Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) Accommodation
Casita offers off-campus Glasgow Caledonian Student Accommodation. We make sure that all the facilities you would need anytime are at your doorstep. Our buildings are a very short stroll from the university. Most buildings have free, fast Wi-Fi, 24/7 security and CCTV, an on-site team, bike storage, storage spaces, laundry facilities, an in-house gym, and more!
Why Study at Glasgow Caledonian University
Glasgow Caledonian University was established in 1971, while Glasgow Polytechnic was established in 1991. Glasgow Caledonian University was founded on April 1, 1993, due to the merging of Queen's College and Glasgow Polytechnic.
The university’s main campus is situated right in the heart of Glasgow city. Its British School of Fashion has a second campus in London. The university established Glasgow Caledonian New York College in September 2013, which is an autonomous partner institution with a Wooster Street campus in the city's SoHo neighbourhood.
With all the facilities and services available and career-oriented study programs, the university supports its students to become confident leaders and entrepreneurs. Studying at Glasgow Caledonian University means making sure you’ll professionally excel in your field as long as you work hard.
Departments and Division
The university’s academic departments are arranged into three schools: Computing, Engineering and Built Environment, The Glasgow School for Business and Society, and the School of Health and Life Sciences.
Glasgow Caledonian University helps you throughout everything to make sure that you have an exceptional university life. It helps you with visa application, accommodation, English Language courses, and much more.
The university’s library is a contemporary learning environment where you’ll have all the facilities and study spaces you need for promoting your level. It’s open 24/7 with a help desk to support you anytime. It has a 24-hour computer, study areas and residential areas, and free Wi-Fi. There are course materials in a virtual learning environment (VLE).
Student support services are available to help you with your studies, living and travel arrangements, and well-being needs. Student finance advice is also available when needed. You can arrange an individual appointment or attend a drop-in session, or seek career advice and support over the three schools.
Glasgow Caledonian University Accommodation
Glasgow Caledonian University-managed accommodation has affordable modern, self-catering flats ideally located within a walking distance from the university’s campuses. It offers you the best environment to get along with your colleagues and make friendships that would last a lifetime. The buildings are 24/7 secured and have on-site teams to help you with any inquiries as well as help you settle in comfortably.
Frequently Asked Questions:
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How many international students are at Glasgow Caledonian University?
Glasgow Caledonian University has more than 22,000 students, with an International student population making up 19%.
Does Glasgow Caledonian University offer scholarships for international students?
Various scholarships and financial aid are in place for international students. These include early payment discounts, the British School of Fashion Scholarship, US Common Good Scholarships, and many more.
Are there student support services provided at Glasgow Caledonian University?
Services at Glasgow Caledonian University include Visa and International student support services, Counselling and Disability Services, Leaning Development Centres, IT Services, and much more.
What is Glasgow Caledonian University's acceptance rate?
Glasgow Caledonian University has a reported acceptance rate of 23%.
Is Glasgow Caledonian University good?
This university ranks 1001 to 1200 worldwide according to the QS World Universities rankings of 2024.