iQ Life

What’s life like at iQ? Good question. And there’s nobody better to answer it than our student residents who get the most of their iQ experience. After all, university is about much more than hitting the books.

Wherever in the world you’ve joined us from, whatever you’re studying, whatever you’re all about… Bring on your iQ Life.

iQ exclusives

iQ exclusives

Got an eye for a great deal? You can enjoy a variety of discounts and special offers when you're an iQ resident. Find out more about what's in store.

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iQ events

iQ events

We asked 5000 students what really makes a difference, so you’ll find all sorts of facilities and events at our properties to make you feel at home.

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iQ clubs

iQ clubs

iQ clubs are a new way to get together with other residents over a shared interest. Find out more about the treats that are in store and how you can get involved.

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Win with iQ

Like the look of these giveaways? You can enhance your iQ Life by winning with us every month.

This September: Add a little something extra to your iQ home when you show us your Move in Moment. We’ve been busy packing room-enhancing goodies into hundreds of welcome hampers… So, how do you win yours?

Just add your favourite photo or video moment to our social channels – Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or Weibo – and tag us and #iQmoveinmoment.

You can also submit your entries via the submission form above! Just click on ‘Win with iQ’.

Every week in September, we’ll be picking 20 winners, so get creative, get posting and get yourself a special treat!


SupperClub at iQ

All the flavour and fun of great food

From virtual cooking classes to foodie giveaways, keep up to date by joining us on the iQ SupperClub Facebook group.

iQ clubs

Clubs at iQ

Our clubs are a great way to share your interests with other residents.

BookClub at iQ 

Calling all book lovers

 Each month we'll announce the chosen book in our iQ BookClub Facebook group and 100 free books will be up for grabs.

CSSC at iQ

A taste of home while living abroad

The iQ Chinese Students' Club brings together students from all our  properties.

City guides

Take a look inside iQ through the eyes of @iQstudents sharing their favourite places and spaces using #MyiQLife on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.

Student life at iQ: real resident stories  

Lucy, a resident at iQ


I’m proud of making friends and memories

Your university years are about more than just studying. Learn about Lucy’s’ adventures – who lived at iQ Leeds while studying Fashion Design at the University of Leeds. 

Read Lucy's story Read Lucy's story


From Primrose Hill to Brick Lane

"London will always have a special place in my heart. It’s the city full of colour". Living with us at iQ Hoxton in the heart of London, check out Kanpitcha’s university memories while she studied at the University of the Arts London. 

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Spend time with people that make you happy 

Read more about Jake, a Film Studies student at the University of Sheffield who, moving from a rural town, chose iQ Fenton House as his city home. 

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