Glen Eyre halls / Glen Eyre Halls

Accommodation – overview of halls of residence

With a huge variety of different residences available, excellent facilities and a guaranteed offer of accommodation in your first year, halls are a great way to experience student life.

Some of the benefits of living in halls include:

  • A great sense of community, where you can mix with people from a wide range of social and cultural backgrounds
  • All of our halls are safe and secure, with 24-hour security and CCTV on all sites
  • Good value and competitive pricing, including utility costs, high-speed internet connection and a Uni-link bus pass (bus pass for students studying at Southampton only)
  • All halls conveniently located within a short distance of Highfield campus, with the exception of Erasmus Halls, which is a short distance from Winchester School of Art
  • Great facilities including common rooms, bars, launderettes, computer rooms, barbeques, social areas and much more
  • Out-of-hours support from our Residences Support Service
  • Different catering options to suit different lifestyles
  • All Southampton Halls are on the Uni-Link bus route

This website gives examples of student live-in accommodation across all of our different locations.

Glen Eyre halls

Situated in landscaped gardens, our Glen Eyre halls complex is home to about 1,900 undergraduate and postgraduate students.

All room types are available in a variety of hall blocks. Amenities include launderettes, TV, music and computer rooms, a fitness suite and squash court, 24-hour reception, barbeque areas, secure bicycle storage, and a junior common room committee which organises a wide range of social events. 

Glen Eyre is a 10-minute walk to Highfield Campus and a regular Uni-link bus service links the complex to the University and the city centre. 

Glen Eyre events

A number of events are held across Glen Eyre throughout the year, organised by the JCR and Residences team.

Check out the events calendar to get a flavour of the events on offer.