Liverpool John Moores Accommodation
With two main city-centre campuses, there is no end of brilliant accommodation available to students at LJMU.
Liverpool has a large student population so you’ll find all types of student accommodation here, including cluster flats, ensuites and private studios. Whatever your requirements, preferences and priorities, we’re sure you’ll find the perfect place for you. Search by budget, distance to campus or any facilities you need, as well as whether you want all the bills to be included in the price.
Some of our favourite accommodations include IconInc, The Ascent; find soundproof music room, a game zone, on-site gym and cinema and a 24-hour concierge in this luxury accommodation less than five minutes from the Mount Pleasant campus. Also close to Mount Pleasant campus is Agnes Jones House, with everything from shared bathrooms in cluster flats to studios, and the option of adding parking for an extra fee if you’d like to bring your car.
If you would prefer to be near the City Campus, check out Vita Student – it’s less than a ten-minute walk into the campus and offers a coffee lounge, an on-site gym and yoga classes.
About Liverpool John Moores University
Liverpool John Moores University Rank
Ranked 80th in the country, LJMU courses rank in the top ten for Materials Technology, Land and Property Management, and Agriculture and Forestry.
LMJU can be found in Liverpool city centre, split into two main campuses. The City Campus is just a short walk from some of Liverpool’s biggest attractions and houses buildings for a variety of teaching and courses. The Mount Pleasant campus is framed by the gorgeous Anglican and Metropolitan Cathedrals.
Students at LJMU can expect access to their career services, including 1:1 support meetings, the 24/7 Careers Zone and opportunities to access flexible, part-time paid work through the university’s on-campus recruitment agency. This can help boost practical skills as well as promoting industry knowledge and employability.
The standard maximum fees for full-time UK undergraduate students is currently £9,250, but students from England, Scotland and Wales can apply for tuition fee loans. If you’re concerned about fees, check out our guide to tuition fees.
Bursaries and Scholarship Opportunities
Liverpool John Moores University offers a range of bursaries and scholarships for everything from academic or community excellence to bursaries like the John Lennon Imagine Award for care leavers or those estranged from their families.
Student Life at Liverpool John Moores University
Check out our blog to see some of the fun things for students to do in Liverpool. You can also find three branches of the best drunk food you can find at Nabzy’s, and made our top ten list of the best vegan cities in the UK. Football and music fans alike flock to Liverpool, whether taking a pilgrimage to Penny Lane (Liverpool is recognised as a UNESCO City of Music) or watching the rivalry unfold at the Merseyside Derby.
Situated between the two main teaching campuses is the LJMU Student Life Building and Sports Building. The student union, JMSU, can be found here and offers over 100 societies to try something new as well as volunteering opportunities and events throughout the year. The LJMU Sport Building offers amazing membership deals and more than 40 health and fitness classes to take up, and it’s only open to LJMU students and staff.
There is a library on each campus, with study spaces as well as bookable group study areas and computers. You can also find the Learning Commons in the Student Life Building, which is open 24/7 during semester – so when your deadline is coming up fast, you can drop into a study space and get focused!
Liverpool John Moores Accommodation FAQs
Which off-campus accommodation is the closest to LJMU?
There are plenty of accommodation options very close to both campuses. Hope Street Apartments is just a three-minute walk from the Mount Pleasant Campus, while Byrom Point is just a two-minute walk from the City Campus.
When should I start looking for Liverpool John Moores accommodation?
We recommend looking into accommodation as soon as possible, so you can get a good spot. If you’re starting in September, you should usually be booking at the start of that year to ensure you get a place you want.
How many campuses does Liverpool John Moores have?
The university has two main campuses. Both Mount Pleasant Campus and City Campus are in Liverpool city and are less than a 20-minute walk apart with the Student Life Building between them, so whichever LJMU accommodation you choose, you’ll be able to get to classes on either campus easily.
Is Liverpool safe for LJMU students?
Liverpool is typically considered a safe city, with lower crime rates than many other major cities, and has been awarded the Purple Flag for 12 consecutive years. LJMU also has a Security Service that is staffed at all times and can provide 24/7 response across campus.
Is LJMU accommodation affordable for students?
Student accommodation near Liverpool John Moores is available to suit a range of budgets, with rooms on offer from just £79 a week.
How do I apply for accommodation at Liverpool John Moores?
To apply for accommodation with Mystudenthalls.com, simply browse the options and shortlist your favourites. When you’re ready, simply contact all of them at once to ask any questions you may have or enquire about a space!