University Owned/Managed and Approved

At our Penryn Campus we offer exceptional accommodation just a couple of minutes walk from all the academic and social facilities.

Glasney Student Village

Glasney Student Village offers high quality, purpose-built, en-suite accommodation on the Penryn Campus.  The residences are divided into self-catered flats, each with seven study-bedrooms which are furnished to a high standard and include a double bed, desk, chair, safe, telephone and internet points. The en-suite facilities include a shower cubicle, toilet, basin, heated towel rail and cabinet. Several rooms have been modified for students with a range of disabilities. A small number of rooms are furnished with bunk beds, and are available on a shared-occupancy basis at a reduced rate. 

Glasney Lodge, the centre for the Accommodation Services in Cornwall is open 24/7 and our on-site security is available at all times on campus. A number of staff and residential mentors live on site and are available to support you should you experience problems or difficulties outside of office hours.

You can find out more information on the Cornwall students' accommodation webpages.

The Sidings

The Sidings is a new development which opened in September 2012.  This new accommodation is only a ten-minute walk from the Penryn Campus and close to Penryn Train Station.  This is managed by a private accommodation provider (CRM Ltd) who administer contracts and are responsible for the day-to-day running of the 233 rooms on this site.  All rooms are en-suite and there is a shared communal area for each flat including a kitchen/diner with cooking facilities, dining table and chairs.  Sofas and a TV are provided in this shared space.