Applying for Accommodation

Now that you’ve been accepted to the University of Cumbria, you’ll want to ensure you have somewhere to stay. Find out how to apply for accommodation on our campuses.

How to Apply

The application process is simple and stress free! Below you will find our downloadable application form. Please note: only applicants who have gone firm on their offer and have University of Cumbria as their first choice can apply for accommodation.

Please print, complete and return the form to the relevant campus address noted on the application form. An email will then be sent confirming receipt of your application form.

Ambleside

Carlisle (UK/EU students)

Carlisle (International students)

Lancaster (Undergraduate)

Lancaster (Postgraduate)

Lancaster (single semester)

For courses commencing in September a contract will be sent out at the beginning of May. 

Once you have been allocated a room we will send you confirmation that you’ve been successful. All rooms are allocated on a first come first served basis once applications are received.

You will need to sign the contract and return to us within 7 days, along with your prepayment and guarantor information and identification to confirm your acceptance of this offer. Should you fail to do this within the timescale then your room could be reallocated.