New bedrooms for 2021

New bedrooms for 2021

The second phase of our East park development is scheduled to open in September 2021.

 East Park is our largest student residence development since 2012 and when the second phase opens it will provide 1,182 modern self-catered bedrooms. The development is split into two phases. The first phase opened in September 2020 (608 bedrooms) and the second phase (578 bedrooms) will be ready from September 2021. East Park provides a mix of high-quality en-suite rooms and standard accommodation with a ratio of two students to a bathroom

Standard bedrooms

  • 100 standard bedrooms in flats of 10 became available in September 2020
  • 170 additional standard bedrooms in flats of 10 will be available from September 2021
  • 2:1 bathroom ratio in our standard rooms
  • Standard bedrooms are approximately 9.6m²
  • 4ft bed (small double)
  • Laundry available

En-suite bedrooms

  • 504 en-suite bedrooms in flats of 5-8 became available in September 2020
  • 408 additional en-suite bedrooms in flats of 5-8 will be available from September 2021
  • En-suite bedrooms are approximately 12.7m²
  • 4ft bed (small double)
  • Laundry available

Social spaces include:

  • Study rooms
  • Games room
  • Private/quiet study room
  • Multi-purpose spaces (bookable for societies and clubs) Find out more about East Park, including how to apply, on the designated East Park webpage.

The image below shows a computer generated image of how an en-suite bedroom at East Park looks.


Eastparkbedroom

One of our new residences for 2021, East Park has been developed by our partners University Partnership Programme (UPP) and provides single standard and en-suite accommodation for undergraduate students. The first phase was completed in 2020 and the second phase will be available for 2021/22.

There are 100 standard bedrooms in flats of between 8 to 10 students sharing a communal kitchen/dining and a lounge area which have already been occupied in 2020. Bathrooms consist of an enclosed shower, toilet and a sink are shared between two students. 170 additional standard bedrooms will be available in September 2021 bringing the total number of standard bedrooms at East Park to 270. There are also 504 en-suite rooms which have already been occupied in 2020. These are arranged in flats of 5 to 8 students sharing an open plan kitchen/diner with a lounge. A further 408 ensuite rooms will be available in September 2021, bringing the total number of ensuite rooms to 912.

This residence is managed by UPP.

  • Undergraduates
  • 40 week contracts en-suite and standard
  • Ten minute walk to centre of Streatham campus
  • Wifi 
  • Study rooms
  • Games room
  • Private/quiet study room
  • Multi-purpose spaces (bookable for societies and clubs)
  • Bike storage facilities
  • Accessible rooms available

East Park will open in two phases: Phase one opened in September 2020 and phase two is due for completion in September 2021. 

Please note when applying for East park you will be unable to specify between the phase 1 and phase 2 rooms.

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

Due to the current national lockdown we are unable to create a virtual tour for this new residence at present. We will add it as soon as it is possible. 

Any questions?

If you have any questions in relation to our new student accommodation plans please email residencefeedback@exeter.ac.uk and a member of the team will get back to you.