Student Accommodation at the University of Sussex
The University of Sussex is a leading university near the city of Brighton which attracts over 16,000 students every year. With Brighton being rated the ‘happiest city in England for students’, those who choose to study at the university won’t be disappointed.
The University of Sussex is renowned for its research, with 75% of this research being categorised as ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’. The university was even rated number one in the world for Development Studies. On top of this, Sussex was ranked in the top 50 universities in the UK for 2020 by the Guardian, the Times and the Complete University Guide.
With Brighton being just an hour from London, it’s a popular city and offers a great experience for students studying here. With there always being something in the calendar, from festivals and events to art and craft fairs, Brighton is a city full of culture.
The University of Sussex’s Falmer Campus is situated on the edge of Brighton and is famous for its architecture and scenery. The buildings in the centre of campus have achieved listed building status, with Falmer House being one of just two educational buildings in the UK to be Grade 1-listed. South Downs National Park is minutes away from campus and is perfect for getting some fresh air. The campus is packed full of shops, cafés and bars, as well as libraries and study spaces.
The University of Sussex’s Student Union is independent from the University and acts as the community hub for students. The SU’s building is located on campus, near the main library. The building aims to be the heart of the student community, offering a space for students to make the most of their time at the university. With over 230 clubs, societies and sports teams available, students are never at a loose end.
Privately rented accommodation near the University of Sussex can be found dotted around nearby villages, such as Moulsecoomb
and Elm Grove
. With Brighton’s great transport links, staying further afield in the City Centre
is also an option.
The University of Sussex’s accommodation offers a range of types of student housing for those looking to study here. Find accommodation for the next academic year with UniHomes