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Accommodation Fees

Accommodation costs are set centrally by the University and are the same in every College. You can read more about the cost of living in college on the University College and Student Experience Office website.

College Life

One of the best things about Durham's collegiate system is the number of opportunities to get involved.
Languages Cafe

Accommodation, Catering and Facilities

Almost all our first-year undergraduates live in College.
A typical undergraduate room at Trevelyan College

Residence Charges 


Our first-year accommodation blocks are all fully-catered single or twin rooms with shared bathroom facilities, read more about our undergraduate accommodation.


Postgraduates can choose between standard rooms with shared bathroom facilities or en suite rooms, read more about our postgraduate accommodation.

Accommodation bills are raised termly, with payment being due within two weeks of the start of each term (four weeks in the first term).