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James College accommodation

Located close to the Students’ Union and Sports Centre on Campus West, James College offers catered accommodation, built around landscaped quadrants and lakeside views.

James has a large dining hall nearby at the Roger Kirk Centre and is also home to the Students’ Union cocktail bar, The Lounge.

Campus West

Near the Sports Centre

£157 to £201 per week

Catering included in the rent price

Band 2 and 3 room types

Ensuite and shared bathroom

Band 2/3 shared. Band 3 ensuite


All rooms are catered

40-week lets

All rooms are 40-week lets

Room types and prices

Band Bathroom Catering Let length Per week Per year
2 Shared Catered 40 weeks £157 £6,280
2 (large) Shared Catered 40 weeks £186 £7,440
3 Shared Catered 40 weeks £186 £7,440
3 Ensuite Catered 44 weeks £201 £8,844

Band 2 shared bathroom catered

A large communal block, James N is conveniently located near the Roger Kirk Centre Cafe and reception.

You’ll share a number of bathroom facilities throughout the block and there’s a kitchen on each corridor.

We have 98 rooms available.

  • 17 students per kitchen
  • 16 showers and 21 toilets in the block

Band 3 shared bathroom, catered

Laid out in communal squares, these rooms are in houses by the lake, in between the Exhibition Centre and York Sports Centre.

Kitchen and bathroom facilities are shared between each house and each room has its own personal washbasin.

We have 135 rooms available.

  • 15 students per house/kitchen
  • three showers and four toilets per house

Take a 360 tour of a Band 3 shared bathroom

Band 3 ensuite, catered

Grouped around grassy courtyards, these rooms are a stone's throw away from the York Sports Centre and Department of Psychology.

A mixture of house and flat style accommodation, these ensuite rooms have one shared kitchen per house/flat.

We have 359 rooms available.

  • 6-9 students per kitchen in flats
  • 16 per kitchen in houses

Take a 360 tour of a Band 3 ensuite


Common room

A shared social space for members of your college

What's near

The Lounge cafe/bar

2 minutes walk

Market square shops

5 minutes walk

York Sports Centre

3 minutes walk

Spring Lane Building

5 minutes walk

Vanbrugh Bar/Dining

5 minutes walk

YUSU Students' Union

2 minutes walk

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