Halls of residence

William Morris

Named after a 19th Century artist, designer, writer and socialist.

William Morris, otherwise known as 'Bill Mo', is situated across the road to the Students' Union only 200 metres from campus. 

  • Bedrooms: 478
  • Catering: Self-catered
  • Student types: Undergraduate, Art and Design Foundation
  • Location: East

At William Morris you will find:


  • Beds are 4ft excluding studios (double bedding recommended) - Pillows NOT supplied
  • Quiet rooms available
  • Double beds in self-contained studio flats
  • Somerton Lodge: 11 bedrooms (3 with 4ft beds, 8 with double beds); double rooms with sofa area; bathroom and toilet facilities on each floor; shared kitchen; lounge/dining room


  • Two common rooms - Freeview TV area, pool table, table tennis etc. (facilities subject to change)
  • The University network and internet access are available by both wired and wireless networks
  • Mobile app operated launderette
  • Bike sheds (bicycles stored at this hall are covered under the Unite block insurance policy)
  • Situated close to the Students' Union on Ashby Road
  • Limited parking available through Unite Students


  • No bedroom cleaning
  • Kitchens and communal areas cleaned weekly in standard flats
  • Kitchens and communal areas cleaned every other week in en-suite flats
  • Communal bathrooms and toilet facilities cleaned weekly


Accommodation packages available for 2022/23:

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

  • £4,941.48 - Standard (4ft bed) in 6-7 bed flat (179 beds)
  • £5,206.34 - Standard (4ft bed) in 3-5 bed flat (113 beds)
  • £6,300.55 - En-suite (4ft bed) (162 beds)
  • £7,245.46 - Studio Flat (12 beds)
  • £5,206.34 - Standard (4ft bed) in Somerton or Highfields (7 beds)
  • £5,414.09-  Standard (double) in Somerton or Highfields (5 beds)
  • £5,695.00 - Large standard (double) in Somerton or Highfields (8 beds)
  • £7,635.90 - One bedroom self-contained flat (1 bed)

Hall subs:

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

Arrival dates:

New Undergraduates: Wednesday 28 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): 1 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 10am on the end date of the contract.


Hall office

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

Student Experience Team Leader: Sarah Harvey
Phone: +44 (0)1509 236809

This service provider is affiliated to The Accreditation Network UK (ANUK).

Warden information

The warden team are responsible for pastoral and discipline issues.

Hall Warden: Mr Julian MacKenzie
Phone: +44 (0)1509 222433


Mahla Tayefi-Nasrabadi

Andrew McClintock
Alpha Koroma
Chris Briggs
Syafiq Mohamad Saiful

Duty mobile: 07855453051

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.