Rutherford College – part-catered accommodation

A traditional college hall based in central campus, Rutherford College is ideal for people that would like some meals included within the price of their accommodation. Rutherford College is part-catered accommodation with Bed and Flex. From September 2019 this means the cost of your accommodation includes a food allowance of £10.00 per day that can be used in a choice of ten different catering venues around campus, seven days per week, during term time only.


Rutherford College bedroom

Rutherford College dining room

Rutherford College exterior

Rutherford College exterior

Rutherford College exterior

Rutherford College exterior

Types of rooms available

Typically seven students share a corridor where there are a mixture of standard and large rooms. Between seven students there are two showers, a toilet and a small kitchenette which includes a fridge, kettle and microwave. Each bedroom has its own sink.

We have adapted rooms for students with disabilities available in this accommodation. Please refer to our FAQs for further information.

Accommodation costs include gas, electricity and water charges, as well as internet access and personal contents.

Applying for student accommodation

Accommodation agreement runs for 37 weeks, from September to June, and includes part of the winter vacation and all of the spring vacation. Students will be required to vacate their rooms for about two weeks during the University winter closure period. Although students cannot reside in their rooms during this time, they can leave their belongings in their rooms.

Students can apply for rooms via our online accommodation application form, before applying do read your accommodation application page that tell you everything that you need to know.

Accommodation, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent

Enquiries: +44 (0)1227 766660 or Contact us

Last Updated: 18/03/2019