Student Accommodation at Goldsmiths, University of London
A single-site campus based in in the south east of London in New Cross, Goldsmiths University is known for its thriving arts and music scene. Ranked within the UK’s top 25 for research and quality, the university has plenty to offer its students. The Media and Communications department was also ranked 7th worldwide in 2019.
As the only campus-based south of the River Thames, getting to the main uni campus should be pretty straightforward. Both New Cross and New Cross Gate station help to connect you to pretty much any part of the city.
Greenwich is a really popular area for students close to Goldsmiths - it’s around 35-minutes by public transport and the area is full of cool city apartments. There’s also the famous O2 Arena in the vicinity, if you want to go exploring. If you fancy yourself as a daredevil, you can actually climb over the building!
Alternatively, Bermondsey is also a popular student area. Slightly closer towards the city centre, you’re only around 20-minutes from central London while still being just half an hour from the university campus. If you’d rather be away from hectic city living, check out Lewisham, which is just a 20-minute tube ride south of Goldsmiths.
Life on Campus
The university has an impressive range of facilities on campus, which include a 24-hour library and a very unique campus cinema. With such a heavy focus on the creative industry and digital media, students have access to recording spaces, studio spaces and even a 200-seat theatre. Goldsmiths is also home to an onsite bank.
The campus is lucky to be in such a quality student area, with plenty going on in and around the main buildings. Whether you fancy a checking out the diverse range of restaurants, with food from all around the world, or sticking around after uni to enjoy some of the local nightlife - there’s always plenty to get stuck into. This is why the area has a reputation for being a vibrant student town!
UniHomes are here to help you find the perfect student accommodation at Goldsmiths, University London. We showcase a selection of homes available across London, with different sizes, styles and decors to suit you. To make the house-hunting experience as straight forward as possible, all of the student houses that you see with UniHomes come with all of the bills included! That way, you won’t get any nasty surprises - and you’ll always know how much you’re paying each month.