Study abroad and Exchange students

Live in University accommodation and enjoy the largest student community experience in Sheffield - Guaranteed to live with other University of Sheffield students.


Students taking part in our Study Abroad and Exchange programmes can take advantage of University accommodation at both our Ranmoor/Endcliffe and City locations.  

We put on a whole host of free activities including International food events and movie nights to give you the chance to meet new friends and relax after a hard day's study.

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Important dates

  Accommodation Start Date Accommodation End Date Orientation Course Start Date Rent
December Leavers* 17 September 2023 17 December 2023 18 September 2023 25 September 2023

En-suite £1,982.89

En-suite + £2,184.91

Deluxe + £2,351.44

Semester 1 17 September 2023 3 February 2024 18 September 2023 25 September 2023

En-suite £3,028.81

En-suite + £3,337.39

Deluxe + £3,591.76

Semester 2 3 February 2024 7 July 2024   5 February 2024

En-suite £3,377.45

En-suite + £3,721.55

Deluxe + £4,005.20

*December leavers are those students who are nominated for a December finish by their home University only

Prices correct as of 24 April 2023 - The final value to be charged will be provided during the booking process along with the payment schedule.

Allen Court


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What is included in the rent?

  • Utility Bills
  • Internet Connection
  • Customer Service Reception and 24-hour security
  • Residence Life - To help you with settling into accommodation, events and activities within your community.

Wondering what to expect?

You will be in a private en-suite bedroom with a small double bed, wardrobe, desk, chair and its own shower room including shower, washbasin and water closet. You will share a kitchen/living/dining room with the other students in your flat. The communal kitchen is well equipped with an electric oven, microwave, fridge-freezer, kettle, toaster, dining table and chairs.

Living room areas are furnished with comfortable seating and a coffee table. Also available are a vacuum, cleaner, iron, ironing board, mop bucket, dustpan and brush. We do not provide cutlery, crockery or cooking utensils (such as pots, pans, plates or glasses), or bedding items. 

International Orientation

We offer separate packages of accommodation for those taking part in International Orientation.

Full information on the International Orientation events, including the accommodation arrangements can be found on the Orientation web pages when this information is available.

Need to arrive earlier or want to stay in Sheffield longer?

Why not stay in one of our two on-site hotels?

Halifax Hall

You can enjoy the luxury of a hotel stay at Halifax Hall, situated in a Victorian manor house close to the Ranmoor/Endcliffe accommodation.


Stay anywhere between a night and six months in our modern hybrid hotel, which offers large communal kitchens, open plan social space and two soundproofed rooms for working or studying.

Study Abroad and Exchange students who require accommodation for one semester only are not guaranteed accommodation. A limited number of study bedrooms are available for students who require accommodation for one semester stays; we would encourage all students to apply for accommodation as early as possible and no later than:

  • 28 July 2023 to be considered for a study bedroom in Semester 1
  • 14 January 2024 to be considered for a study bedroom in Semester 2