Student Accommodation in Sunderland
Your search for student accommodation in Sunderland ends here, with over 30 accommodation options available on Casita featuring all room types for your convenience.
Why Book a Student Accommodation in Sunderland?
Sunderland is located on the east coast of the UK near Newcastle and Durham. The coastal location creates an atmosphere that’s charming yet cold. With a rich and diverse lifestyle ranging from city, coast and countryside vibes, international students living in Sunderland love the charm and the close community of this vibrant city.
Universities in Sunderland
There are over 20 accommodation options available within a short walk or ride from the university.
There is a subway station as well as several bus stations surrounding the campus.
The famous Keel Square is a 10-minute walk away and the National Grass Centre is a 30-minute walk.
There are accommodation options within 15/25 minutes ride by public transport.
Several bus stations are right next to the college.
Barnes Park is right next to campus and Roker Lighthouse is a short ride away.
The city also presents an ideal destination for students who intend to study in Newcastle. Newcastle is only a short train ride away, with famous universities like Northumbria University, Newcastle University and Newcastle College available.
Transportation In Sunderland
Moving around Sunderland is easy as Tyne and Wear Metro lines cover the whole city and connect it to the neighbouring areas. There are bus routes that extend to each part of the city, so you can be anywhere in no time. Besides, there are routes dedicated to bikes for those who love to move around lightly.
1. Where do students live in Sunderland?
Areas in Sunderland that are famous for being student hubs whether for accommodation or other student amenities are Millfield, Pallion, Ashbrooke.
2. What is Sunderland University famous for?
The University of Sunderland is known for several things but most prominently is that established the UK's first-degree course in Glass Design in 1982. It’s also known now for offering the best Design courses in the city.
3. What is the world ranking for University of Sunderland?
The University of Sunderland has always ranked in the top 100 universities in the world according to the Guardian, coming in at 74 in 2019, 89 in 2020, and 100 in 2021.
What are Some Must-Visit Places in Sunderland?
Sunderland is famous for its ports, trades and diverse community. Known as a trading coal and salt centre, the town has a past of being the capital of the shipbuilding in the world, also known as "Largest Shipbuilding Town in the World". It is an ideal destination for sea lovers with a wide range of beaches all over its coast. Roker & Seaburn Beaches are award-winning beaches and a great spot for fun water activities.
Other Student Accommodation In UK
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1. How much do the rooms cost?
The average cost of a student room in Sunderland is £75 per week for a single room. Other room types including en-suites, studios, and flats are available as well.
2. Do you have studios /ensuites available?
Each building has its own range of room types varying between single rooms, en-suites, studios, twin rooms, shared flats, and private flats.
3. Can I pay in instalments?
Yes, you can pay in instalments; however, some providers could require you to have a UK guarantor. Ask your accommodation expert for help if you are not sure.
4. How many people will be in the same apartment /unit with me?
This depends on the room type you choose, you can choose in a private room, studio, or flat, and you can choose to share a flat with 1-6 other students or share a room with 1-3 other students.
5. How to complete my booking?
Once you enquire on our website, one of our accommodation experts will contact you to proceed with your booking for your chosen room or offer you alternatives if the room is not available for your dates. To enquire, simply choose a room and click on the " Enquire" button, then fill the enquiry form you see in front of you.
6. What anti-COVID measures are in place at student accommodations in Sunderland?
Most providers now have intensified cleaning and sanitizing measures of student rooms and communal areas while other providers provide weekly cleaning free of charge. Ask your accommodation expert for details on the COVID measures implemented in your building.
7. Can a tour be arranged for student rooms in Sunderland?
Almost all providers have the option of online viewings through Skype or Zoom while other providers offer virtual tours of the property so you can get to know your new home.
8. Who can book with Casita?
All university students over the age of 18 can book with Casita and if you are under 18, contact our accommodation experts to find you properties that accept students under 18.