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Rootes 2020/2021

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

2020/2021 fees

Standard Room

let length per week per year
40 weeks £103 £4,120.00

International House

let length per week per year
35 weeks £103 £3,605.00

Non-Standard Room

let length per week per year
40 weeks £100 £4,000.00

All fees include contents insurance, heating, electricity, gas and water.

Let start date

  • Saturday 26 September 2020

About the hall

  • 923 rooms set out in corridors
  • Shared bathroom for around six students on average*
  • Washbasin in most bedrooms
  • Self-catered kitchen shared with up to 19 students
  • First year undergraduates

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


  • Average size 4.0m x 2.8m
  • Standard single bed (190cm x 91cm)
  • Bed linen, duvet and pillow
  • Wardrobe and bookshelf
  • Desk, chair and wastepaper bin
  • Network port

Shared bathroom

  • Toilet
  • Washbasin
  • Bath with overhead shower and or shower
  • Shared between around six students on average *excluding International House where bathrooms are shared between around 9 students on average


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


  • Located on central campus
  • Close to the Students' Union


    • 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 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 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.