Apply for accommodation

Application for the UEL halls of residence for 2022/23 are open. Visit our accommodation website to apply. 

If you have any problems please contact us on +44 (0)20 8223 4445 or

Step by step guide

Firm offer

Have an unconditional firm or conditional firm offer from the university. 

Check eligibility

Make sure you are eligible to apply for accommodation. 

Check out the full  eligibility criteria

Log in to the portal

Log in to the accommodation portal and make your application. 


Submit your application on the accommodation portal

Wait for verification

Wait for the residential life team to verify your application.

Provisional offer

You will receive a provisional room offer in line with our deadline dates.

Pay the deposit

Make you £750 payment on UEL Epay in line with our deadline dates. 

Pay deposit now.

Accept room

Once your payment has been made your room allocation will be confirmed. 

Log in to the portal and accept your room with seven days. 


Complete your E-induction on the accommodation portal


We look forward to welcoming you to your new home

Application states

Your application state with change throughout the process. Below explains what each stage means and if any action is required.

Awaiting verification

Your application is awaiting verification for one of the following reasons:

  • You do not have an unconditional firm (UF) offer

Awaiting allocation

We are now in the process of allocating you to your new home. You will receive a provisional room allocation within 7 days of your application being verified.

Provisional allocation

You have been given a provisional room offer. This can be viewed on your Dashboard on the accommodation portal. If you are happy with this provisional room offer please proceed with making your £750 payment on UEL Epay.

Waiting list

Your application has been placed onto The Waiting List, you will be contacted via email once when this status changes.


Your application has been rejected or was unsuccessful.