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College accommodation

Colleges provide a wide variety of accommodation options. This page provides a breakdown of the typical college accommodation available to graduate students who enter in 2017-18 (the current academic year). These costs are likely to increase annually. Please check with the college for the most accurate amounts. Please note that while accommodation can be requested, there is no guarantee that this will be available.

Typical accommodation for entry in 2017-18 (the current academic year)

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CollegeTypeUnitsRoomsLocation¹Average weekly rent²Estimated additional weekly charges³Standard rental period (days)Additional information
BalliolSingle, standardN/A140Off-site£137.97£5.32308It is compulsory for all students living in college accommodation to pay a £35.17 per term Fixed Living-in Charge; students who live out pay a reduced charge of £22.75 per term (unless they have special dietary requirements, such as religious or medical needs, which mean they cannot eat in college), which does not include any meals. This charge contributes towards the overheads of running the central kitchens.
BalliolSingle, en-suiteN/A20Off-site£153.79£3.92255It is compulsory for all students living in college accommodation to pay a £35.17 per term Fixed Living-in Charge; students who live out pay a reduced charge of £22.75 per term (unless they have special dietary requirements, such as religious or medical needs, which mean they cannot eat in college), which does not include any meals. This charge contributes towards the overheads of running the central kitchens.
Blackfriars HallSingle, standardN/A11Off-site£168.00-265Utilities and services are included.
BrasenoseSingle, standardN/A48Off-site£152.11-350This accommodation is part of a college satellite development.
BrasenoseSingle, en-suiteN/A42Off-site£143.54£1.54308This accommodation is part of a college satellite development.
BrasenoseCouples22Off-site£258.86 per unit-350This accommodation is part of a college satellite development.
Campion HallSingle, standardN/A21On-site£363.59-168Charge includes food.
Campion HallSingle, en-suiteN/A12On-site£392.00-168Charge includes food.
Campion HallFamily12On-siteSee additional information-N/AThis accommodation is on long term leases to an external party.
Christ ChurchSingle, standardN/A101Off-site£150.83£3.50175There is a £115.77 kitchen establishment charge for those living out of college.
Christ ChurchSingle, en-suiteN/A21Off-site£150.08£3.50175This accommodation is part of a college satellite development. There is a £115.77 kitchen establishment charge for those living out of college.
Christ ChurchCouples714Off-site£203.84 per unit£6.37175This accommodation is part of a college satellite development. There is a £115.77 kitchen establishment charge for those living out of college.
Christ ChurchFamily512Off-site£101.92 per available bedroom-175This accommodation is part of a college satellite development. There is a £115.77 kitchen establishment charge for those living out of college.
Christ ChurchFlats33Off-site£101.92 per available bedroom-175This accommodation is part of a college satellite development. There is a £115.77 kitchen establishment charge for those living out of college.
Corpus ChristiSingle, standardN/A46On-site£125.79-294-
Corpus ChristiSingle, en-suiteN/A2On-siteSee additional information--This accommodation is reserved for Assistant Deans only.
Corpus ChristiSingle, en-suiteN/A1Off-siteSee additional information--This accommodation is reserved for Assistant Deans only.
ExeterSingle, standardN/A79Off-site£160.02-273-
ExeterCouples713Off-site£291.08 per unit-335-
ExeterFlats22Off-site£189.84 per available bedroom-335Accommodation comprises studio flats.
Green TempletonSingle, standardN/A39On-site£117.00-300-
Green TempletonSingle, standardN/A18Off-site£112.15-300-
Green TempletonSingle, en-suiteN/A102Off-site£129.88-300-
Green TempletonCouples99Off-site£188.76 per unit-300-
Green TempletonFamily1023Off-site£133.12 per available bedroom-300This accommodation is part of a college satellite development.
Green TempletonFlats4773Off-site£151.89 per available bedroom-300Accommodation comprises one and two bedroom flats.
Harris Manchester CollegeSingle, standardN/A14On-siteSee additional information-266Accommodation and meals are charged at a unified charge of £7,248 (including utilities and services) for the whole tenancy period, inclusive of three meals per day during term time.
Harris Manchester CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A5On-siteSee additional information-266Accommodation and meals are charged at a unified charge of £7,248 for the whole tenancy period, inclusive of three meals per day during term time.
