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Ravensbourne University London work with a number of private accommodation providers to offer students a home whilst studying with us. 

Scape Student Living

We have partnered with Scape Living on the Greenwich Peninsular to provide modern student accommodation a short walk away from Ravensbourne. 

We have 100 medium studios at Scape Living at the discounted price of £212.39 per week on a 51 week contract for 2019/20.

The registration process for the discounted rooms will open on Monday 4th February. If you would like to be considered for one of these rooms, you will need to complete the online registration form via our website.

You will be added to our waiting list for a discounted room at Scape for 2019/20. 

Please note that this does not guarantee you a place, just that you wish to be considered. 

The allocation process will begin in May 2019. If you are not successful, you will still be able to book directly with Scape. Direct Let rooms start at £265 per week.

Please contact Scape directly to arrange a viewing in the meantime. 


Macmillan, London - Campus Living Villages (under 18’s accepted)

Located 20 minutes from Ravensbourne and just minutes away from Greenwich Village, with excellent transport links to the rest of London via bus, train and DLR.

Macmillan, London offers bedsit style accommodation at a discounted rate for Ravensbourne students. Prices for 2019/20 are as follows:

Bronze Studio £219 per week

Silver Studio  £229 per week

Gold Studio £239 per week

Contract Length: 40 weeks for UG Degree and 43 weeks for FE Foundation courses (due to start date of courses).

To arrange a viewing or to book, please call 0161 850 6664 or email quoting Ravensbourne in the subject line and give discount code RAVE2019.




St John Cass Hall (1st Year UG only)

Cass is a newly refurbished purpose-built building with 132 bedrooms arranged over three floors. All of the single-study bedrooms have their own mini-fridges, washbasins and wireless broadband internet. Cass is approximately 30-40 minutes from Ravensbourne by public transport.

For 2019/20, Cass are holding 20 rooms for Ravensbourne students. The price will be £149 per week on a 39-week contract. Booking opens in April 2019 via their website. Please contact them directly for further information and to arrange a tour in the meantime.




Farndale Court

Set in Charlton with good public transport links to Ravensbourne, Farndale Court offers student cluster flats and is a popular choice amongst our students. Each flat is comprised of 6 bedrooms with ensuite shower rooms and shared kitchen and living areas.  


Prices start at £650 per month for 2019/20

Please visit the Farndale Court website for more information on tours, cost, availability and how to book.



Unite at Stratford One

Unite student accommodation at Stratford One is positioned within the Olympic Park, next door to Westfield Shopping Centre. Please visit the Unite website for further information on prices and availability or contact:

Orieta Ruda, Service & Sales Supervisor: E:

T: +44 (0) 207 928 4244



International students & under 18’s:

Host Families

It is also worth considering staying with a host family whilst studying at Ravensbourne.  Check out:


An online student-led accommodation platform integrating an array of student services such as travel and booking flights.

London Homestay

A provider of homestay accommodation who aim to offer safe, comfortable homestay accommodation to international students at a reasonable price. You can apply through an online application including your preferences for location and meal plans. We would also recommend this accommodation type for younger students anxious at being away from home for the first time.

Hosts International 

Placing students, especially International students, within a family setting.

International Student House

Providing accommodation to Overseas and International students. Also offering accommodation scholarships and onsite welfare support to assist students in settling into life in London.



Continuing UG or Postgraduate student?

Claredale House (2nd/3rd Year UG & PG students)

Claredale House offers an independent and private student environment that is ideal for 2nd, 3rd and Postgraduate students.

Claredale House offers single non-ensuite bedrooms in shared flats at an affordable price.

Located in Bethnal Green, Claredale House is 30 minutes away from Ravensbourne by Tube. Please contact them directly for further information about costs and availability for 2019/20.




Global Guardians

If you are looking for a more informal, creative way to rent, with more flexibility why not register with Global Guardians?
Global Guardians is an online resource which advertises properties all over the world for owners who are away and require someone responsible to 'house-sit' in their absence. Arrangements can be for a few days or up to a year. The rent charged is very low. For example, you could rent a 3 bedroomed house in Kidbrook for £350 per calendar month.

You will need to provide some details including supporting documentation and will receive alerts for suitable properties in your area via e-mail. Usually, selection takes place after viewing. For more information and to sign up, please visit their website.

Please be advised that GG only accept registration from PG or mature students.


Private Rented Accommodation

Ravensbourne have enlisted the services of the University of London Housing Services (ULHS) who run a private housing service for students in London. The ULHS can offer advice on how to find accommodation, which areas to consider, what the options are, pricing and more. They produce a Private Housing Guide which includes a vast amount of information on how to search and secure accommodation in London and is also accessible online. They have an online database of accommodation offers from registered landlords and letting agents which operates throughout the year. These offers include flats and houses for groups as well as rooms in shared flats and houses. They have a contract checking service which allows you to have your contracts for private accommodation checked before you sign and also offer legal advice should you get into any difficulty in private accommodation.

If you have any questions about finding private accommodation in London then please contact ULHS: E: T: +44 (0)20 7862 8880 


Conker, a new student letting service from the Unite Student Group plc, believe that getting your student home sorted should be quick and easy, so you can get back to enjoying university life:

The service is specifically for postgraduate students and returning undergraduate students (year 2 and 3). 

Key benefits include:

  • No upfront fees
  • Zero deposit
  • Verified homes
  • 24/7 support


Contact: Tom Milliard
07747 616295
T: 0330 058 3060


Housing support & advice

Ravensbourne aims to offer a comprehensive accommodation service for students. We are currently developing partnerships to support this. If you are interested in finding out more about Ravensbourne’s accommodation options, please contact our Financial Support and Accommodation Adviser, Anita Bailey via email: .  

Click on the following links for further advice provided by Citizen's Advice Bureau, on living in University Housing and/or living in Rented Accommodation

Social Housing charity Viridian offer student accommodation at more affordable rates in central locations around London. For more information about their current student accommodation, please visit  As with all the private providers featured in our Accommodation section, we advise you to contact Viridian directly for details of bookings and/or availability.

Please contact Student Services if you have any further enquiries regarding accommodation options.

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