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Alcuin College accommodation

Located at one of the highest points on Campus West, near the library, Alcuin College is organised in blocks around grassy social squares.

The accommodation is all ensuite, with kitchens shared between flats and is conveniently located near the ‘Alcuin Bistro’ and ‘The Kitchen’ cafes.

Room types and prices 2024/25

Room type Bathroom Catering Let length Per week Per year
Band 3 Ensuite Self-catered 40 weeks £183 £7,320

Band 3 ensuite, self-catered

All rooms are ensuite and self-catered. You’ll live in a block that’s split into flats, all of which have a shared kitchen.

Nearby you’ll have access to the Alcuin Junior Common room, which includes social space and a projector.

Take a 360 tour of Alcuin band 3 ensuite accommodation

Example room layout. Actual layout and furnishings may vary. 


Common room

A shared social space for members of your college

What's near

Alcuin Bistro cafe

2 minutes walk

The Library

4 minutes walk

Market Square shops

6 minutes walk

Spring Lane Building

7 minutes walk

The Kitchen cafe

5 minutes walk

York Sports Centre

10 minutes walk

Student voices

Find out what it’s really like living on campus as University of York Psychology student, Francesca takes you on a tour of her ensuite self-catered accommodation in Alcuin College.

Find out more about what it's like to be part of Alcuin College.

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