Student life

Our campus

The University of Surrey’s beautiful campus offers students the best of both worlds. Our safe, self-contained student community is just ten minutes’ walk from Guildford town centre.

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Current students reveal what they love most about the University of Surrey campus

Explore our campus

Surrey won the award for ‘Best University for University Facilities’ at the WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2015. Discover more about the facilities we have on campus.

Food and drink

Our campus offers students a variety of eating options, from international cuisine to a quick bite on-the-go.


Whether it's a leisurely meet with friends or a sit-down-meal, Lakeside Restaurant, Young's and Pizzaman are ideal places to eat.


Grabbing a bite to eat and getting some caffeine has never been so easy with our campus-based cafes.


Our on-campus pub is a great place to unwind with friends after a busy day of lectures.

Food market

Every Thursday our very own market appears on Stag Hill campus giving students a taste of international cuisine.


From club nights to concerts, our entertainment venues are ideal for all types of students.

Rubix and The Basement

Our on-site clubs host regular events with artists and DJs including Calvin Harris, Pendulum and Annie Mac.

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Arts events

Take a look at our events calendar for a full list of of performances, classes and workshops.

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When you are choosing a university, the range, quality, location and cost of accommodation on offer will be important factors in making your final decision.

The University of Surrey's Accommodation Office will help you find the right place to live, on or off campus, at an affordable rent, throughout your time at the University of Surrey.

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Room types

Rooms are banded from A to E according to price and amenities, we also have family flats and guest rooms for visitors.

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  • Appleseed Bookshop – get your textbooks and study supplies
  • Launderette – get all your clothing clean with the convenience of staying on campus
  • Post Office – send back all your parcels and more
  • Santander Bank – do all of your banking in one location on campus
  • SimplyFresh – pop into our local convenience store for all your essentials
  • UniTemps – find yourself a job to help support you during your studies

Campus photo gallery

Take a look at our campus facilities.