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Birks Grange Village resident (catered)

Birks Grange Village catered



Birks Grange Village
New North Road
Exeter EX4 4PQ

01392 725180

Birks Grange Village key facts

This catered residence has 360 high standard en-suite rooms in clusters of up to nine. A number of utility rooms are located in the building.

The Central Block, which is separate to the accommodation blocks, has a dining room, reception, shop and social areas.

Accessibility information is available on the AccessAble website.

To see more images of this residence, please view our Flickr gallery.

Our image gallery shows typical examples of the food which is served in catered halls.

  • Undergraduates
  • 32 week contract period
  • 12 minute walk to centre of campus
  • Wifi
  • Television in communal area 
  • Laundry facilities
  • Common room
  • Vending machines
  • Bike storage 
  • Adapted rooms*
  • Shop
  • Kay House Music Practice Room nearby
  • Residents must move out during the Christmas and Easter vacations

*Once we have allocated all students with special requirements, any remaining adapted rooms will be allocated to the next student requesting accommodation.


Total room price per room for full contract length:
Catered Birks Grange Village En-suite





Room details

Shower, washbasin and toilet facilities are only available in en-suite rooms.

Bed size

All rooms at Birks Grange Village have double beds (four feet six inches wide).

Room measurements

  • Single en-suite (including bathroom) is approximately 13.9m2 (2680mm x 5200mm).
  • Accessible room (including bathroom) is approximately 21.8m2 (4200mm x 5200mm).

These measurements are a guide only. In some residences room sizes vary considerably.


Some of the rooms in Birks Grange Village A to E have a safe however, there may not be one in every room. If you are allocated a room which does not have a safe when you arrive, it will not be possible for us to provide one in the room.


All bedrooms in catered residences have the following:

  • Bed, wardrobe, bookshelves.
  • Desk, chair, desk lamp or built-in lighting, noticeboard and waste bin.
  • Mini fridge
  • High speed wired and wireless network/internet is available from Glide Student. You will need to register online to receive access.
  • No aerial socket in en-suite and studio rooms; students can use a laptop or desktop to watch TV. Please note you will still need a TV Licence to watch live TV or BBC iPlayer from any device.

For details of your room size and specifics of each residence please see the room details tab above.

If you are living in one of our catered halls (Birks Grange Village, Exeter Halls, Holland Hall and Mardon Hall) see our meal times below for information about when your meal will be served. Please note that your meal can only be eaten in the dining hall which has been allocated to you.

Please visit our 'about catered halls' webpage for information about the menus which are being served. A number of themed dinners also take place throughout the day e.g. Christmas, Valentines Day, Star Wars Day (4 May) and St Patricks Day etc.


7:30 - 9:30am

Continental breakfast

8:00 - 10:30am

8:30 -10:30am

Weekend lunch
Saturday and Sunday:
11:00am - 1:00pm
Dinner* Daily:
5:30pm - 7:30pm

If you have a commitment and are unable to attend the dinner service please use the replacement meal request form.

Weekday lunches can be purchased at one of our many catering outlets.

Vegetarian options are always available. If you have a specific dietary requirement, please speak to our chefs.

16 meals per week are included within the contract period for residents of our catered accommodation (Birks Grange Village, Exeter Halls, Holland Hall and Mardon Hall). This comprises breakfast and dinner Monday to Friday, and breakfast, brunch (weekend lunch) and dinner at weekends.

Dine in catered halls

Self-catered students can now enjoy meals in our catered halls by purchasing a meal package card. Find out more information.

Catered accommodation at the University of Exeter