Hertford CollegeSingle, standardN/A29On-site£140.46-273-
Hertford CollegeSingle, standardN/A2Off-site£140.46-273-
Hertford CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A93Off-site£140.06-273-
Hertford CollegeCouples66Off-site£228.76 per unit-273-
Jesus CollegeSingle, standardN/A56On-site£157.08£8.12183There is a living in charge of £8.12 per week, which includes a Hall Charge to contribute to overheads for meal service in Hall.
Jesus CollegeCouples1224Off-site£217.08 per unit£9.73278Couples' accommodation rate includes water but not other utilities. The charge given also includes a Hall Charge to contribute to overheads for meal service in Hall.
Jesus CollegeFlats74245Off-site£121.94 per available bedroom£9.73 per bedroom278Utility costs are not charged by the college, but this is an estimate based on national averages for fuel in a 1-2 bed flat. The charge also includes a Hall Charge to contribute to overheads for meal service in Hall.
Kellogg CollegeSingle, standardN/A34On-site£145.60-286-
Kellogg CollegeSingle, standardN/A43Off-site£125.79-293-
Kellogg CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A23On-site£160.23-286-
Kellogg CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A28Off-site£134.12-293-
Kellogg CollegeCouples11Off-site£205.32 per unit-293-
Lady Margaret HallSingle, standardN/A45On-site£116.66-273-
Lady Margaret HallSingle, standardN/A9Off-site£135.03£6.02336-
Lady Margaret HallSingle, en-suiteN/A32On-site£144.97-273-
LinacreSingle, standardN/A58On-site£137.42-307All students must pay a non-refundable meal charge which can be set against meals purchased in Hall. For those on the 'In College' plan the charge is £187.90 per term.
LinacreSingle, standardN/A94Off-site£116.97-307All students must pay a non-refundable meal charge which can be set against meals purchased in Hall. For those on the 'Out of College' plan the charge is £82.15.
LinacreSingle, en-suiteN/A28On-site£140.35-307All students must pay a non-refundable meal charge which can be set against meals purchased in Hall. For those on the 'In College' plan the charge is £187.90 per term.
LinacreCouples1111Off-site£180.50 per unit-307All students must pay a non-refundable meal charge which can be set against meals purchased in Hall. For those on the 'Out of College' plan the charge is £82.15.
LinacreFamily24Off-site£117.65 per available bedroom-307All students must pay a non-refundable meal charge which can be set against meals purchased in Hall. For those on the 'Out of College' plan the charge is £82.15.
LinacreFlats55Off-site£164.60 per available bedroom-307Accommodation comprises one bedroom flats. All students must pay a non-refundable meal charge which can be set against meals purchased in Hall. For those on the 'In College' plan the charge is £187.90 per term, for those on the 'Out of College' plan (including all graduate students) the charge is £82.15. All students must pay a non-refundable meal charge which can be set against meals purchased in Hall. For those on the 'Out of College' plan the charge is £82.15.
LincolnSingle, standardN/A78On-site£151.72£6.65259Compulsory kitchen charge of £6.65 per week acts as credit for Hall meals (£246.45 per annum)
LincolnSingle, en-suiteN/A80Off-site£172.42£6.65259Compulsory kitchen charge of £6.65 per week acts as credit for Hall meals (£246.45 per annum)
MagdalenSingle, standardN/A107On-site£127.38£7.91270Catering fixed charge of £7.91 per week (£33.40 per term)
MagdalenSingle, en-suiteN/A27On-site£159.26£7.91270Catering fixed charge of £7.91 per week (£33.40 per term)
MagdalenCouples91On-site£228.50 per unit£7.91300Catering fixed charge of £7.91 per week (£33.40 per term)
Mansfield CollegeSingle, standardN/A2On-site£129.50-365-
Mansfield CollegeSingle, standardN/A66Off-site£122.80-322-
Mansfield CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A40Off-site£131.84-322-
MertonSingle, standardN/A54Off-site£130.20See comments304Five of these rooms are on a college satellite development. A fuel allowance of 3000 units per year is provided to each student. Any units used above this amount are charged at £0.05 per unit
MertonSingle, en-suiteN/A97Off-site£130.20See comments337This accommodation is part of a college satellite development. A fuel allowance of 3000 units per year is provided to each student. Any units used above this amount are charged at £0.05 per unit
MertonCouples88Off-site£187.88 per unitSee comments337Occupants pay all bills directly.
