Cairncross House

Cairncross House offers self-catered, undergraduate accommodation, exclusively for Study Abroad/Exchange students.  This residence offers accommodation over 4 floors, comprising a mix of single, twin and large single study bedrooms which all have individual Internet connectivity incorporating Wi-Fi.

Key points

  • 72 single spaces (£134.47 per week in session 2022-2023)
  • 38 large single spaces (£144.83 per week in session 2022-2023)
  • 102 shared occupancy twin spaces (£104.44 per week in session 2022-2023)
  • Exclusively for Study Abroad/Exchange students in session 2022/2023
  • Fees include: bed linen; utilities; Internet access incorporating Wi-Fi; personal possessions' insurance; UofG Sport off-peak membership
  • All rooms are furnished with: bed; desk; desk lamp; chair; wardrobe; storage shelves; book shelf; noticeboard
  • Well-equipped kitchens with: cookers; fridge-freezers; microwaves; kettles; dining table and chairs; individual shelf space
  • Students will need to provide their own crockery, cutlery, cooking utensils and towels
  • Common room, study room and computer cluster
  • On-site laundry facilities
  • 15 minute walk from University
  • Close to City Centre and West End

(Rates and range of accommodation options available are correct at time of going to press and are subject to change without notice)

This residence is managed in partnership with Sanctuary Students. 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 fees.


20 Kelvinhaugh Place
G3 8NH
Tel: +44 (0)141 221 9334

Welcome to Cairncross House

Traditional style Hall of Residence with a contemporary common room, study room and computer cluster located in the vibrant Finnieston area.

Cairncross House