Ancaster Hall

from £218 per week
For 39 weeks, yearly cost: £8,533.17

Situated near the David Ross Sports Village, Ancaster Hall comprises of 282 student rooms. The Students' Union, Hallward Library and Echo and Vesper bars are among some of the social facilities near by.


Undergraduate students only


39 weeks a year


University of Nottingham






En-suite and shared bathrooms

Ancaster Hall provides


Accessible Rooms


Bedroom cleaned


Bike sheds/storage


Campus Hopper buses


Communal areas cleaned


Communal space


Laundry facilities


On-site maintenance




Active Living package


Student bars


Students' Union


Study space


24/7 staff on site

Ancaster Hall - a white building with large windows and grass and hedges in front.
Browse room types Ancaster Hall Accessibility Guide

Contact Details


Ancaster Hall, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RE

Have a look at the life of University Park

Join first year student Jake on a tour of Ancaster Hall and its surrounding facilities. This well-located hall is a convenient 2-minute walk from the Sports Centre, a 10-minute walk from the main Students' Union building, and close to tram and bus stops.


2023 Book with confidence

Accommodation guaranteed for first year. For added peace of mind, free cancellation, no penalties if you do not obtain your grades, defer* your place or are unable to obtain a visa. See full terms and conditions.

Accommodation options

Single Study Plus


Shared bathroom with 5 person(s)


3/4 bed

from £218.00 per week
For 39 weeks, yearly cost: £8,533.17

Shared Bathroom Plus


Shared bathroom with 2 person(s)


3/4 bed

from £241.00 per week
For 39 weeks, yearly cost: £9,433.45



En-suite bathroom


Single bed

from £253.00 per week
For 39 weeks, yearly cost: £9,903.17 

En-suite Plus


En-suite bathroom


3/4 bed

from £261.00 per week
For 39 weeks, yearly cost: £10,216.30 

En-suite Studio


Private kitchen


En-suite bathroom


3/4 bed

from £262.00 per week
For 39 weeks, yearly cost: £10,255.45 
Further detail

Includes food heating facilities 

One Bedroom Flat


Private kitchen


En-suite bathroom


Double bed

from £272.00 per week
For 39 weeks, yearly cost: £10,646.89 
Further detail

Living room with area providing food heating facilities

Catering charge

Catered Hall

Halls with 39-week contracts get 35 weeks of catering, which includes 17 meals per week, of which £25 per week is allocated to daily bites.

Location of Ancaster Hall

Close to bus stops for the free on-campus University Hopper bus to Jubilee Campus, close to bus stops and tram stops for access to the city centre


0 miles from University Park


20 mins from the city cycling


15 mins from the city on the bus


15 mins from the city on the tram

See frequently asked questions

What does the catered meal package include?

  • light breakfast options with additional full cooked breakfast options, see meal times 
  • weekly allowance of £25 loaded to your University card to spend on your lunch time meal; this can be used at multiple cafes, restaurants and shops across University Park and Jubilee Campuses (this allowance will be cleared each Sunday if not used)
  • evening meals daily served in your hall (or Atrium at Jubilee Campus), see meal times.
  • alternate packed meals if you need them

Are there any kitchen areas to make snacks?

If you feel hungry outside of meal times, you will find pantries in each hall with a sink, kettle, toaster and microwave.

Can you cater for specific dietary requirements?

If you have specific dietary requirements contact our catering team, by emailing, before you accept your accommodation offer to confirm that we are able to meet your needs.

Is bedding provided?

Most students bring their own bedding, but bedding packs for you to keep are available from our online store.

What security is provided in halls on campus?

With 24-hour security, secure campuses and card-only access to your hall, we make sure your environment is always safe and secure.

What cleaning is included in catered halls?

Bedrooms are cleaned once a month, shared bathrooms are cleaned once a fortnight, communal areas (bathrooms, pantries/corridors/stairwells and public areas) cleaned daily Monday to Friday.

When will I be able to move in?

You will book your arrival date and time during your accommodation induction, this is normally completed before your arrival. You will be emailed when you need to complete this induction.

Arrivals for 2023/24 will be Friday 22 & Saturday 23 September 2023

Will there be any works close to or in my hall?

There may be some halls maintenance required in halls, any disruption will be kept to a minimum.

What is included in Active Living?

Visit our Active Living pages for full details on what is included in your package.

Important Information

Contract details

To finalise your offer, you will be required to read and accept a licence/tenancy agreement and terms and conditions from your accommodation provider University of Nottingham.

We highly recommend that you read this along with a parent, guardian, carer or school representative, as this is a legally binding document.

You will be accepting liability for the full tenancy length of 39 weeks a year including vacation periods.  Once you have moved in you are liable to pay for the duration of your licence period.

Payment information

Your first payment is due prior to arrival and should be paid via the NottinghamHub (University of Nottingham Student Hub). Undergraduate students who are reliant on a Student Finance England maintenance loan to pay their accommodation fees will be able to make a minimum payment of £250 payment prior to arrival. The £250 minimum payment will then be deducted from your first period instalment with the balance due on 9 October 2023.

Student maintenance loans and grants are paid to you directly by the Student Loans Company into your bank account (as per the details you have provided them). The Student Loans Company will provide you with a Payment Timetable so that you know what amount you will receive into your bank account each term.

Further details on how to pay your accommodation fees for term one can be found on the finance website. Please also see their Paying Student Fees information. If you will require a payment plan because you wish to amend your instalments to three equal amounts or you are self-funding and wish to pay by monthly instalment, you will need to email Student Account Services on

Student route visa applications

Students who are reliant upon securing a Student route visa should not make any payment for their accommodation until the visa has been granted. If a visa has not been secured by the first payment date, please email Student Account Services on



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