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Common room at The Costume Store

Halls of residence

Life in halls of residence is a communal and enriching experience. Accommodation Services are always happy to help students find the most suitable and convenient place to live, in a fully student-focused environment, within easy reach of your College.

UAL halls


Please note that Don Gratton House and Manna Ash House will no longer be on the UAL portfolio after the academic year 2018/19.

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Halls of residence

Exterior shot of Brooke Hall

Brooke Hall

A 20-minute walk from Camberwell College of Arts and a short bus ride to London College of Communication and Chelsea College of Arts.

Exterior shot of Cordwainers Court halls of residence

Cordwainers Court

Located in Hackney, east London. One minute from the London College of Fashion Mare Street campus and also close to the Golden Lane site.

Exterior shot of The Costume Store halls of residence

The Costume Store

The Costume Store opened in September 2012, on the site that once housed the BBC’s costume collection in west London.

Exterior shot of the courtyard at Don Gratton house

Don Gratton House

Just a few minutes walk from the eclectic Brick Lane and the vibrant community of Whitechapel. Please note that this hall will not be on the UAL portfolio after the academic year 2018/19.

Exterior shot of Emily Bowes Court hall of residence

Emily Bowes Court

A modern hall with fantastic communal spaces and a short distance from the Victoria Line.

Exterior of building at Furzedown Student Village halls of residence

Furzedown Student Village

Furzedown is set across 3 buildings in the residential area of Tooting. featuring beautiful interior design and an on-site gym.

Exterior shot of Gardens House hall of residence

Gardens House

A brand-new UAL owned hall with modern facilities and a minutes’ walk to Camberwell College.

Exterior shot of Glassyard Building hall of residence

Glassyard Building

A brand new development, located in the vibrant area of Stockwell, perfect for students looking for an independent living experience.

Exterior shot of the Highline Building hall of residence

Highline Building

Highline Building is a brand new development and is a short walk from London's Southbank.

Exterior shot of Manna Ash House hall of residence

Manna Ash House

Located just south of the river Thames, close to Central London and convenient for students at all UAL Colleges.

Please note that this hall will not be on the UAL portfolio after the academic year 2018/19.

Exterior shot of Portland House hall of residence

Portland House

The freshly refurbished Georgian town houses of Portland House provides a historical setting in a convenient location.

Exterior shot of Sketch House hall of residence

Sketch House

Sketch House is located in Finsbury Park and offers a unique range of facilities including a courtyard.

Wigram House Exterior

Wigram House

Wigram House is a beautiful Victorian mansion block with high-spec, modern facilities inside. It is located in the heart of central London.

Photo of the exterior of Will Wyatt Court

Will Wyatt Court

Situated in the vibrant and trendy area of Old Street, Will Wyatt Court provides easy access to Central London.

Locations of UAL College buildings and halls of residence

Airport collection service


The University offers a free airport collection service for all international students from outside the EEA arriving in London for the first time. We will arrange for a taxi to collect you from your London arrival airport and take you to your accommodation.

Further information for applicants


The University is committed to promoting equal opportunities and access, and we will try our best to arrange suitable facilities and support for all students.

If you are an international or disabled student or are under the age of 18, we've provided more guidance for your application.

We also have further information about fire safety in our halls.

Rent, insurance and contracts


Check our detailed guidance on Rent, Insurance and Contracts – including more information on financial advice, payment methods, deposits and leaving your contracts.