University of Brighton

With its near 22,000 students, Brighton University is a big part of the spirit of the vibrant seaside town. In keeping with the city’s green attitude, it won a first-class award for its ethical and environmental performance in People & Planet’s University League Table in 2015.

Spread across three sites in and around the city and with additional campuses at Eastbourne and Hastings, it focuses on professional education, with most of its degree awards recognised by professional organisations. With 91.6% of its graduates in work or further education within six months of leaving, students attending having great prospects.

The Grand Parade campus in town is home to the College of Arts and Humanities and houses their Design Archives and the moving image treasure trove of Screen Archive South East. The Falmer campus features a floodlit 3G AstroTurf pitch and other sports courts, plus a recently opened sports pavilion. The Moulsecoomb campus is where you’ll find the student union, as well as the Sir Harry Ricardo Laboratories and soon a new engineering building.

Sawmills is near the city centre and just a 6-minute walk from the Moulsecoomb student union or 18 minutes by bus to the Falmer campus. Abacus House is perfect for those wanting to be nearer the thick of the action, and is just 10 minutes’ walk from Brighton Train Station. Abacus House has an outdoor social space for sunny days, and Sawmills comes with its own onsite laundry.

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THE BUILDING

Sawmills

Sawmills offers an intimate student living experience in Brighton, providing rooms and studios a short walk from the University of Brighton and city centre.

The home of just 51 residents, Sawmills is one of our smaller properties, yet still offers a wide choice of en suite rooms and studios. It's the ideal property for those who love a close-knit student community, and puts you within easy walking distance of the city centre and local amenities. A variety of services are offered on site, including bike storage, laundry and free WiFi.

Social spaces offer plenty of room for dining, studying or relaxing, with comfy sofas and a large TV. Your journeys to campus will be made easy, with public transport nearby to take you to the University of Sussex, while the University of Brighton is just a short walk away.

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Sawmills offers an intimate student living experience in Brighton, providing rooms and studios a short walk from the University of Brighton and city centre.

The home of just 51 residents, Sawmills is one of our smaller properties, yet still offers a wide choice of en suite rooms and studios. It's the ideal property for those who love a close-knit student community, and puts you within easy walking distance of the city centre and local amenities. A variety of services are offered on site, including bike storage, laundry and free WiFi.

Social spaces offer plenty of room for dining, studying or relaxing, with comfy sofas and a large TV. Your journeys to campus will be made easy, with public transport nearby to take you to the University of Sussex, while the University of Brighton is just a short walk away.

See all our Brighton student accommodation 

THE BUILDING

Abacus House

Abacus House is centrally located in Brighton, offering modern rooms and studios a short journey from the University of Brighton and the University of Sussex.

Just 20 minutes' walk from Brighton seafront, Abacus House enjoys close proximity to all the attractions of the city centre. This friendly student accommodation is located just off busy London Road with its many shops and restaurants, and offers a wide range of modern en suite rooms. There are also self-contained studios for more independent student living, all equipped with their own kitchenette, living space, double bed and shower.

The building provides a variety of social and study spaces, including a lounge and roof terrace, and the team hold regular social events for residents. It's easy to reach the University of Brighton on foot, or catch a bus to the University of Sussex campus nearby.

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Abacus House is centrally located in Brighton, offering modern rooms and studios a short journey from the University of Brighton and the University of Sussex.

Just 20 minutes' walk from Brighton seafront, Abacus House enjoys close proximity to all the attractions of the city centre. This friendly student accommodation is located just off busy London Road with its many shops and restaurants, and offers a wide range of modern en suite rooms. There are also self-contained studios for more independent student living, all equipped with their own kitchenette, living space, double bed and shower.

The building provides a variety of social and study spaces, including a lounge and roof terrace, and the team hold regular social events for residents. It's easy to reach the University of Brighton on foot, or catch a bus to the University of Sussex campus nearby.

See all our Brighton student accommodation