Thurso Street (Unite)

Undergraduates and Postgraduates

Self-catered, en suite accommodation; Self-contained flats comprising 3/5 single en-suite study bedrooms and a common living/kitchen area.

Thurso Street is not exclusively for University of Glasgow students. There may be students from other academic institutions living in the residence. All flats allocated by the University will have only UofG students as residents.



Key points

  • Classic en-suite bedroom (£182.00 per week in session 2022/2023)
  • Premium 1 en-suite bedroom (£184.94 per week in session 2022/2023)
  • Premium 2 en-suite bedroom (186.97 per week in session 2022/2023)
  • Fees include: utilities; Wi-Fi internet access; personal possessions' insurance; off-peak membership of UofGSport;
  • Self-contained cluster flats for three to five persons housed within blocks leased by the University of Glasgow for University of Glasgow students;
  • All rooms are furnished with: 3/4-sized bed with underbed storage (small double), desk area complete with bookshelves, chair and wardrobe;
  • Bedding and bed linen included (consisting of a 10.5 tog duvet, 2 pillows, fitted bedsheet, 2 pillowcases and a duvet cover);
  • Students will need to supply their own towels;
  • Kitchen pack included (consisting of cereal bowl, dinner plate, side plate, mug, clear glass tumbler, knife, fork, dessert spoon and teaspoon);
  • Small kitchen equipment includes tin opener, corkscrew, slotted flat turner, slotted spoon, vegetable peeler, wooden spoon, kitchen scissors, non-stick lidded saucepan set, non-stick frying pan, chopping board, kitchen knife and utility knife;
  • Well-equipped kitchen with: cooker, hob, fridge-freezer, microwave, kettle and toaster;
  • Iron, ironing board, vacuum, mop and bucket available in every flat;
  • On-site laundry facilities;
  • Common area with table tennis table, pool table and decking facing the River Kelvin;
  • Study space and cinema room;
  • Bike store

This residence is managed by Unite. However, all processing of applications and allocations will be handled by the University of Glasgow thereby retaining its role as landlord to student residents.  The University of Glasgow continues to be responsible for student welfare and the collection of rent.

Postal address:

Thurso Street
1-3 Thurso Street
G11 6PE

Tel:+44 (0) 300 303 1611