Student Accommodation Farnham
Farnham hosts one of the main campuses of the University for the Creative Arts. Search on our website to find student hall, houses and apartments in Farnham.
Student properties in Farnham
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Not sure what type of accommodation is right for you?
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A self-contained room, which includes most amenities but with shared bathroom facilities.
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Living in Farnham as a student
Farnham is a market town in Surrey with a campus base belonging to the University of the Creative Arts. UCA is the second largest provider of creative arts education in the UK, with around 6,000 students distributed across their four campuses. With over 2,000 students, Farnham is the university’s biggest campus and has an incredibly strong community feel.
There is a large student population in Farnham meaning the town does have favourable accommodation prospects. There are several halls of residence in Farnham, including properties owned by the university and private halls of residence. At Farnham, the halls are campus-based and just a minute’s walk from the town centre, these halls are all self-catered.
Private halls can often be distributed throughout the area with excellent travel connections into campus. These private halls are usually owned by well-regarded companies that effectively administer student accommodation throughout the UK.
Shared houses are undoubtedly a popular option for returning students, but also for students who feel that halls are not suited to them. This type of accommodation is particularly popular with groups of 4 or more students. In addition, flats and apartments are a prominent choice and are situated in central locations or with useful travel connections. These residences are typically managed through landlords or letting agents who are professionals in maintaining accommodation for students and there are many in the area that are highly regarded.
If you require any additional information, we have student guides available for you to read online. We have over 20 years experience in supporting students to find accommodation. If you are ready to start looking for accommodation, begin your search with us on accommodationforstudents.com where we currently list a range of accommodation options. Our website can be used to enquire with the accommodation directly or to contact our team for any further assistance.
Frequently Asked Questions
Are you going to live and study in Farnham? Here are the most frequent questions asked by other students.
Most students look for shared housing in Farnham from October, although there will be student accommodation available all year round. First year and international students generally start looking in January for halls of residence.
The amount you pay will depend on the type of student accommodation you choose. A shared house in Farnham will cost you £86 per week. A halls of residence will cost, on average £168 per week, but could cost more depending on what type of room you select.
Accommodation for Students has the widest range of student accommodation currently available in Farnham. This includes halls of residence, house shares, flats and apartments. You can enquire directly to your chosen accommodation or get more support through our live help team. AFS has accommodation across the whole city including City Centre and Near University.
In Farnham the standard length of contract is 46 weeks. However it is possible to have a longer or shorter agreement than this. Some halls of residence will only offer a 50 or 52 week tenancy agreement for example.
Yes, a selection of the student accommodation listed on AFS will offer short term stays. This is most often the case for halls of residence in Farnham. Look out for the properties which have the short term let badge or filter your search by ‘letting period’.
This will depend on the type of property you choose. The most anyone can legally charge is 5 weeks rent. Some accommodation in Farnham halls of residence will not require a deposit at all, while on average the deposit in a shared house in Farnham will be £344.
All landlords and property managers in Farnham are legally required to protect your deposit in a legally recognised tenancy deposit scheme. If you take care of your student accommodation you should have no problem getting your money back. You can check out some further information right here.