Halls of residence


This hall is named after the renowned scientist and former Director of the Royal Institution, Michael Faraday.

Faraday lies in the village area of campus, consisting of 27 accommodation blocks of two and three storeys. 

  • Bedrooms: 367
  • Catering: Catered
  • Student types: Undergraduate
  • Location: Village

At Faraday you will find:


  • 2 - 7 students share a kitchenette (number sharing facilities is higher in the larger blocks)
  • 4 - 8 students share kitchen (large kitchen blocks)
  • Standard (wash hand basin) rooms: 4 - 7 students share bathroom facilities
  • Double bedding recommended for 4ft beds
  • Shared en-suite: 2 students share adjacent bathroom
  • Quiet rooms available


  • Catered Monday - Friday (15 meals per week)
  • Large common/games room - Freeview TV, DVD, table football, pool table, 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 sheds


  • 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 2020/21:

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

  • £6,314.53 - Standard (80 beds)
  • £6,493.80 - Standard with large kitchen (72 beds)
  • £7,306.01 - Shared en-suite (26 beds)
  • £7,394.87 - Shared en-suite with large kitchen (5 beds)
  • £7,483.72 - Shared en-suite (4ft bed) with large kitchen (19 beds)
  • £7,549.09 - En-suite (86 beds)
  • £7,638.34 - En-suite with large kitchen (28 beds)
  • £7,727.19 - En-suite (4ft bed) with large kitchen (51 beds)

Hall subs:

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

Arrival dates:

New Undergraduates: Monday 28 September 2020
Returning students: Saturday 3 October 2020
Semester 2 students: Sunday 7 February 2021

Let lengths:

39 weeks let: 3 October 2020 - 3 July 2021
18 weeks let (Semester 1): 3 October 2020 - 5 February 2021
21 weeks let (Semester 2): 7 February 2021 - 3 July 2021

Rooms available throughout the Christmas and Easter Vacations.

Rooms to be vacated by 10am 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: Carl Cooke
Phone: +44 (0)1509 223833 or 228506

Dining room

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

Front of House Manager: Denise Beswick
Phone: +44 (0)1509 223829

Chef: Rosetta Bunce
Phone: +44 (0)1509 223828

Warden information

The warden team are responsible for pastoral and discipline issues.

Hall Warden: Dr Ash Casey
Phone: +44 (0)1509 222271


Miss Chloe Gough
Mr William Huish
Mr Keiron Morris

Miss Naami Sharma

Duty mobile: 07583803715

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.