Halls of residence

John Phillips

Professor John Guest Phillips came to Loughborough University as its fourth Vice-Chancellor in January 1986, following a most distinguished career as a zoologist.

Our newest postgraduate hall on campus is a great place to live and study. 

  • Bedrooms: 225
  • Catering: Self-catered
  • Student types: Postgraduate
  • Location: Student village

At John Phillips you will find:

  • 5-8 students share large kitchen
  • All rooms have ensuite bathrooms
  • One wheelchair accessible room 
  • Weekly kitchen and communal area cleaning, fortnightly bedroom cleaning
  • Beds are 4ft (double bedding recommended)
  • Pillows supplied from 2017/18
  • The University network and internet access are available by both wired and wireless networks
  • Central card operated laundrette (The Hub)
  • Shared common room - The Granby (facilities subject to change)
  • Bike shed
  • Rice cookers provided in kitchens
  • Dining Package available - 10 meals/week x 31 weeks

Hall info: Due to the eco design of this new-build accommodation, there are ongoing problems with regards to mobile phone connection within the building.  It may be advisable to make alternative contact arrangements in case of an emergency (phones are provided in kitchens for internal University calls). 

Hall address

John Phillips Hall
Loughborough University
LE11 3US

Accommodation packages available for 2017/18:


  • Single bedrooms with en-suite bathroom for 50 weeks @ £6,845.50*
  • Single bedrooms with en-suite bathroom (#Dining Package 10 meals/week x 31 weeks) for 50 weeks @ £8,136.03*

*plus pro rata fee for fresher week from Thursday 28 September 2017
#Dining package available on request

Hall subs:

For information regarding subscription charges for freshers, returners and affiliates please see the Loughborough Students Union John Phillips Hall page.

Arrival dates:

  • New Postgraduates: Thursday 28 September 2017

Let lengths:

50 weeks let: 28 September 201 – 15 September 2018

Rooms available throughout the Christmas and Easter Vacations

Rooms to be vacated by 10am on the end date of the contract:

  • Saturday 15 September 2018

Hall office

Your Hall Manager is responsible for dealing with any problems that you may have within your hall.

For general enquiries email:

Manager: Linda Moulton
Phone: +44 (0)1509 222254 or 223803

Warden information

The warden team are responsible for pastoral and discipline issues.

Hall Warden: Dr Paul Leaney
Phone: +44 (0)1509 214626

Miss Amina Hamoud
Miss Katie Spalding
Duty Mobile: 07810 595528

Hall committee

The Student Hall Committee are on hand to offer support to the hall community. The committees are elected annually and are run by students for students.

For more information visit the hall website. Please not this is not a Loughborough University website, but is produced and managed by the students on the committee. We accept no liability for the content on the hall website.

All halls have their own facebook page and all new students moving into this hall will be invited to join.