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Living with us

Living in King's Residences

In addition to a well-managed accommodation, King’s residences provide students with a variety of events, workshops, and activities. Our ResiLife programme is a great opportunity to make friends and our dedicated Residence Team will provide advice and support, and help you settle in. You will have a supportive and inclusive living environment to help you socialise and form friendships with people from across the globe. The Residence Team are here to ensure that you have the best time possible whilst staying with us and help you to have a smooth transition into university.

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Please be aware the following halls of residence will be undergoing essential maintenance works to the internal and/or external areas of the buildings throughout 23/24 academic year.

Stamford Street Apartments: Ongoing refurbishment program, students may be required to move room at some point during the 23/24 academic year.

Moonraker Point: Essential maintenance work, which may require erecting scaffolding outside the building.

Wolfson House/Vauxhall/Canada Water/Atlas/City: Possible noise disruption. 

Though there will be some noise disruption, we will do our very best to keep the impact on our residents to a minimum.



King's Residences provide an in-house welfare team at every residence.

BeActive: Your free social activity programme

The BeActive Halls programme gives all King’s College London halls’ residents unlimited access to a weekly activity programme of 50+ sessions a week. Students can Play, Rejuvenate, Dance, Sweat, Learn, Explore and Experience for FREE. With 5-a-side football to yoga, salsa to circus skills, boxfit to crazy golf, there is something for everyone. You will get an email at the end of September that tells you how to activate your membership and sign up to activities.

Please note: Students opting to live in University of London halls of residence will not be eligible for BeActive Halls but you can buy a membership for just £30 to attend all BeActive Standard sessions all year round.


King’s Sports Gyms

King’s Sport offers three campus gyms as well as one in halls gym at Great Dover Street Apartments. King's sport offers exclusive memberships for our residents. 

To find out what you have access to and how to activate your membership, please visit their Halls page.


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Contents Insurance

Your contents. Covered. By partnering with Endsleigh, the No.1 student insurance provider, we’ve arranged contents insurance for all our students staying with us in our residence at no cost to you. It is important all students confirm their cover to ensure you understand what is and isn’t covered.

You can do this by downloading the My Endsleigh app and registering.

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King's Residences provide an in-house welfare team at every residence.