Accommodation at Downing
Downing College provides over 400 rooms for undergraduates and over 100 rooms (including hostel keepers’ rooms and flats) for postgraduates. Of these rooms, eight have been specially adapted for disabled students, and five of the graduate rooms are for couples.
Each of these rooms are banded accordingly to reflect their size, features and facilities. A full breakdown of these factors can be found in the Accommodation Handbook.
No hidden extras
We charge a fixed, all-inclusive Residence Charge with 'no hidden extras'. All electricity, heating, water, cleaning, maintenance, insurance and network services are included in the Residence Charge. We do not charge a termly catering facilities charge. Typically, undergraduate students need only budget for term-time accommodation.
Residence Charge for undergraduates 2019-2020
Residence Charge for undergraduates
|Rate per week||Number of first-year rooms||Total number of rooms|
|Total number of rooms||134||418|
Residence Charge for postgraduates 2019-2020
Residence Charge for postgraduates
|Rate per week||Total number of rooms|
|Total number of rooms||136|
The fees and charges page contains details of catering charges, as well as additional housekeeping charges in cases of damage.