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Information for prospective students


Important details

For more information on how book accommodation, please visit out How to Book page.

How to Apply

Rooms within King's Residences are subject to availability and are confirmed at the time of booking when a contract will be issued for you to review and accept.

After the cancellation deadline on 31 May, cancellation charges may apply. However please note, visa issues and international travel restrictions that prevent a student from enrolling at the start of Term 1 will be taken into account.

Cancellation and Refund Matrix

We are putting a number of measures in place to keep students safe in our residences:

- Residents will be asked to book arrival slots to support safe distancing

- All bedrooms, bathrooms and shared kitchens will be cleaned and sanitised ready for your arrival

- Safe distancing will be encouraged in communal areas in line with UK Government guidance

- Across all areas of residences, we have an enhanced cleaning regime to ensure communal areas remain safe during your stay

- To minimise the risk of transfer of the virus a limited number of people will be able to use communal spaces

- One way systems have been introduced

- Residents in the flat you will be living in will be considered as a household unit and will be expected to follow UK Government guidelines for households

- Welfare Support activity will be provided at your halls of residence.

Visit the Government guidelines page for more information

For those students unable to arrive in London for the start of term in September due to visa restrictions or health issues, we'd recommend contacting to discuss your specific circumstances.

If you have a contract for accommodation in a King's residence and are required to quarantine on arrival in the UK, you can arrive in residences from 13th September by adding an Early Arrival week to your booking.

All students in a King's residence who need to quarantine will be provided with the appropriate support such as assistance with food provision, deliveries brought to flats, Welfare support and Community facilitators available online to assist and you will still be able to access our online teaching and services.

Visit the Government Travel Page For More Information