Student accommodation

Student accommodation

Exclusively for students studying nursing, midwifery or operating department practice at Anglia Ruskin University (ARU), Harston House offers on-site accommodation at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge. The site is 2.5 miles from the Anglia Ruskin Campus, which can be reached via local bus services, including a park and ride, in 30 minutes.

Trust student placements (dieticians, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, speech therapists, radiographers and orthotists) can also apply. Please contact your department in the first instance.

The accommodation has 240 single rooms, arranged in corridors of 12-14 rooms, so there are plenty of opportunities to meet like-minded students. Each room is furnished with a single bed, desk and chair and wardrobe, and you’ll have your own sink and vanity unit.

Student accommodation offers:

  • Single-occupancy, fully-furnished bedrooms
  • Communal kitchens, bathrooms and toilets
  • No deposit
  • Lockable cupboard in the kitchen
  • Utilities included
  • 1 month minimum tenancy

Services and facilities:

A pound sign. Great value student accommodation An icon of an oven Kitchens have fridge/freezer, cooker Washing machine icon On-site laundry (coin operated)
lift buttons icon Lifts to all floors On-site team icon On-site services and maintenance team A bicycle Bicycle racks available

Optional extras

Hardwired internet is available through Keysurf, with three speed options of 2, 10 or 20Mbps. You can purchase a compatible router to switch the signal to WiFi for a one-off fee of £50.

car-parking Car parking (by application to the Hospital Access Centre) broadband icon Broadband connection (at a charge) Television icon TV aerial points in all rooms

Room types and pricing options

Rent is paid monthly on the first of every month by direct debit

Flat type Minimum tenancy length Monthly rent (From 1st April 2016) Deposit
Single 1 Month £387.62 None

How to apply

For students at ARU

Applications for accommodation at Harston House should be made through Anglia Ruskin University.

For students on Trust placements

Please complete an accommodation application form (PDF 64KB), and submit to the Sanctuary Housing office either by email: enquiries-addenbrookes@sanctuary-housing.co.uk or by post:

Sanctuary Housing Office
Grantchester House
Adrian Way
Long Road
Cambridge
CB2 0SQ