1. Accommodation
  2. Undergraduate accommodation
  3. Guarantee scheme

Guarantee scheme

Accommodation guarantee scheme for first year undergraduate students for 2019 entry.


First year undergraduate students meeting all three conditions below are guaranteed a place in City accommodation for the 2020/21 academic year.

  • You must firmly accept via UCAS an unconditional or conditional offer on a full time course from City, University of London before 30 June 2020.
  • Completed applications for City accommodation must be received by the Student Centre by 30 June 2020.
  • You must be aged 18 years or above at the time your accommodation contract commences. Or if you are under 18 you must turn 18 by the 31st December 2020.

*There is limited accommodation available for under 18's. For any under 18 student applying outside of the guaranteed scheme, applications will be dealt with on a case-by-case basis. If this restriction is going to apply to you then please contact the Accommodation Team for further advice at the time of submitting your application for accommodation to the City.

Apply for Halls

First year undergraduates will be able to apply for accommodation once they have firmly accepted an offer (unconditional or conditional) on a full time course at City, University of London. Please note that students' first choice of Halls is noted but not guaranteed as it is subject to availability. Please see the Apply for Halls page for further information.