Find your student accommodation in Leeds

Student Accommodation Leeds

An energetic and thriving city which is home to two great universities and one of the best Students' Unions in the country. Here you will find all types of student accommodation in Leeds including student houses, flats and halls.

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AFS always has the widest choice of student accommodation available. To help you find the right place to live, read our brief guide to the different types of accommodation below.

University Hall
  • University residences which are generally full of first year undergraduates are a great way to adjust to living away from home and making new friends. Uni halls are usually located close to campus.

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Private Halls
  • Generally offer a higher level of amenities than University Halls, at higher rents. Will be home to a more diverse mix of students and normally located close to campus.

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  • A house share with a group of friends is often the lowest cost option and popular as the next step after living in Halls. Typically located in student friendly areas which require some travel to University.

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  • A flat or apartment is similar to a house share on a smaller scale and will normally have one or two bedrooms. Ideal for smaller groups or couples.

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  • Either a premium room in a Private Hall of Residence or a self-contained flat or apartment where all of the amenities are in one space. Typically the most expensive option.

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  • A room in a house where the landlord or owner currently lives. A good option if you are not too concerned about living with other students and are budget conscious.

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  • A self-contained room, which includes most amenities but with shared bathroom facilities.

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Spare room
  • A room available in a house share, where a group of existing housemates want to fill an empty room. A good way of getting the benefits of a house share without an established group of friends.

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Living in Leeds as a student

Leeds is the cultural, financial and commercial heart of West Yorkshire – it has four universities and the fourth largest student population in the country. Interestingly, Leeds has become the largest legal and financial centre outside London and it is also the UK's third-largest manufacturing centre. All of this makes it a vibrant city to study in.

7 institutes are providing higher education in Leeds, including the University of Leeds, Leeds Beckett University, Leeds Trinity University, Leeds Art University, The University of Law, Leeds College of Music and the Northern School of Contemporary Dance. The largest of these is the University of Leeds which is home to 31000 students. Leeds in itself was voted the Best UK University Destination in a recent survey by The Times – and it is not hard to figure out why.

Leeds has recently embarked on a five-year investment programme which will end in an international cultural festival in 2023 – as part of its bid to be European Capital of Culture. 2023. It is home to over 16 museums and galleries, as well as theatres and dance halls, and has many festivals throughout the year as well.

When it comes to nightlife, it may put your mind to rest that Leeds is Purple Flag rated meaning it can offer you a safe and enjoyable night. Being home to the fourth-largest student population in the UK, and so is one of the best places to be for a night out. There is a huge number of bars, pubs and music venues – and a wide range of super clubs too. Some of the most popular areas for nightlife are the Arena Quarter, Briggate and Call Lane.

As you can imagine, having such a large student population to cater for means that Leeds has a wide range of student accommodation on offer as well. This energetic and thriving city offers all types of student accommodation, from halls to houses and flats.

Here you will find details of private rented accommodation offered by private landlords/letting agents in Leeds including: student houses, student flats/apartments in Leeds, bed-sits in Leeds and private halls in Leeds.