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. 

  • 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): 6-8 students share bathroom facilities (new blocks)
  • Shared en-suite: 2 students share adjacent bathroom


  • Catered Monday - Friday (15 meals per week)
  • 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 2022/23:

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

  • £6,218.33 - Standard (small kitchen) (86 beds)
  • £7,788.65 - Standard (4ft bed) in new blocks (132 beds)
  • £7,689.61 - Shared en-suite (23 beds)
  • £7,947.57 - 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: Monday 26 September 2022
Returning students: Saturday 1 October 2022
Semester 2 student: Sunday 5 February 2023

Let lengths:

39 weeks let: 1 October 2022 - 1 July 2023
18 weeks let (Semester 1): 2 October 2022 - 3 February 2023
21 weeks let (Semester 2): 5 February 2023 - 1 July 2023

Rooms available throughout the Christmas and Easter vacations.

Rooms to be vacated by 10.00am on the end date of the contract.

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 223452

Dining room

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

Front of House Manager: Jane Jeffers
Phone: +44 (0) 1509 223888

Head Chef: Luke Wardle
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 
Ghazaleh Mazaheri-Tehrani
Lokesh Rao

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.