Summer accommodation

Planning on staying in York over the summer or need accommodation for your internship?


  • Halifax College. Rooms are £125.02 per week.
  • The rooms are self-catered with shared kitchen and bathroom facilities.
  • You will need to bring your own cooking utensils, crockery, bedding and towels.
  • You can purchase bedding and towels from our online store.


  • Tuesday 4 July to mid September 2017.
  • If you have a booking with us for the academic year 2017/18 and are a current resident you can apply for a room starting on Sunday 2 July, subject to availability.
  • The minimum booking period is one week.
  • Rooms will be allocated on first-come-first-served basis.

Moving in

  • Your room key will be available for you to collect at Halifax College reception from 3.00pm on the start date of the room booking. Halifax reception is open 24 hours a day.

Moving out

  • You will need to move out of the room by 9.00am on the morning your booking ends.
  • Please make sure any rubbish and recycling are disposed of in the appropriate bins. If you have any books, DVDs and clothes that you no longer want you can donate them to the British Heart Foundation by popping them in the big red donation point in Halifax College. 
  • You can hand your key back in to Halifax College reception. 

How to apply

Complete our google form at least three working days in advance of the date you would like your booking to start. 

Your booking will be subject to the Summer Vacation Accommodation Terms and Conditions 2017 (PDF  , 32kb) as well as the usual Terms and Conditions of Residence.

Please make sure you read these documents before you accept your room offer.

                                        Apply now

Need to change or cancel your booking?

Changing your booking before you move in

  • If you want to change the start or end date of your booking before you move in please let us know at least one week before your bookings start date.

Changing your booking once you're here

  • If you would like to extend your booking please give us three working days notice. 
  • You will need to find a replacement tenant if you would like to leave earlier than the agreed booking end date.


  • You can cancel your booking up to one week before your move in date with no charge.
  • If you cancel during the week before your move in date you will be charged one weeks rent at £125.02. 
  • If you do not ask us to cancel the booking and you do not move in to the room, you will liable to pay for the full period of your booking.