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How to request accommodation

As a new LJMU student you are guaranteed a room in high quality accommodation if you want one

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If you any questions about accommodation please see our FAQs.

When and how to make your request

Once you have chosen your accommodation, submitting your request is simple. The process is explained below but how you request a room will depend on when you are arriving at LJMU. If you have any further questions about making your request please contact us at

New students starting in September 2021

If you are starting at LJMU in September 2021, you will be able to request accommodation via the applicant area from 10.00 am on Monday, 1 February 2021. This includes all full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students, as well as exchange students who will attend LJMU for the full academic year 2021/22.

Don’t forget that you are unable to request accommodation until you have Firmly accepted an offer from LJMU. If you are applying via UCAS, you must have accepted an offer from LJMU as your Firm (or first) choice in order to be able to request accommodation.

New students starting in January 2021

If you are starting at the university on a postgraduate course in January 2021 and you require accommodation, the following halls have rooms available. In all cases, you will need to pay 50% of the total rent cost before you arrive in the UK


Room Type

Weekly Rent

Tenancy Start Date

Tenancy Length

Total Rent Cost

Atlantic Point

Standard en-suite bedroom in shared flat


Sat, 9 January

51 weeks


Marybone 1

Bedroom in shared flat with shared bathroom


Sat, 9 January

50 weeks


If you would like to request a room in one of these halls, please send an email to the Accommodation Office.

If you are joining LJMU on an exchange programme for the second semester of 2020/21 only, please see this page for details of how to request a room.

All students arriving from outside of the UK who are required to isolate on their arrival as a precaution against Covid-19, will be offered support if they choose to live in one of the halls listed above. This support will consist of an initial food parcel, bedding, basic kitchen items and a UK SIM card. Further details about who is required to isolate can be found on the UK Government website.

Accommodation for continuing (current) LJMU students

If you are a current student you can find out more about your options by contacting Liverpool Student Homes. Unfortunately, the Accommodation Office cannot assist with your search for accommodation.