London South Bank University

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Student Accommodation

  • Nearly all students who request accommodation, meet the selection criteria, and complete the relevant paperwork by the required deadline are offered places.
  • Priority is given to international students, first-year undergraduate and postgraduate students, students with special needs and those who live furthest away from the university.
  • University-owned accommodation is within a ten-minute walk of the campus.

Student Life

  • Few city centre campuses in London are as compact as LBSU's campus in the Elephant and Castle.

Culture and Nightlife

  • LSBU is minutes from the entertainment buzz of central London's bars, restaurants and clubs, plus many of the city's world-renowned galleries, theatres, museums and attractions.


  • LBSU sits on the border of the city's Zones 1 and 2 for public transport, with buses, undergrounds and train lines providing good connections across the city.
  • London is served by four airports – Heathrow, Gatwick, Luton and Stansted – with flights to destinations worldwide.