The University has houses/flats available to University staff. Properties range from bedsit/one bedroom to three bedrooms and are refurbished and most have full gas central heating. Many of the properties are unfurnished but the University has a range of furnished properties (single and family) available.

The properties, which are located on the Old Aberdeen campus and at Bucksburn, are on a bus route to Foresterhill and the city centre.

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

Staff Housing Office
143 University Office

+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. 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 shared accommodation is for single occupancy only and is not suitable for couples.

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.

If you are interested in this, complete and return the the application form, we will keep you advised of any change in availability.