Welcome to the Anglia Ruskin Student Portal

Choosing where you're going to live is one of the most exciting parts of coming to University! Make sure you choose the accommodation that will suit you best by doing some research via our website before you apply.

You'll be able to log in to book your accommodation 24 hours after accepting a conditional or unconditional offer to study a full-time course at ARU.

If you have any problems with logging in or applying please contact the Residential Service.

Logging in for the first time

Please go to ‘Set Password’ in the blue bar at the top of the page and follow the instructions

Cambridge Current students bookings rooms for September 2021

There are still a limited number of ensuite rooms at Sedley Court and Railyard. If you would like to be nominated for one, please email camaccom@aru.ac.uk with your details.

January 2021 update

Due to the UK Government imposing a National lockdown on England, The portal is closed for International students booking rooms for January 2021

If you are an International or EU student who has a confirmed arrival date to come to ARU in Cambridge and Chelmsford and wish to book an room in University accommodation, please contact us by email to determine availability and your confirmed arrival date. for Cambridge please email camaccom@aru.ac.uk and for Chelmsford please email essexaccom@aru.ac.uk

Want Self isolation accommodation only?

If you do not want to book ARU accommodation for January but want to have the Self-Isolation period with us, Please contact us by email (essexaccom@aru.ac.uk for Chelmsford or camaccom@aru.ac.uk for Cambridge) before 18 December 2020. We will not be able to confirm before 30 December if we have any rooms available as students who book rooms for the January trimester will take priority. Please be aware that that students who book self isolation accommodation only, will be charged the Short stay rate for the full ten day isolation period (Total of £337.80 in Cambridge and £242.20 in Chelmsford)


Chelmsford accommodation availability update:

January 2021 update

International Students (not UK/EU) Students who start their studies with ARU in January 2021 with a confirmed arrival date, please email us at essexaccom@aru.ac.uk to book a room.

International Students (not UK/EU) students who started courses in September 2020 and will be arriving to study in the UK in January, can request a room by emailing us at essexaccom@aru.ac.uk. Rooms are limited and an offer is not guaranteed.

September 2021 starters

Students who have firmly accepted a conditional or unconditional offer to study a full time course at ARU from September 2021 can apply for accommodation

If you would like help looking for accommodation in the private sector instead please contact our House Hunting team by email househunting@aru.ac.uk.


Cambridge accommodation availability update:

January 2021 update

International Students (not UK/EU) Students who start their studies with ARU in January 2021 with a confirmed arrival date, please email us at camaccom@aru.ac.uk to book a room.

International Students (not UK/EU) students who started courses in September 2020 and will be arriving to study in the UK in January, can request a room by emailing us at camaccom@aru.ac.uk. Rooms are limited and an offer is not guaranteed.

September 2021 starters

Students who have firmly accepted a conditional or unconditional offer to study a full time course at ARU from September 2021 can book accommodation

Anastasia HouseFullAvailable
CB1AvailableAvailable
Peter Taylor HouseFullAvailable
Swinhoe House Few AvailableAvailable
Collier RoadAvailableAvailable
HousesNot AvailableNot Available
The RailyardAvailableAvailable
Sedley CourtAvailableAvailable
YMCAAvailableAvailable
Property
EU/UK
International (not UK/EU)

If you would like help looking for accommodation in the private sector instead please contact our House Hunting team by email househunting@aru.ac.uk.