The Penryn Campus is shared and jointly managed by University of Exeter and Falmouth University in an arrangement that is unique within the UK. With over 4000 students studying here there’s a great community feel and access to state of the art facilities. The majority of University of Exeter students study at the Penryn campus with a limited number based at Truro. We have a wide range of accommodation on offer to suit all budgets.

New students - 2017-2018

Our online accommodation applications for 2017-2018 will open in Spring 2017; we will update and confirm our accommodation information in early Spring 2017.  This will include key dates including when applications open and the deadline for our guarantee, the various accommodation options as well as the application procedure and when/how accommodation offers are made so that you are fully informed prior to our applications opening.

In the meantime you are welcome to view our 2016-2017 information by on the FX Plus site. Please note that this is relevant to the 2016/2017 year and should be treated as a guide only.

If you are still looking for accommodation for the 2016-2017 year please contact the Accommodation Office on 01326 253639.

Students can find essential documents on the FXPlus website. Please note this information is relevant to the 2016-2107 year only. Information on the 2017-2018 year will be published in Spring 2017.

2016-2017 contractual documents

The following is relevant to current residents living in Glasney Student Village.

Accommodation applications for returning students 2016-2017

If you have completed at least one year of your degree programme you can apply for accommodation as a ‘Returning Student’. Information can be found through our accommodation provider. If you are still looking for accommodation in halls for the 2016-2017 year please contact the Accommodation Office on 01326 253639 for further advice.

Please also see the private sector housing section.

Rent fees can be paid to the Finance Office during the year in the following ways;

  • Online: pay online at 
  • Phone: call 01326 253607 
  • In person: at the Finance Office, Peter Lanyon Building, Penryn Campus or Rosehill building, Falmouth Campus 
  • Cheque: made payable to ‘Falmouth Exeter Plus’ sent to; The Finance Office, Penryn Campus, Penryn, Cornwall,TR10 9FE

You can also pay by bank transfer using the following details:

  • Barclays Bank Account Name: Falmouth Exeter Plus
  • Account Number: 80417289
  • Sort Code: 20-87-94
  • Swift: BARCGB22
  • IBAN: GB76BARC20879480417289

Any queries regarding payments should be directed to the Finance Office by phone or at:

Please refer to the relevant documents below for full details on the cost, termly instalments and payment due dates.