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We can’t wait to welcome our new and returning students from 19 October 2020. Your safety is our first priority.

Summer stays

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UAL offers affordable and convenient summer accommodation in central London. Our halls are available for short and long-term summer stays. This is for UAL students (those on full time and short courses), businesses, groups, and members of the public.


As a result of the coronavirus, we have made the decision to close all of our Summer Stays bookings for this year.

If you would like more information or have any further enquiries, please contact our team at

If you are supposed to be studying at UAL in June or July, the Short Courses team will be in touch soon with options regarding the course you have booked.

Book your stay

If you are a UAL short course student, a UAL student (under or above the age of 18) or a member of the public traveling as an individual or in a group of five people or less, you can book your stay using our online booking system.

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Booking for UAL Language Centre, Presessional and Study Abroad students

If you are a UAL Language Centre, Presessional or Study Abroad student, you will need to book on a different system, using the link below. Please make sure that you enter the specific code given to you by your college when making your booking in order to receive a discount.

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Sketch House

This year, Sketch House is the only hall of residence available as part of our Summer Stays service. Please see below for more information about the hall.

  • Available: Starting from 1 August 2020 to and including 26 September 2020
  • Location: Finsbury Park
  • Single Ensuite: £59
  • Studio (1 guest): £86
  • Studio (2 guests): £96
  • Breakfast included: Yes
  • Costs and services for UAL students under the age of 18 differ. Learn more about our Summer Stays for under-18s.

Discount code for UAL short course students

To receive a discount code, please contact your UAL College. You will be required to enter the code when making your booking.

NHS Discount

We are pleased to be able to offer NHS staff a discount on the University of Arts London Summer Stays via the NHS Discount Offers website which is dedicated to saving money for NHS staff and their families. Visit their website for more information on how to claim a discount.

General enquiries

For enquiries regarding our summer stays, please contact our bookings team:

+44 (0)20 7514 8465

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Summer Stays at Sketch House

Sketch House offers a bed and breakfast service and has fantastic transport links into the city centre.

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Summer Stays for Under-18s

UAL is unique in offering accommodation to short course students who are under the age of 18 and travelling alone.