Accommodation for Staff

Staff Accommodation

The University has houses/flats available to University staff. The properties, which are located on the Old Aberdeen campus and at Bucksburn, are on a bus route to Foresterhill and the city centre.

Properties range from bedsit/one bedroom to three bedrooms. Many of the properties are unfurnished but the University has a range of furnished properties (single and family) available.

Properties are refurbished and most have full gas central heating.

To apply for staff accommodation, complete the application form and return it to or:

Staff Housing Office
143 University Office

For further information, please contact the Housing Office on +44 (0) 1224 27 2066 or +44 (0) 1224 27 3102.

Shared Properties

Shared properties, usually for 3 to 4 persons sharing, are also available to rent. Each tenant has his/her own bedroom but shares kitchen/bathroom/living room facilities.

Please let us know if you are interested in this and we will advise you of what is available. If you complete and return the application form, we will keep you advised of any change in availability.

Please note that shared accommodation is for single occupancy only and is not suitable for couples.

All of the properties have full gas central heating and bathrooms with a shower above the bath or a shower room.

Unless stated otherwise, a bed, wardrobe, desk and chair are provided in each bedroom with a communal lounge suite, dining table and chairs, fridge or fridge/freezer and electric cooker.

Please note that a deposit is payable prior to entry to the room. In addition, entry rent and the Local Authority charge must be paid at the time of signing the lease. Rent and the Local Authority Charge are then payable in advance at the beginning of each month.

Please contact the Housing Office on +44 (0) 1224 27 2066 or +44 (0) 1224 27 3102 or at if you require further information.