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Partner hall: Connaught Hall

Located a few minutes walk from Birkbeck, Connaught Hall offers accommodation to 230 students, predominantly single rooms with shared bathrooms.

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  • 25-36 Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9EX
  • Closest underground stations: Russell Square, Euston Square
  • Travel time to Bloomsbury campus: 2 minutes on foot


  • 24-hour reception, quiet room, common room, laundrette, bike storage, computer room, TV room, music room, WiFi
  • Small pantries are available on each floor with communal fridges, hob and microwave.
  • Rooms and shared bathrooms are located along a corridor.


  • You will have your meals in the dining hall twice a day, every day: breakfast (brunch at weekends) and dinner. There is also a small pantry on your floor with a fridge, kettle and a microwave so you can make yourself a quick snack at any time. 



  • Nominated students will sign an agreement with the University of London Accommodation Services. Once nominated by Birkbeck, all aspects of the student’s contract and life in halls will be managed by the University of London. 
  • Contract duration: 40 weeks for catered rooms, 15 September 2024 - 21 June 2025
  • Allocation by Birkbeck in this hall will be exclusively for the dates stated above.
  • Contract start date cannot be delayed.
  • Students who have been offered a room in this hall can request early arrival when they receive their tenancy agreement from the University of London Accommodation Service. Requests for early arrivals will be dealt with exclusively with the University of London Accommodation Services. 
  • Contract extension after June 2025 can usually be applied for depending on availability. Contract extensions are arranged directly with the hall administration during term two.
  • Rent includes evening meals and breakfasts, insurance, utility bills, WiFi.
  • A deposit and administration fee will be payable to the University of London on receipt of the contract.


  • Please note that only the rooms listed above are available for Birkbeck students to apply for via Birkbeck accommodation. 
  • Accommodation information, including price and accommodation contract terms and conditions are subject to University of London.
  • All payments will be made directly to the University of London Accommodation service. Visit the University of London website for information about payments deadlines and the University of London online payment terms.