Glassyard Building

Glassyard Building is nestled in the beating heart of south London, perfect for students looking for an independent living experience.

About Glassyard Building

The Glassyard Building is composed of 328 bedrooms and studio flats complete with ensuites and kitchenettes, of which 258 rooms are reserved for use by University of the Arts London students. There is a large dedicated creative workspace next to featured graduate artwork and a common room designed with student needs in mind.

There are 258 ensuite bedrooms available for UAL students and each flat cluster will be shared between 4-10 students.

What's included

  • three-quarter-sized bed, wardrobe, desk, chair and storage space
  • internet access in every bedroom at no extra cost
  • ensuite bathrooms in every bedroom
  • contents insurance
  • laundry facilities
  • 24 hour staff presence
  • courtyard space
  • bike storage
  • residents' common room
  • workshop space 
  • The Social Programme and Student Welfare Mentor staff.

Location

Glassyard Building is located in the vibrant area of Stockwell and is a five minute walk from the closest tube station, which provides easy access to Central London.

For students at London College of Fashion, or keen shoppers, the Victoria line takes you to Oxford Circus in about 10 minutes from Stockwell Underground Station The great travel connections make commuting to London College of Communication and Central Saint Martins simple and quick.

The buzzing area of Brixton is just a few moments walk away and is full of cafés, bars and restaurants. You are also close to Clapham, a popular south London area with a lively nightlife and beautiful green space, such as Clapham Common and Brockwell Park.

Please note travel times below are based on nearest college: 

  • Camberwell College of Arts: 35 minute walk / 14 minute bike ride / 32 minute bus journey / 42 minute tube trip
  • Central Saint Martins:  109 minute walk / 39 minute bike ride / 65 minute bus journey / 33 minute tube trip
  • Chelsea College of Arts: 36 minute walk / 13 minute bike ride / 25 minute bus journey / 20 minute tube trip
  • London College of Communication: 43 minute walk / 18 minute bike ride / 28 minute bus journey / 22 minute tube trip
  • London College of Fashion: 82 minute walk / 29 minute bike ride / 55 minute bus journey / 25 minute tube trip
  • Wimbledon College of Arts: 122 minute walk / 37 minute bike ride / 73 minute nus journey / 56 minute tube trip

Virtual tours

Take a tour of the Glassyard Building, its bedrooms, facilities and common spaces.

Prices and sizes

Please note that standard tenancies at the Glassyard Building are for 51 weeks, and that these prices are for the academic year beginning in September 2016. 

  • Standard rooms are £176 per week, £8,976 in total. These rooms are approximately 12 m2 and have 3/4 size beds.
  • Premium rooms are £186 per week, £9,486 in total. These rooms are approximately 15 m2 and have 3/4 size beds.
  • Premium mobility adaptable rooms are £176 per week, £8,976 in total. These rooms are approximately 15 m2 and have 3/4 size beds.

Glassyard Building is managed by Fresh Student Living, who work in collaboration with University of the Arts London. This hall is signed up to the ANUK code of practice. For more information visit: www.nationalcode.org

Information for students with disabilities 

Glassyard Building has the following features for disabled students: 

  • adapted rooms available with wheelchair access, and adapted kitchens
  • flashing alarm beacons available in all mobility adaptable rooms and disabled toilets.
  • wheelchair access into the building including lift access to all floors
  • portable "Deafgard" alarm units for hearing impaired residents
  • other deaf aids available such as vibrating pillows, flashing door-bells etc
  • disabled parking available if required.

Please note, extra equipment to help aid you during your stay can be arranged. If you would like further details about our disabled facilities in this hall, please get in touch directly with the Accommodation Services team on accommodation@arts.ac.uk

 

Management

Glassyard Building is managed by Fresh Student Living, who work in collaboration with University of the Arts London. This hall is signed up to the ANUK code of practice. For more information visit: www.nationalcode.org

An Introduction to Glassyard