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Halls of
residence

Our halls of residence, The Gables, is a five-minute walk from the College and the town centre is nearby, making student living easy and convenient. Our accommodation has everything you’ll ever need to feel happy and settled whilst studying at Loughborough College. We have experience helping thousands of students who choose to move away from home and our Accommodation Team are on call 24 hours a day.

We are able to offer a total of 181 single bedrooms in purpose-built, modern halls. Layouts range from six-person units with a shared shower, toilet and kitchen to five/ six-bedroom units with en-suite bathrooms. We also have rooms adapted for disabled students and all study bedrooms have access to Wi-Fi. Shared kitchen amenities include cookers, microwaves, fridge/ freezers, kettles and storage space. All residents have full access to communal areas complete with TV, Xbox and outdoor spaces for picnics and BBQs. Halls are non-smoking, there is a designated area to smoke and vape outside.

Accommodation can be applied for if you are studying at Loughborough College and in addition to this are part of the following Sporting Academies:
NFL, Motorsport UK, Women’s Rugby, Leicester City Football Club Women, Handball and Elite Sport International Partnership.
Individual athletes such as triathletes will also be considered.

Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ for providing exceptional care, support, leadership and experiences to students staying in accommodation.

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Ofsted - Outstanding Provider
Why students choose our
accommodation
  • Our accommodation was rated Outstanding by Ofsted in November 2021
  • We are accredited by ANUK/Unipol
  • Five-minute walk from the college and Students' Union
  • Ten-minute walk from the town centre
  • Separate accommodation for our under 18 students

Tours of our accommodation are available at our open days. Book your place at an open day now.



Ofsted - Outstanding Provider
Our
staff

The Accommodation Service Team are able to give information, advice and guidance on any accommodation related enquiry. They are happy to provide details of availability in College allocated Halls of Residence, as well as give guidance regarding accommodation contracts, payment plans and specific accommodation requirements.

CONTACT THE ACCOMMODATION TEAM:

Phone: 01509 515435
Email: accommodation@loucoll.ac.uk
Fax: 01509 618109 (or 00 44 1509 618109 if faxing from overseas)

Our
Students

The thing I like most about living in the college halls is that it’s very welcoming and everyone looks after each other.

Living in halls provides all the facilities a student needs for getting used to living far away from home. I’ve made a lot of new friends, I have a great kitchen to cook in, a great room where I can study and everything I need.

Elite athlete
performance
centre

The Elite Athlete Performance Centre (EAPC) is a beautifully restored, listed building that provides a total of 17 en-suite rooms for elite sports students under the age of 18.

Refurbished to allow for student living, facilities include an expansive living space and shared kitchen.

Room sizes range from standard to large, with costs varying accordingly, and you will have access to the communal student areas based on the grounds.

Accommodation
Fees
BUILDING A BLOCK
(Shared Bathrooms)
B BLOCK
(Under 18's)
B BLOCK PREMIUM
(Under 18's)
C BLOCK
(Under 18's)
C BLOCK PREMIUM
(Under 18's)
ELITE ATHLETE
PERFORMANCE CENTRE
SINGLE
(Under 18's)
ELITE ATHLETE
PERFORMANCE CENTRE
DOUBLE
(Under 18's)
ROOM TYPE
EN-SUITE
SELF CATERING
INTERNET ACCESS
WEEKLY FEE £105.00 £123.00 £127.00 £123.00 £127.00 £130.00 £135.00
TOTAL ANNUAL FEE £4515.00 £5289.00 £5461.00 £5289.00 £5461.00 £5590.00 £5805.00

Please note: Contracted period is for 43 weeks for all halls of residence accommodation.
Premium rooms have newly refurbished bathrooms.

Students who are
under 18
Alternative option available

Luxurio Loughborough

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AMENITIES

  • 24 HOUR RECEPTION/SECURITY
  • AC/HEATING IN EVERY BEDROOM
  • 43" SAMSUNG TVS IN EVERY BEDROOM
  • PRIVATE DINING ROOM
  • STUDY ZONE
  • GAMES AREA (XBOX/PS5, TABLE TENNIS, FOOSEBALL & POOL TABLE)
  • MORSIA GYM & FITNESS STUDIO
  • COURTYARD
  • CINEMA ROOM
  • 250 MBps WIFI & 1GBps WIRED
  • WEEKLY EVENTS
  • FREE - PRINTING/KITCHEN CLEANS/BIKE RENTAL

Please click the following link to book: BOOK NOW

For any further sales questions or support please email - megan.sampson@futuregeneration.com. Or speak to our lovely site team direct on 01509 323644.

Students who are 18
and over

New to 2023 / 2024, we have a number of options available to our Over 18 students.

Luxurio Loughborough

Get £200 when you book with Luxurio! Use promo code LUX200COL

AMENITIES

  • 24 HOUR RECEPTION/SECURITY
  • AC/HEATING IN EVERY BEDROOM
  • 43" SAMSUNG TVS IN EVERY BEDROOM
  • PRIVATE DINING ROOM
  • STUDY ZONE
  • GAMES AREA (XBOX/PS5, TABLE TENNIS, FOOSEBALL & POOL TABLE)
  • MORSIA GYM & FITNESS STUDIO
  • COURTYARD
  • CINEMA ROOM
  • 250 MBps WIFI & 1GBps WIRED
  • WEEKLY EVENTS
  • FREE - PRINTING/KITCHEN CLEANS/BIKE RENTAL

Please click the following link to book: BOOK NOW

For any further sales questions or support please email - megan.sampson@futuregeneration.com. Or speak to our lovely site team direct on 01509 323644.

