Study Abroad Accommodation

Students studying through the global opportunities programme can apply for a Semester 1, Semester 2 or Full Year accommodation contract.

The University Halls of Accommodation are a safe and fun way to spend your time in Liverpool.

Please note that for Study Abroad Semester Two student applications we will begin sending offers of accommodation out from the beginning of December to those who have applied.

In the Study Abroad Village (Tudor Close and Melville Grove) you will live with other international students as well as University of Liverpool home students who will study abroad this year or have just returned.  You will have all the benefits of living on campus being close to your lectures, libraries, cafe's, restaraunts, shops and a short walk away from Liverpool City Centre and all the city has to offer. 

You will also benefit from many activites and events organised by the halls life team, creating exciting opportunities to engage with other students  from the UK and all over the world.  More information can be found on the Halls Life Platform

You can find more information on our accommodation by visiting our accommodation pages:

Tudor Close

Melville Grove

Other Halls


How do I apply for accommodation?

After you formally accept your offer to study with us you will be able to apply for University Accommodation via the Accommodation Portal, accessed through your Liverpool Life account.

You will need your student ID number, this is a 9 digit number starting “20” and may be referred to as a reference.  You can find this on your offer letter.

After you visit Liverpool Life, click “Set pin for the first time” and instructions will be sent to you within 24 hours on how to set up your PIN.  When you have logged in, click “Continue to your application” under the accommodation section and place an application under 2023-24 and ensure you select the correct application route;

Semester 1 – This is for students who require accommodation in Liverpool for the first semester (September – January).

Semester 2 – This is for students who require accommodation from the second semester (January – June)

Full Year – This is students who are studying in the Global Opportunies/Study Abroad programme for the full year.  You will be housed on a 39 week contract.

After receiving an Accommodation offer you must accept or decline within the deadline.

How to Apply


Accommodation Guarantees

  • If you are staying for the full academic year, you are guaranteed accommodation in University of Liverpool accommodation providing you have applied before 31 July
  • If you are staying for Semester 1 only, you can apply for one of the rooms available in the Study Abroad Villages only (Tudor Close & Melville Grove). Accommodation isn’t guaranteed for Semester 1 students and is limited. You should apply as early as you are able.  Accommodation will be allocated randomly to make the process as fair as possible and offers will be sent out in Mid July once your place is confirmed.
  • If you are staying for Semester 2 only, you are guaranteed a place in University of Liverpool Accommodation, or with our University Approved Providers. There is no specific deadline to apply for accommodation, however, it is best to apply early to receive one of your preferred halls/rooms.  Where possible you will be placed in the Study Abroad Village, however, you also have options to stay in our other halls such as Crown Place, Philharmonic Court and Vine Court. If you wish to take up your place, apply via Liverpool Life.


Accommodation Fees

Study Abroad Accommodation Fees 2023-24

Other information

  • If you have made other arrangements for accommodation please decline the accommodation offer and notify the accommoation office.
  • Contract lengths and start/end dates dates:
    Semester 1 19 Weeks 16 September 2023 – 27 January 2024
    Semester 2 20 Weeks 29 January 2024 – 15 June 2024
    Full Year 39 Weeks 16 September 2023 – 15 June 2024

We are unable to facilitate early arrivals for Semester 2 students due to the quick turn around from departures of Semester 1. Please take this into consideration when making your travel arrangements.

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