New CollegeSingle, standardN/A98Off-site£143.66£0.28273Additional weekly charge is for insurance.
NuffieldSingle, standardN/A16On-site£125.50-335-
NuffieldSingle, standardN/A7Off-site£125.50-335-
NuffieldSingle, en-suiteN/A12On-site£125.50-335-
NuffieldCouples1010Off-site£286.66 per unit-335Couples' accommodation rent figure does not include utilities, which are charged separately to tenants.
OrielSingle, standardN/A28On-site£151.88-345-
OrielSingle, standardN/A1Off-site£151.90-345This accommodation is part of a college satellite development.
OrielSingle, en-suiteN/A6On-site£161.77-345-
OrielSingle, en-suiteN/A48Off-site£160.36-345This accommodation is part of a college satellite development.
OrielCouples710Off-site£249.50 per unit-350This accommodation is part of a college satellite development.
Pembroke CollegeSingle, standardN/A39On-site£126.08£7.56 to £9.80 (depending on the room)265, 272, and 343 days (tenancy lengths vary)-
Pembroke CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A17On-site£152.55£7.56 to £9.52 (depending on the room)265, 272, and 343 days (tenancy lengths vary)-
Pembroke CollegeCouples55Off-site£218.06 per unit£7.56343-
Regent's Park CollegeSingle, standardN/A8Off-site£126.23-323-
Somerville CollegeSingle, standardN/A24On-site£133.49-267-
Somerville CollegeSingle, standardN/A34Off-site£128.13-352-
Somerville CollegeFlats1230Off-site£150.99 per available bedroom-352-
St Anne's CollegeSingle, standardN/A13On-site£132.16-294-
St Anne's CollegeSingle, standardN/A36Off-site£172.83-322-
St Anne's CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A80Off-site£132.16-294-
St Antony's CollegeSingle, standardN/A87On-site£137.89-350-
St Antony's CollegeSingle, standardN/A26Off-site£137.89-350-
St Antony's CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A102On-site£171.82-350-
St Antony's CollegeCouples1414On-site£337.67 per unit-266 or 350Rental periods of flats are either 38 or 50 weeks.
St Antony's CollegeFamily37On-site£145.82 per available bedroom-266 or 350Rental periods of flats are either 38 or 50 weeks.
St Antony's CollegeFlats613On-site£174.29 per available bedroom-266 or 350Rental periods of flats are either 38 or 50 weeks.
St Benet's HallSingle, standardN/A1On-site£154.70£14.00248-
St Benet's HallSingle, en-suiteN/A1On-site£154.70£14.00248-
St Benet's HallSingle, en-suiteN/A7Off-site£113.80£14.00323-
St Catherine's CollegeSingle, standardN/A45On-site£123.48£11.83266Utility charges are calculated under the FECA (full economic cost attribution model). The college has an agreement with students that where actual usage falls below that set within the model, students can be reimbursed an element of the saving.
St Catherine's CollegeSingle, standardN/A42Off-site£123.48£11.83266Utility charges are calculated under the FECA (full economic cost attribution model). The college has an agreement with students that where actual usage falls below that set within the model, students can be reimbursed an element of the saving.
St Cross CollegeSingle, standardN/A19On-site£152.17-308-
St Cross CollegeSingle, standardN/A73Off-site£154.07-308-
St Cross CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A52On-site£173.46-350-
St Cross CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A44Off-site£166.96-350-
St Cross CollegeCouples24Off-site£221.44 per unit-308-
St Edmund HallSingle, standardN/A99Off-site£168.00-175-
St Edmund HallSingle, en-suiteN/A13Off-site£168.00-175-
St Edmund HallCouples1113Off-site£205.72 per unit-308-
St Hilda's CollegeSingle, standardN/A12Off-site£121.10-357-
St Hilda's CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A59Off-site£149.09-357-
St Hugh's CollegeSingle, standardN/A34On-site£124.17-364-
St Hugh's CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A67On-site£143.80-270 or 364-
St Hugh's CollegeCouples22On-site£164.08 per unit-364-
St John's CollegeSingle, standardN/A11On-site£122.06£25.41365Charges are inclusive of lighting, background heating, internet access, cleaning of common areas, and use of facilities like gyms and common rooms
St John's CollegeSingle, standardN/A60Off-site£116.58£25.41365Charges are inclusive of lighting, background heating, internet access, cleaning of common areas, and use of facilities like gyms and common rooms
St John's CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A57On-site£128.37£25.41365Charges are inclusive of lighting, background heating, internet access, cleaning of common areas, and use of facilities like gyms and common rooms
St John's CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A22Off-site£126.70£25.41365Charges are inclusive of lighting, background heating, internet access, cleaning of common areas, and use of facilities like gyms and common rooms
St John's CollegeCouples4040Off-site£272.88 per unit-365-
St John's CollegeFamily2449Off-site£82.92 per available bedroom-365-
St Peter's CollegeSingle, standardN/A7On-site£143.99-266-
St Peter's CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A1On-site£151.97-266-
St Peter's CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A74Off-site£144.53-266 or 323-
St Stephen's HouseSingle, standardN/A22On-site£131.00-210-
St Stephen's HouseSingle, en-suiteN/A17On-site£149.00-210-
St Stephen's HouseCouples22On-site£274.00 per unit-210These rooms are for students who are married and whose spouses occasionally visit. The rent is for a single person (not for double occupancy).