Student Beehive (For students who are 18 and over)

The Kingfisher residence, a stone's throw away from The Gables and 'The Block' located in the town centre and a 5-minute walk to the college.

Student Beehive boasts:

  • En-suite bathroom
  • Double beds
  • High Spec Kitchen
  • On site Gym
  • 24-hour warden
  • Bike Storage facilities
  • Fully Loaded common room with a pool table and 65” TV with free Netflix
  • Free Washing and Drying facilities
  • Newly installed high speed WiFi network
  • Hot tub and BBQ area
https://studentbeehive.co.uk/locations/student-accommodation-loughborough/kingfisher-halls
https://studentbeehive.co.uk/locations/student-accommodation-loughborough/student-block

If you choose to stay with Student Beehive, not only will you have access to a range of facilities and their supportive and friendly staff, you will also still have access to the main gables site common room, our 24/7 staff and outstanding 24/7 wellbeing support.

For more information about Student Beehive, please click on the link to their website for contact details https://studentbeehive.co.uk/accommodation-contact .

Payment
options

All residents are required to pay for the first term’s fees prior to arrival, or on collection of keys. If there is a reason why you are not able to do this, there are a number of payment options available, which the Accommodation Service Team can explain to you. A minimum payment of £500 and an agreed arrangement for the payment by instalments will still be required before keys can will be issued to you.

You can pay your fee by credit or debit card, cash or cheque. You will be asked to pay the second and third terms’ fees by Direct Debit payments. Please bring your ID with you so that the Direct Debit Mandate can be completed. Suitable ID includes a driving licence, utility bill (the address on this should be your current address) or passport.

You must also provide a bank statement in the name of the person who will be paying the fees, and that person must sign the Direct Debit Mandate either prior to your arrival or on the day you arrive.

Halls
deposit

When you receive your accommodation offer, you will be required to send £275.00 with your signed Accommodation Licence. The £275.00 comprises two elements, damage deposit (£250.00) and course fees for a Level 2 Basic Food Hygiene course (£25.00) which is a requirement of the Occupational Licence Agreement.

Damage deposits are nonrefundable to applicants who do not move in at the beginning of the contract period except for those that apply for special circumstance release.

At the end of the contracted period £250.00 damage deposit is refundable minus any outstanding account charges and damage repair charges.

If you have lived in college halls in the previous year you are required to top up the damage deposit to £250.00 on or prior to arrival.

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online

How to apply for accommodation for 2024/2025

To submit your interest in accommodation for September 2024 please email accommodation@loucoll.ac.uk.

What happens when you have submitted your on-line application?

  1. You will receive an email acknowledgement of your application
  2. The Accommodation Service Team will notify you with the outcome of your application at the beginning of June. Unfortunately, not all applications are successful due to the number of students who would like a space
  3. You will be sent an 'Accommodation Offer Pack' as soon as the provisional allocations have been approved and allocated. The offer packs will be sent out in June and will include:
    • Accommodation Allocation Notice 2024/2025
    • Accommodation Licence Agreements (Contract)
    • Emergency Contact and Guarantor Declaration Form
    • Halls of Residence Handbook 2024/2025
    • Medical Registration Guide 2024
    • New Patient Registration Form
    • NHS GMS1 Form
  4. When you receive your offer pack it will include instructions on how to accept the Accommodation Offer which will require you to return signed and completed documents and make the deposit payment to secure the accommodation

We look forward to welcoming you to The Gables!

Student
life

Loughborough is a thriving university town giving students access to a great range of restaurants, entertainment and shopping. Loughborough College students are members of Loughborough Students' Union, giving you full access to everything it has to offer.

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Student
support

All the staff are committed to making the halls as safe, comfortable and pleasant as possible for you. If you need any information, help or advice please contact the Accommodation Team. Call: 01509 515 435 or Email: accommodation@loucoll.ac.uk

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The Gables
The Gables
A Block 36 single rooms with washbasin & shared shower room in 6-bed flats
B Block 30 single en-suite rooms in 5 & 6-bed flats
C Block 34 single en-suite rooms in 5 & 6-bed flats
D Block 35 single en-suite rooms in 5 & 6-bed flats
E Block 35 single en-suite rooms in 5 & 6-bed flats
EAPC 6 large single en-suite rooms & 11 single en-suite rooms
Site office
EAPC office
Parking
Fire Assembly Point
Disabled Parking
UNDER 18s

Our halls of residence also accommodate students aged under 18. All students living in our accommodation have access to a range of social activities and support from our wardens 24 hours a day, seven days a week, ensuring that your time at Loughborough College is a safe and enjoyable experience.

Our accommodation for under-18 students has been inspected by Ofsted for compliance to the National Minimum Standard for Accommodation of Students Under Eighteen by Further Education Colleges, under Section 87A of the Children Act 1989 as amended by the Care Standards Act 2000.

Soon after your arrival, an initial assessment will be completed to establish the support that can be offered to assist your independent living skills development. The college staff will work with you and track your positive improvements.

Regular progress reviews will be made during the academic year, but should you need assistance with your independent living skills at any time, don’t hesitate to contact the Accommodation Team, who will be happy to support you.



Ofsted - Outstanding Provider
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