Undergraduate accommodation fees

Undergraduate accommodation fees

Residential contract dates for academic session 2016-17 are Friday 9th September 2016 until Friday 9th June 2017.  Additional nights/periods outwith this period are available on request.  For further details on costs please contact accom@glasgow.ac.uk

The residence fees are inclusive of the following:

  • heating and lighting,
  • 24/7 Internet access incorporating Wi-Fi in all bedrooms,
  • access to Sports and Recreation Service facilities,
  • telephones in all rooms,
  • group insurance cover for possessions,
ResidenceRoom typeTotal Fee for Period 09/09/16 - 09/06/17Weekly Rates (a)Notes
(All Fees are payable in UK Sterling only)
Wolfson Hall +
Standard Single

En suite Single





Evening Meal and Full Breakfast x 5 days per week. Brunch and evening meal on Saturday and Sunday. NB: There is no meal provision over Christmas and New Year public holidays. No catering is provided for residents of 1, 2 & 3 bed family flat accommodation.
Student Apartments Shared


Large Single




All Self-Catering

Gate ^

En suite Single



All Self-Catering
Cairncross House + ^ Shared


Large Single




All Self-Catering
Murano Student Village: + ^

Standard Single

£4,400.76 £112.84 Self-Catering
Queen Margaret Residence ^

En suite Single

£5,353.53 £137.27 Self-Catering
Winton Drive^ Single £4,400.76 £112.84 Self-Catering

+Residence includes provision of computer cluster facility accessible by all residents
^Denotes GSV (Glasgow Student Village) residence

(a) Weekly rates are for guidance only

Rental Payments

  • All Accommodation fees must be paid through your MyCampus account. See MyCampus Registration
  • For information on payment of fees go to: http://www.gla.ac.uk/scholarships/fees/selffunding/#d.en.27796
  • To confirm your booking an advance payment of £450 must be paid at the time of accepting residences offer.
  • Accommodation charges will be updated to your MyCampus account no later than 4 weeks after you check in.  Accommodation Services is not responsible for the collection of your fees only the generation of the charge.
  • If you wish to pay accommodation fees by Direct Debit, select the Direct Debit option on your MyCampus account, when completing your financial registration.  
  • Direct Debit schedules showing actual payment dates and amounts will be issued after you have completed financial registration on MyCampus. Typical monthly instalments can be viewed here.
  • Residents are required to accept the contract undertaking to occupy their place for the full contract period as stated on the contract.
  • Charges above are inclusive of group insurance cover for possessions and membership of GU Sports and Recreation Service.
  • Charges above are inclusive of utility charges unless indicated "plus bills".
  • 24/7 Internet access incorporating Wi-Fi in all bedrooms and communal areas is included and is controlled by the service provider to prevent inappropriate use.  Users must agree to comply with University of Glasgow IT Regulations and Code of Conduct.
  • In some cases first year residents will be required to share a room.
  • Options for extending residence contracts from 9th June 2017 for periods up to September 2017 will be offered to residents in certain self-catered accommodation around mid-February 2017.

Financial Aid

In addition, limited financial support packages are available for registered students who are resident in GSV (Glasgow Student Village) residences who may find themselves in financial hardship. For application forms and further details, please contact Financial Aid Section, Level 2, The Fraser Building or email reg.finaid@admin.gla.ac.uk.

Alternatively, if you are having financial difficulty which is impacting on your ability to maintain our rent payments, please seek advice from the University's Financial aid section.

Rates and range of residence options available are correct at time of going to press, subject to revision without notice