University accommodation

The Canterbury campus houses over 5,000 students and The University offers accommodation to all eligible, new, full-time students. All bedrooms are single occupancy and many are en-suite. All University accommodation includes free wi-fi and wired internet access, utility costs and basic contents insurance.


Rooms are in flats, houses or a college and are offered on a self-catered, part-catered or catered basis. All of the bedrooms are for single occupancy and many have en-suite facilities. Accommodation costs include internet access, utility charges and personal room contents insurance.

Lower cost options

There are 797 rooms which are available in 5 bed self-catered houses and 399 part-catered rooms in College halls- all of which are below the average cost of a basic room (according to the NUS accommodation survey 2012/13). Students at Kent have the choice of 39, 37 or 31 week contracts.


Eligible postgraduate students are offered self-catered accommodation at Woolf College offering en suite bedrooms for single occupancy in flats or studios.


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Eliot College

Study bedroom

Darwin college

Woolf college

Keynes college


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Last Updated: 21/07/2015