Halls of residence


This hall is named after Sir George Cayley, a Yorkshire baronet, who laid down the foundations of modern science aerodynamics.

Located in the village, Cayley is at the heart of campus and close to lecture theatres, sporting facilities the University Library and the Students' Union. 

For 2019/20 2 x blocks (132 x standard rooms, 4 ft beds) will be added to the existing Cayley Hall.  For further information on our new hall development please see our announcement.

  • Bedrooms: 329
  • Catering: Catered
  • Student types: Undergraduate, Art and Design Foundation
  • Area: Village

At Cayley you will find:


  • 2 - 8 students share a kitchenette (number sharing facilities is higher in the larger blocks)
  • 3 storey blocks - 14-15 students share small kitchenette
  • New blocks - full kitchen facilities
  • Standard (wash hand basin) rooms: 2-8 students share bathroom facilities
  • Standard (4ft bed) - new blocks - 6-8 students share bathroom facilities
  • Shared en-suite: 2 students share adjacent bathroom


  • Quiet rooms available
  • Large common/games room - Freeview TV, table football, darts and more (facilities subject to change)
  • Card/mobile app operated launderette
  • The University network and internet access are available by both wired and wireless networks
  • Bike shed


  • Fortnightly bedroom cleaning
  • Weekly cleaning of kitchens and communal areas
  • Communal bathrooms and toilet facilities will be cleaned a minimum of three times a week

Accommodation packages available for 2019/20:

All rooms offered on a 39 week let (plus additional fee for fresher week)

  • £6,183.40 - Standard (small kitchen) (86 beds)
  • £7,120.87 - Standard (4ft bed) in New Blocks (132 beds)
  • £7,142.79 - Shared en-suite (23 beds)
  • £7,380.78 - En-suite (88 beds)

Hall subs:

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

Arrival dates: 

  • New Undergraduates: Tuesday 24 September 2019
  • Returning students: Saturday 28 or Sunday 29 September 2019
  • Semester 2 students: Sunday 02 February 2020

Let lengths:

39 weeks let: 28 September 2019 - 27 June 2020

Rooms available throughout the Christmas and Easter Vacations

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

Friday 31 January 2020 (semester 1 students)
Saturday 27 June 2020 (semester 2 and full year students)

Hall office

Our Hall managers are responsible for dealing with any problems that you may have within your hall.

For general enquiries email:

Hall Manager: Jack Hardy
Phone: +44 (0)1509 222250

Dining room

Please contact the Front of House Manager for any food queries or dietary requirements

Front of House Manager: Darren Harrison
Phone: +44 (0) 1509 223888

Chef: Aldo Guarasci
Phone: +44 (0)1509 223820

Warden information

The warden team are responsible for pastoral and discipline issues.

Hall Warden: Mrs Elaine Beaken
Phone: +44 (0)1509 222268


Ruby Appiah-Campbell 
Vassilis Kampanas
Wole Adaramoye

Duty Mobile:  07849226365

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 note 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.