Staff seeking accommodation

University housing

The University has a small number of flats and houses to let to new staff or overseas academic visitors for periods of between three months and one year. Information for existing or prospective tenants is available on our University housing for staff page.

Private rented housing

There is a good supply of private rented accommodation in Bristol provided by private landlords. Details of vacancies suitable for members of staff can be found on our property search. Please email to obtain a username and password.

We can provide information about other sources of accommodation (PDF, 107 Kb) including short term accommodation. A list of letting agents (PDF, 240Kb) is also available.

Staff currently renting

Staff in University Housing

Information about your property is contained in the welcome pack provided. If you have further questions please see our questions and answers page.


Repairs can be reported to Staff Accommodation. If out-of-hours, please contact +44 (0)117 928 7848. Please note that this number should only be used for matters that are so urgent that they cannot wait until the Accommodation Office re-opens. Misuse of this number may lead to tenants incurring call out charges.


In an emergency please contact Security on +44 (0)117 331 12233. For all other enquiries, please contact Staff Accommodation.

Staff in private rented accommodation

The Accommodation Office can offer help and advice with all aspects of rented housing. If you have a housing problem please use our online advice form or telephone +44 (0)117 954 6640 to make an appointment with our Private Sector Adviser.

Housing advice

Information about finding and renting accommodation, as well as our housing factsheets can be found in our housing advice section.


If you are a landlord and wish to advertise property to let to University staff, please see our information for landlords page.