English language student summer accommodation

If you are considering Bristol University for your pre-sessional English studies in summer, please read the information provided on this page very carefully. It will help you make sure you get the right University accommodation while you are studying.

Self-catered accommodation is available in our residences for single, unaccompanied students studying one of the following courses at the Centre for English Language and Foundation Studies (CELFS):

  • Pre-sessional academic English
  • Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA)

Further information, and the online application form, is provided below. If you have any further questions please contact us.

Couples and families

Couples and families will need to search for privately rented accommodation. Please contact us for further help and advice on this option.

Information for agents

Our guide for agents (PDF, 156kB) provides important information for agents acting on behalf of pre-sessional students.

Important dates and deadlines

10 week pre-sessional students

Applications open: 23 March 2015

Tenancy starts: 17 June 2015

Tenancy ends: 13 September 2015

Cancellation deadline: within 7 days of accepting your offer or by 12 June 2015, whichever date is later.

6 week pre-sessional students

Applications open: 23 March 2015

Tenancy starts: 15 July 2015

Tenancy ends: 13 September 2015

Cancellation deadline: within 7 days of accepting your offer or by 6 July 2015, whichever date is later.

CELTA students

Applications open: 23 March 2015

Tenancy dates: to be confirmed

Cancellation deadline: to be confirmed