At Elvyn Richards you will find:


  • Beds are 4ft (double bedding recommended) 
  • Pillows supplied 
  • All rooms have en-suite bathrooms 
  • 4 en-suite accessible rooms  


  • Catered Monday - Friday (10 meals per week, lunch and evening meal) 
  • 5-8 students share large kitchen 
  • Large kitchen/diner 
  • Quiet rooms available 
  • Central card operated launderette (The Hub) 
  • Games/common room (facilities subject to change) 
  • The University network and internet access are available by both wired and wireless networks 
  • Bike store 


  • Fortnightly bedroom cleaning 
  • Weekly cleaning of kitchens and communal areas 

Accommodation packages

All rooms offered on a 41 week let (plus additional fee for freshers week included)

  • £9,921.40 (£237.03 per week) - En-suite, 4ft bed (406 beds)

All fees above include utilities, wired and wireless network, housekeeping service, out of hours Warden Service, Endsleigh insurance policy cover and hall activities.

Arrival dates

  • New Undergraduates: Monday 23 September 2024
  • International Pathway (ONCAMPUS) Students: Monday 23 September 2024
  • Returning students: Friday 27 September 2024
  • Semester 2 students: Sunday 2 February 2025

Let lengths

  • 41 week let (New Undergraduates): 23 September 2024 – 12 July 2025
  • 41 week let (Returning Students): 27 September 2024 – 12 July 2025
  • 41 week let (International Pathway ONCAMPUS Students): 23 September 2024 – 12 July 2025
  • 23 week let (Semester 2): 2 February 2025 - 12 July 2025

Rooms available throughout the Christmas and Easter Vacations.

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

Meals included for 31 weeks during term time only.

Hall office

Your Hall Manager is 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 222254 or +44 (0)1509 228506

Dining room

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

Senior Duty Manager: Brett Barrs 
Phone: +44 (0) 1509 223810

Acting Head Chef: Alan Pervin 
Phone: +44 (0)1509 223820

Warden information

The warden team are responsible for pastoral and discipline issues. 

Hall Warden: Hilary McDermott 
Phone: +44 (0)1509 222270


  • Malika Singh
  • George Lagios
  • Tamara Valencic

Duty Mobile: 07591479007

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. 

Move out dates for 2023/24: For all students currently living in Elvyn Richards during the 23/24 academic year, your let length will end on 13 July 2024 and you will need to move out by 10am on 13 July 2024.

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