UCL Centre for languages & international education (CLIE)



Study in the heart of London


Get to know others on the programme by booking your accommodation in one of the UCL Summer School residences. Both residences are located in the heart of London and feature private bedrooms with en suite bathrooms, 24/7 security, free Wi-Fi, laundry services, and weekly clean and change of bed linen. Both residences have access to tennis courts which can be booked free of charge.

Standard Accommodation

John Dodgson House is one of UCL’s dedicated central London student residences. Located near St Pancras and King’s Cross stations, it is a short walk from the UCL campus. This residence offers private, en suite rooms in shared flats with other UCL Summer School students. The flats are self-catered with shared kitchen areas.

Cost: £1000 per 3-week Session


Premium Accommodation

Garden Halls is a new development offering cutting edge student accommodation with outstanding facilities. Located even closer to the UCL campus than John Dodgson Hall, this residence features private en suite rooms as well as cinema, music and games rooms, an outdoor terrace, quiet study rooms and a cafeteria. This residence is catered and students can choose a meal plan including breakfast only, or breakfast and dinner.*

Cost: £1450 per 3-week Session (breakfast included); OR £1650 per 3-week Session (breakfast and dinner included)


 * Please note that vegetarian options are available but other special dietary requirements cannot be catered for.

Please note the addresses of our residences are as follows:

John Dodgson House, 24-36 Bidborough Street, London, WC1H 9BL

Garden Halls, 1 Cartwright Gardens, Kings Cross, London WC1H 9EN


Session One

Check in
Sunday 1 July, 12 noon
Check out
Saturday 21 July, 10am

Session Two

Check in
Sunday 22 July, 12 noon
Check out
Saturday 11 August, 10am

Sessions One and Two

Check in
Sunday 1 July, 12 noon
Check out
Saturday 11 August, 10am

Booking your accommodation

We only ask applicants to complete one Summer School application form which includes both study and accommodation requests. To apply for accommodation, you simply need to select it when completing your application form.


  • Register interest in your chosen modules
  • Receive notice of visits to your country and more
Register now


Follow the UCL Summer School on social media

Follow the UCL International Summer School for Undergraduates on Facebook Follow the UCL International Summer School for Undergraduates on Twitter