FE Accommodation

"The wardens have been there for me and all my friends in residence have helped me have a great time. I will miss this place, as it is like my second home. I will never forget my time here."
Grace, Easton Campus Resident (2014-2016)

The simplicity of knowing that whatever happens you are supported by the college and the residential team throughout your time with us is the incentive required to achieve all you set out to. An invisible safety net, our residential facility at the Easton campus offers a protected and caring start to independent living. You live where you learn and as a result we will provide you with a platform to enhance new skills and attributes that will encourage your development and growth.

We offer an unrivalled package, centred on the fields and farms of rural Norwich, Easton Residential is your key to a safe and comfortable life away from home. We request only that you do your best from start to finish.

Coming to Norwich to study might be your first time living away from home. Our student accommodation will allow you to enjoy your new-found independence in safe, welcoming and sociable surroundings.

Life in Residence

Sharing accommodation with 100+ other like-minded students is your gateway to independent and supported living. We pride ourselves on the openness, friendliness and key values we instil in residence. We understand how important it is to feel safe and comfortable, as a result we make you are priority. Moving from home is a big deal at any age, the foundations of our networks and friendly team will ensure you settle in quickly and comfortably. A stone’s throw from the classroom, field or farm you will be best placed to live and learn to the best of your potential while staying with us. Welcome to Easton Residential.


There are two different types of accommodation:

1. Our En-suite rooms are single occupancy study rooms with a bathroom/wet room included. £4,680 per academic year including all bills and food.

 2. Our Shared accommodation rooms are single occupancy study rooms with a shared bathroom facility. £3,960 per academic year including all bills and food.

Payment Plans & Deposit

The college would like to make payment as easy as possible. Easton residential offer 3 payment plans:

OPTION 1: Total cost paid at start of term

OPTION 2: 8 month payment plan: (September to April)
- En Suite: £4680 divided by 8 = £585 per month
- Shared: £3960 divided 8 = £495 per month

OPTION 3: Termly Plans 
- 1st term = 40% 
- 2nd term = 40%
- Final term = 20%

Deposits of £200 are required with a six week notice period to cover the cost of damages and losses to student accommodation and property.


Either option of accommodation will contain a bed and mattress, a desk, a chair, a wardrobe, a hot and cold tapped sink, plenty of storage space, a set of curtains, a waste paper basket, a single vanity mirror and light and a good sized pin board for organisation. All rooms are centrally heated at no extra cost.

Other benefits include:

  • 15 meals across the seven day offer
  • Cleaners visit daily to refresh your room
  • Free Parking on Site
  • A team of Residential Assistants to support with your needs
  • OFSTED rated FE accommodation Good (2016)
  • Common room fitted with Computers, Table Tennis, 50 inch TV and Comfortable seating area.
  • A place to wash and dry your clothes
  • Mini Bus trips and activities throughout the week

Home Comforts

Please be sure that you are fully equipped for life in residence. We are happy for you to create your own spaces within your rooms by using your posters, photos, books, games consoles and computers. These are all perfect accessories to bring along to help you settle and feel at home. Please remember bedding, pillows and towels are NOT provided.

Please DO NOT bring microwaves, candles, incense sticks or anything flammable. Please refrain from bringing big and loud speakers. You are able to bring your own kettles, fridges, televisions (you will need a licence).

Facilities & Activities

The college boasts some excellent on site facilities, including Tennis courts, A fully equipped gym and a state of the art 3G set up. In residence we offer free daily activities and trips away to fun places.

Activities in our calendar include: Paint Balling, Go Karting, Swimming, Football, Tennis, Basketball, Cooking, Film Nights, City Trips and regular trips to the local supermarket.  

We like to think that if there is time, and we are available: we will try and do it.


For more information about our on-site accommodation, please call 01603 731288 or email residential@eastonotley.ac.uk

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