The University of Chichester maintains a wide range of accommodation types for its students, to ensure that every lifestyle and need is catered for. All of the accommodation managed by the university is managed by professional staff, meaning that students can depend on secure, comfortable living arrangements alongside 24/7 access to professional accommodation support.
With options of on or off-campus, either catered or self-catered halls, all are well-equipped with high-speed wired and Wi-Fi internet access, heating and electricity, all included in the rent. Prices start from £145 per week for an average 40-week contract.
For those looking to rent from a private property owner, the university has a registered landlord scheme where all properties must be accredited through the local authority Accreditation Scheme before students agree to rent.
The scheme ensures that eligible housing has been inspected by the University and Environmental Health Officers and meets all health and safety requirements. As a result, students at Chichester are able to enjoy comfortable living so they can focus on getting the most out of their studies and student lifestyle.
The university’s subject-specific facilities are renowned for their quality and range and form the basis of Chichester’s excellence as an institution.
The £35 million Engineering and Digital Technology Park on the Bognor Regis campus offers dedicated training to aspiring STEM students.
The university also has specialised physiology labs, biomechanics labs, a sports therapy teaching clinic and a rehab room for sports science programmes. Additionally, there is a gym, rugby pitch, football pitches, J-track and sports dome for a multitude of sports.
The modern library and IT services are located on each campus and have Wi-Fi, open access workstations, printing facilities, individual study rooms and group working spaces. The collection houses over 260,000 volumes in total, as well as over 500,000 e-books, 4,500 e-journals and 100,000 streamed media clips.
The library is open 24 hours a day for the peak weeks of each semester and has extended hours during reading weeks and Easter holidays.
The Creative and Digital Technologies Department has industry-standard digital video-editing facilities, multimedia production and publishing software. It also has Mac/PC-based video editing suites and professional recording studios.
The ShowRoom theatre is a multi-purpose lecture and performance studio with the latest sound and lighting systems. Dance students also use this for performances as well as a number of other studio spaces.
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