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Rootes 2021/2022

Bedroom with bed, desk and chair, wall storage and window

Bathroom showing bath with overhead shower

Kitchen with two ovens, sink and plentiful cupboard space

Halls buildings in front of grss and paved areas

Bedroom with bed, desh and chair, wall storage and window

2021/2022 fees

Undergraduate

Standard Room
let length per week per year
40 weeks £108 £4,320.00
Non-Standard Room
let length per week per year
40 weeks £105 £4,200.00

International House

let length per week per year
35 weeks £108 £3,780.00

All fees include contents insurance and utilities.

Let start date

  • Saturday 25 September 2021

About the hall

  • 927 rooms in corridor style living
  • 16 areas allowing us to create various corridor communities including those who prefer a quieter environment
  • Rootes bathroom shared between 6 students on average
  • International House bathroom shared between 9 students on average
  • Self-catered kitchen shared with up to 19 students
  • First year undergraduates
  • Students allocated to our 35 week lets need to vacate and remove belongings for 5 weeks during the Easter vacation period

One of the main positives of a first-year in Rootes is that it is fantastically close to most campus buildings." - Harry, Modern Languages

It was an amazing experience, with people I got on well with and I have some of the best memories made in First Year because of my time in Rootes." - Melissa, Modern Languages


Bedroom

  • Average size 4.0m x 2.8m
  • Standard single bed (190cm x 91cm) with mattress protector
  • Wardrobe and bookshelf
  • Desk, desk lamp, chair and wastepaper bin
  • Washbasin
  • Network port
  • Bed linen, duvet and pillow is not provided


Shared bathroom

  • Toilet
  • Washbasin
  • Bath with overhead shower and/or shower
  • Rootes bathroom shared between 6 students on average
  • International House bathroom shared between 9 students on average


Kitchen

  • Cooker, fridge and freezer
  • Microwave, toaster and kettle
  • Ironing board
  • Cupboard space
  • Shared with up to 19 students

Location

  • Located on central campus
  • Close to the Students' Union
  • International House is a block located within Rootes

Facilities

    • Access to laundry facilities
    • Support available from the Residential Life Team
    • Wi-Fi access provided by IT Services
    • Access to Residence Hub for help during your stay

    • Please be advised that some contracts start on a Sunday, but to ease comparison of the fees across halls, we have rounded up all the weekly let lengths to the nearest week.
    • All images used are for illustrative purposes only. Images are indicative of the quality and style of the specification and may not wholly represent the actual fittings and furnishings in a particular hall or room.
    • We will do all that we reasonably can to provide services and facilities as described on our website and in our marketing materials. However, please be advised that some services may be affected due to the Government’s on-going advice on Covid-19, regulatory/legal changes or due to reasons beyond our reasonable control. We will endeavour to inform of you of any changes, where possible.
    • The specifications of halls/rooms is correct at the date of publication but may be subject to change as necessary. During the year there will be building works across campus. This may affect some halls but we will do all that we reasonably can to keep noise, disruption and inconvenience to a minimum. It may also mean that some facilities are unavailable.