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Student Accommodation

  • The university guarantees accommodation to new undergraduate students who apply and confirm the University of Lincoln as their first choice by the relevant deadlines.
  • The Student Village is a stunning waterfront accommodation complex, close to the university’s academic, support and social facilities, and minutes from the city centre.
  • Off campus, the university accommodation agency manage a number of shared houses and apartments throughout the city, most within 20 minutes’ walk of the Brayford Pool campus.

Accommodation Costs

Lincoln Campus

Number of university/college beds 5,134
Typical annual cost of university/college accommodation £4,991–£5,448
Typical annual cost of private accommodation £3,936–£4,560

Living Here

  • City Population: 94,000
  • Student Population: 10,500
  • Recent regenerations of the Cultural Quarter and Brayford Waterfront have rendered Lincoln a modern and lively city with a good range of entertainment and cultural attractions. 
  • The city has a two thousand year history and a majestic cathedral to match. 

Getting Around

  • Lincoln Central railway station is in the city centre, a few minutes’ walk from the main Brayford Pool campus. London Kings Cross is less than 2 hours away.
  • Lincoln’s central location allows for access via road and rail to a number of airports including East Midlands and Doncaster Sheffield.
  • A shuttle bus operates in the city.

Culture and Nightlife

  • There are many pubs, cafés and restaurants in the city plus theatres, live music venues, museums and a large cinema just 5 minutes from the campus.
  • Tourist attractions include Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln Castle and Lincoln Medieval Bishops’ Palace.
  • Lincoln hosts a number of annual events including the Lincoln Christmas Market, the Lincoln 10k Road Race and the Lincoln Comedy Festival.