Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 222222
Loughborough University

Campus Living


Village Court
The Pre-Sessional Courses are for international students who will be attending academic courses at Loughborough University

Students have the option of living in a University Hall of Residence or living in accommodation from the private rented sector during their pre-sessional course. For details on our pre-sessional courses, please visit our English Language Support Service

Limited Hall accommodation is available for students attending courses A and B, please contact the Student Accommodation Centre for availability and further details.

Accommodation for the duration of Pre-sessional Courses C, D and E is available on campus in Telford Hall or David Collett Hall.


Booking your Accommodation

Accommodation is not included in the course tuition fee.  In order to book on-campus accommodation, you will need to complete our Pre-sessional Accommodation Booking Form 

Course C - £1,796 (Arrival Tuesday 11 July)
Course D - £1112 (Arrival Tuesday 08 August)
Course E - £318 (Arrival Monday 11 September)

Upon completion of the booking form, you will receive a confirmation email with further details on how to make your payment for accommodation. 


PAY ONLINE using our online store from Monday 20 March 2017 (payment should be made prior to arrival)

Your accommodation must be booked prior to one week of the start of your course.  (If you miss this date please telephone us on +44 (0) 1509 274488 to check availability)

Accommodation information

All pre-sessional students will be accommodated in either Telford Hall (course C) or David Collett Hall (courses D & E). The accommodation will be booked from the course start date to Saturday 23 September 2017.  Rooms MUST be vacated by 10:00 am on this date unless contracted to permanent Halls accommodation.

Students who contract to University Halls accommodation for 2017-18 academic year, can remain in Telford or David Collett Hall from Saturday 23 September  2017 until they move into their respective hall (this is usually one day prior to their respective hall arrival day).

Bed linen and cleaning service will be provided in your room.  This will be a room with a wash hand basin, sharing bathroom facilities with other students on your floor (blocks will be mixed, but where possible each floor will accommodate students of the same gender).   Internet access will be available – you will be required to register using your University login.

Please note: Loughborough University accommodation is all NON SMOKING.

Whilst residing in Telford or David Collett Hall, a pre-sessional student is required to abide by the Pre-sessional Accommodation Terms and Conditions.  (Students will be responsible for the cost of making good any damage or replacing lost keys.)

Food provision will be in Faraday/Royce Dining rooms - breakfast, lunch and evening meal, Monday to Friday only.  Limited self-catering facilities are provided for weekends (plus University closure days - Monday 28 and Tuesday 29 August).

For further information please watch our pre-sessional arrival film.  Also our Stay Safe at University video.


Key collection for Telford Hall will be from Whitworth reception - Campus map search: Whitworth Reception Travelling to Loughborough.

Telephone + 44 (0)1509 223914 (Whitworth Reception)

E-mail: whitworthreception@lboro.ac.uk

Key collection for David Collett Hall will be from David Collett reception - Campus map search: David Collett Travelling to Loughborough.

Telephone + 44 (0)1509 223823 (David Collett Reception)

E-mail: davidcollettreception@lboro.ac.uk


Any pre-sessional student needing to arrive prior to their Course start date will need to book an early arrival room as follows:

Early Arrivals Course C (11 July – 22 September 17)

Arrival up to and including night of Thursday 6 July

Accommodation up to 6 July must be booked in University Lodge Please book directly with the Student Accommodation Centre using the University Lodge enquiry form

(Tel +44 (0) 1509 274488 or E-mail unilodge@lboro.ac.uk

Discounted Half Board rate.  £43 per night or £168 per week

Any student booking into University Lodge will be required to stay until the night of Monday 10 July; then move over to their pre-sessional room in Telford Hall on Tuesday 11 July

Arrival between and including nights of Friday 7 July – Monday 10 July

From 7 July all early arrivals will be booked directly into Telford Hall

Accommodation between 7 - 10 July must be booked in Telford Hall directly via Whitworth Reception (open 24 hours from 3 July).  Bookings can be made using the online Pre-sessional Early Arrival Booking Form

Contact: Tel +44 (0) 1509 223914 or E-mail whitworthreception@lboro.ac.uk

Food will be included, taken in Village Restaurant:

Monday & Friday - Breakfast & Evening Meal
Saturday & Sunday one meal only (between 10:00 am to 13:00 pm)

Rate: £31 per night Monday & Friday (arrival after 6:15 pm - £26 one meal only)
£26 per night Saturday & Sunday

Pre-sessional students will be allocated directly into their Pre-Sessional room in Telford Hall

Early Arrivals Course D (8 August - 22 September 2017) & Course E (11 - 22 September 2017)

Accommodation required between 4 to 7 August (course D) or between 8 to 10 September (course E) must be booked directly in David Collett Hall via Whitworth Reception (open 24 hours).  Bookings can be made using the online Pre-sessional Early Arrival Booking Form

Contact: +44 (0) 1509 223914 or E-mail whitworthreception@lboro.ac.uk

Food will be included, taken in Faraday/Royce Dining Room:

Friday & Monday - Breakfast, Lunch & Evening Meal will be included, (no food provided Saturday and Sunday)

Rate: Friday & Monday £31 per night half board (arrival after 6:15pm - £26 bed & breakfast).  Saturday and Sunday arrival, £21 per night (no food provision)

Pre-sessional students will be allocated directly into their Pre-Sessional room in David Collett Hall

Payment of early arrival accommodation

Payment can be taken directly upon arrival at Whitworth Reception either by credit/debit card or cash

We do not provide invoices; we do produce an Accommodation Booking Form along with your receipt of payment, which can be collected at the Whitworth Reception

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Opening hours

Mon-Thurs: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Friday: 9.30am - 4.30pm