SOAS University of London

Accommodation: Halls of Residence

Helen Graham House

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Helen Graham House is a popular student accommodation site offering value for money accommodation in central London. SOAS campus is within a 7 minute walk away making the centre of London your playground. For entertainment the British Museum is opposite, with Leicester Square, Piccadilly Circus and Covent Garden also close by. Travelling outside of central London is easy with Holborn and Tottenham Court Road underground stations within a 10 minutes’ walk away.

Helen Graham House has 24 hour security and offers furnished single or twin rooms with Wi-Fi throughout. Bathrooms are shared on a single sex basis and there is secure cupboard space provided in a communal kitchen. Residents also benefit from study and common room spaces.

SOAS have negotiated discounted rooms to be held exclusively for our students.

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  • 50 Mbps WI-FI included
  • Fully furnished rooms
  • Secure key card access
  • 24 hour concierge / security
  • Room contents insurance included
  • Large common room
  • TV lounge
  • Large communal dining area
  • Bike storage
  • On site launderette


Accommodation applications will open on the 8th March 2021, applicants will receive an invitation to apply for accommodation email once they are at ‘firm’ status.

Application and Fees 2021/2022 - Tenancy start date 25th September 2021 to 1st July (40 wk) or 9th Sept (50 wk)

40 and 50 week contracts

Room Type Annual Weekly Spaces
Twin 40wk £7,532.40 £188.31 3
Twin 50wk £8,487.00 £169.74 7
Single 40wk £10,503.20 £262.58 13
Single 50wk £12,200.50 £244.01 27

When to apply

You can apply once you have firmly accepted your offer of a place at SOAS and paid the deposit if you are a PG student. SOAS have negotiated special rates for our students with our accommodation partners and the current accommodation options can be found below, although there may be new additions to the portfolio during the application period. There is no closing date for applications, but you are advised to apply early.

How to apply

Applications are made via the SOAS Accommodation web page. Once you have decided where you would like to live, please visit the HOW TO APPLY SECTION and complete the online form to make your choice. Please follow the instructions specific to your accommodation selection.


Helen Graham House is managed by Optivo