St Stephen's HouseFamily1528On-site£127.95 per available bedroom-365Accommodation comprises one, tow and three bedroom flats.
St Stephen's HouseFlats26On-site£129.36 per available bedroom-365-
The Queen's CollegeSingle, standardN/A11Off-site£130.24-301There is a £31.81 per term kitchen establishment charge
The Queen's CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A62Off-site£130.24-301There is a £31.81 per term kitchen establishment charge
Trinity CollegeSingle, standardN/A20On-site£160.55-264-
Trinity CollegeSingle, standardN/A35Off-site£117.18-264-
Trinity CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A14Off-site£131.65-264-
University CollegeSingle, standardN/A62On-site£128.31-265 
University CollegeSingle, standardN/A28Off-site£128.31-265 
University CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A3On-site£128.31-265 
University CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A8Off-site£128.31-265 
University CollegeCouples251Off-site£218.76 per unit-364 
Wadham CollegeSingle, standardN/A9On-site£144.12-273-
Wadham CollegeSingle, standardN/A77Off-site£123.52-273 or 335-
Wadham CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A10Off-site£135.48-324-
Wadham CollegeCouples12Off-site£247.10 per unit-273-
Wolfson CollegeSingle, standardN/A109On-site£123.20-273The tenancy length is flexible to meet the needs of students.
Wolfson CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A127On-site£141.12-273The tenancy length is flexible to meet the needs of students.
Wolfson CollegeCouples561On-site£219.31 per unit-273The tenancy length is flexible to meet the needs of students.
Wolfson CollegeFamily3232On-site£97.28 per available bedroom-273The tenancy length is flexible to meet the needs of students.
Worcester CollegeSingle, standardN/A30Off-site£101.16£2.66305-
Worcester CollegeSingle, en-suiteN/A39Off-site£136.84£2.66305-
Worcester CollegeCouples62Off-site£217.08 per unit£2.38336-
Wycliffe HallSingle, standardN/A12On-site£134.38£15.82266There is also a fixed catering provision charge.
Wycliffe HallSingle, en-suiteN/A5On-site£151.26£14.63287There is also a fixed catering provision charge.
Wycliffe HallFamily410Off-site£127.86 per available bedroom-365-
Wycliffe HallFlats14Off-site£83.42 per available bedroom-365-

Notes

  1. For exact locations of accommodation on and off the main college site, visit the relevant college page or the college's own website.
  2. The weekly rent that is payable depends upon the accommodation type:
    • Single (both standard and en-suite): rents shown are per person;
    • Couples: rents shown are per unit (units include double occupancy rooms, studio flats, one bedroom flats, and two bedroom flats);
    • Families: rents shown are per available bedroom (units include one, two, and three bedroom flats and houses);
    • Flats: rents shown are per available bedroom (units include flats of varying sizes, including studio flats).
  3. Total estimated additional weekly charges for utilities, services, and other mandatory charges depend upon the accommodation type:
    • Single (both standard and en-suite): charges shown are per person;
    • Couples: charges shown are per person;
    • Families: charges shown are per bedroom;
    • Flats: charges shown are per bedroom.
  4. Keble College is currently building the H B Allen Graduate centre, which is due to open in October 2018. Whilst the centre is under construction the college is renting 58 units from the University's graduate accommodation service and a further 22 rooms commercially from the University Estates Department, all for graduate use.
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