The Houses acccommodation is inspired by cosy, quiet residential estates and
is situated on the north side of our Colchester Campus.
About The Houses
If you enjoy a tranquil, relaxing environment with great spaces to read and
study in peace, The Houses are for you. Located near our beautiful parkland and
very close to some of our main study facilities.
As a new student you will be able to select either standard or refurbished accommodation within The Houses. Check out our
Flickr album which includes images of our standard and refurbished flats.
Flats are arranged on each floor of the three-storey buildings and
accommodate between four and six students per flat with a shared kitchen.
The bedrooms are very homely and each has en suite toilet and shower
- Some rooms adapted for wheelchair users and alarms for
students with hearing impairments.
- Check out what else
is with your room.
- Typical dimensions: 3.8m x 3.6m (13.6m3).
Join your Facebook group
Meet other new students living in The Houses on Facebook:
"I really enjoy living in The Houses. They suit me perfectly
because while it is quite private (having my own bathroom), it
is still very sociable."
Andrew Mulholland - Maths student
Name of House followed by Flat/Room (eg. Isaac Rebow House 4/6)
University of Essex
Colchester CO4 3SQ