Accommodation, safety and support


Subject to conditions, University-allocated accommodation is guaranteed to new first year undergraduate students. Find out more about our Accommodation guarantee.

Further information about accommodation at Bristol can be found on the Accommodation Office website. You can also see our residences.


Bristol is well-known for being a friendly and vibrant city, with a fantastic atmosphere for students. It is also a safe city, having been awarded Purple Flag status and 'secured environment' status in a police certification scheme. The University has its own Security Services and University Police Officer.

Find out more about personal safety.

Support at the University

The University provides a comprehensive network of student services to ensure you flourish at Bristol. Find out where to get help.

Contact a student

If you have concerns about a student, find out about help we can offer from our parent concerns page.

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