worktops, sink and hob with front-facing controls, low-level oven with automatic extraction fan, low-level cupboard, light switch with push-pad slow release door opening and washing machine.

There is a fire alarm strobe warning light system and pull-cord alarm.

All pull-cord alarms are connected directly to reception and are monitored by Estate Security Service when Reception is closed.

For further information on our accessible accommodation, see our Access for All Leaflet (PDF: 85KB).

Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of our accommodation.

The virtual tours of our accommodation give you a sample of our bedrooms and communal areas.

We have a large variety of room types and the room you're allocated may look different to the ones shown.


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Contact information 

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

Kensington Terrace
Newcastle upon Tyne

Telephone: 0191 208 2090

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

Reception opening times

The reception is open Monday to Friday, 08.00-18.00.

Outside of opening times

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