SOAS University of London

Undergraduate Accommodation

Dinwiddy House

Dinwiddy House Front

Accommodation applications will open on the 1 March 2019, applicants will receive an accommodation email with details of all accommodation options.


SOAS students have exclusive access to Dinwiddy House, managed by Sanctuary Students. Dinwiddy House is a predominantly undergraduate hall, students are accommodated in flats of 4-8 rooms clustered around a shared kitchen/dining space. All rooms are en-suite. Two single studios and one double studio are also available. It is a self-catered, mixed residence, although applications for single sex flats will be considered where possible. The property is suitable for students requiring adapted accommodation.

Dinwiddy House is located on Pentonville Road (N1), a 20-minute walk, 10 minute bus and 5 minute tube ride to the SOAS campus. Close to Angel, Camden and Kings Cross, the location offers a cinema, theatres, pubs, restaurants and is five minutes walk from the Eurostar terminal with easy access to Paris and Euro Disney, Amsterdam, and Brussels

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  • Broadband internet included 
  • Contents insurance included
  • 24 hour security
  • Common room with TV, DVD player and vending machines
  • Courtyard
  • Laundry room
  • Secure bike shed
  • Wheelchair access & adapted rooms
  • 2 Resident cats - Boots and Pebbles 
  • Communal areas cleaned weekly


2019/20 Applications and Fees - Tenancy start date 22nd September 2019

38 & 51 week contract Annual Weekly Spaces (524)
Ensuite £6,382.86 (38wk) £8,566.47 (51wk) £167.97 510
38 & 51 week contracts      
Double Ensuite (51 weeks only) £10,735.50 £210.50 10
Small Studio  £8,336.44 £219.38 1
£11,118.38 £219.38  
Medium Studio  £8,926.58 £234.91 1
£11,980.41 £234.91  

Large Studio

(For Couples)

£10,401.36 £273.72 1
£13,959.72 £273.72

When to apply

New students to SOAS can apply any time from the 1st March 2019. Please remember to select the correct year of study. Priority is given to applications from students who apply soonest.

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 SOAS Accommodation home page and complete the online form to make your choice. Please follow the instructions specific to your accommodation selection.


Dinwiddy House is managed by Sanctuary Students

Dinwiddy House, Pentonville Road, N1 9PF

020 7837 7163