Errigal / Knocklayde

A bespoke development of terraced houses located on Coleraine campus.

Located on Coleraine campus, this terraced housing development adjacent to all university facilities provides a comfortable location to aid a students' transition into university life.








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Located on Coleraine campus, there are 17, 6-bedroom houses with a shared bathroom and communal living/dining area. If you prefer to live alone, we have 12, one-bedroom flats also available.


Within the houses you have your own spacious bedroom which contains a vanity area and ample storage for all your personal and academic needs. Within the shared space, the kitchen is fully equipped and makes the perfect place to catch up with your housemates. Carparking is available for all residents.

Our high-speed Wi-Fi ensures you can stay connected with friends and family as well as supporting your studies. Outside of your home, you can meet other students in the common room for some catch up TV and stay looking your best with the on-site launderette.

The accommodation is adjacent to the library, main faculty buildings, Students Union and also the state of the art multi-purpose Sports Centre. On the grounds of the complex, there are picnic tables, views of the river and plenty of open space for leisure activities.

Student Wellbeing

Our Residential and Facilities Management offices are onsite so there’s always support and advice available – if you need it. You want to achieve your independence and we are committed to helping and supporting you to do just that.

The complex’s environment actively helps to encourage your wellbeing, through organised social activities and the commitment of the ResLife team.

In Errigal/Knocklayde we promote the mental, physical health and emotional wellbeing of all staff and residents.  Health and Wellbeing is at the forefront of the ResLife programme and promoting good mental health is a priority.  We actively encourage students and staff to look after their mental health and encourage residents to discuss any issues relating to emotional wellbeing without fear of stigma.

ResLife Night Assistants and security staff are available throughout the night to address any issues which may arise and our Resident Assistants are available outside of office hours to provide additional advice and assistance to residents as required.

Our Rooms

We understand that everyone is different; and that means your preferences and needs are different too.  Choose the room type which best suits your needs.

Six & Nine Bedroom Houses

Each individual study bedroom has a built in wardrobe, wash-hand basin as standard, two shower rooms and two separate toilets. In the nine-bedroom apartment three shower rooms and three separate toilets are provided. All of the kitchens, shower rooms and toilets have been recently refurbished.

Each kitchen is fully fitted with a microwave, hob and oven, fridge freezer, kettle/toaster and breakfast bar. The living area has comfortable lounging furniture provided.  The kitchen/living dining area is cleaned once per week.

2021/22 PRICE FREEZE ALERT - £99/Week

Two person Flats

There are 12 one bedroom (two students share a bedroom) ensuite flats within the Errigal/Knocklayde complex. All rooms have double beds.The flats have a compact, fully fitted kitchen/dining area. Each ensuite unit has a shower and a toilet. By special arrangement, flats may be allocated on a single occupancy basis, should you require more space or greater privacy. All of the flats will have access to a high speed broadband with Wi-Fi service.

2021/22 PRICE FREEZE ALERT - £165/Week

Mobility and sensorial accommodation

The two person flats in Knocklayde are designed to meet mobility and sensorial needs and have designated car spaces close by.

The study bedrooms have generous space standards. For more information on the accommodation please contact us.

2021/22 PRICE FREEZE ALERT - £165/Week

Accommodation and campus locations

Errigal/Knocklayde is located on the Coleraine campus.

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Ulster University
Cromore Road
County Londonderry
BT52 1SA

T: 028 7012 3456