Living at Reaseheath

Our Halls of Residence provide residential students with a safe place to settle into student life quickly and our facilities and activities, led by the Student Association, mean you will always have something to do!

Reaseheath College has on-site residential accommodation for up to 1,000 students, fully supported by a safeguarding team. Alongside the range of accommodation, onsite facilities include:

  • Multiple catering outlets open from 8am until 7pm
  • Under 18 and HE common rooms
  • Student bar in the heart of the campus equipped with a pool table, table tennis and large screen TVs
  • Access to the college gym and sports activities
  • Shuttle bus into Nantwich and local shops – specific days and times

Any full time students aged 16 and over may apply for a residential place and a bursary may be available to help with costs. Places are limited* so please ask for up to date details once you have been offered a place on a course.

You can visit a typical student room if you attend one of our Course Open Events or at your interview.

Accommodation fees are based on a full academic year, excluding half terms (only applicable to FE students), Christmas and Easter breaks. They are charged on a termly basis.

Reaseheath has residential places for students who require disabled facilities.

*Priority is given to students who live far away from Reaseheath and are unable to travel in on a daily basis, or would benefit educationally due to personal welfare and social problems.

“Reasheath’s residential provision for students aged between 16 and 18 year is outstanding

Ofsted Care Standards Inspection 2013 – Graded Outstanding in all areas

Arranging a visit

Students and parents are welcome to visit the College to view the accommodation prior to, or after, them making their choice of room:

Monday to Friday, 9.30am – 5.00pm (by appointment only)
Evenings and weekends (by appointment only)

Please contact Student Services by emailing studentservices@reaseheath.ac.uk or calling 01270 613209 (between 9am-5pm Monday-Friday).

Our accommodation 2017/18

Under 18 Accommodation

Type of RoomCost per week including 7 day a week meals allowanceCost per week including 5 day a week meals allowance
Reaseheath single£143£133
Reaseheath shared£133£123
Jodrell half en-suite£148£138
Wilbraham single£148£138
Cotton single en-suite£163.50£153.50
Tomkinson single en-suite£163.50£153.50

Over 18 Accommodation

Type of RoomSelf CateringCost per week including 7 day a week meals allowanceCost per week including 5 day a week meals allowance
Chetwood single en-suite£117.50£168.50£158.50
Platt single en-suite£117.50£168.50£158.50
Student village, phase 1 single en-suiteN/A£148£138
Student village, phase 2-4 single en-suiteN/A£138£128
Capesthorne, Gawsworth, Rode, Tabley and Tatton Halls£115£168.50£158.50

Meal Allowance

As part of our safeguarding provision we endeavour to ensure that our students are eating healthily and regularly and therefore, to encourage our students to eat a set meal 3 times a day, student ID cards will be set up to purchase three balanced meals to be used during the times of:-

Breakfast 8am – 9.30am

Lunch       11am – 2pm

Dinner      4pm – 6.30pm

Cards can be set up for food to be purchased through this system for either 5 days per week or 7 days per week depending on student requirements.

Types of Accommodation Available

Jodrell

Jodrell Hall is an under 18 Halls of Residence which has half en-suite facilities. Each room has its own sink and has shared shower, toilet facilities and a communal kitchen area with use of a microwave, toaster and kettle.  Jodrell Hall has 37 bed spaces.

Wilbraham 1, 2 & 3

Wilbraham 1 is an under 18 Halls of Residence which has half en-suite facilities. Each room has its own sink and has shared shower and toilet facilities and a communal kitchen area with use of a microwave, toaster and kettle.

  • Wilbraham 1 has 10 bed spaces
  • Wilbraham 2 has 10 bed spaces
  • Wilbraham 3 has 7 bed spaces

Cotton

Cotton Hall is a modern under 18 Halls of Residence which has full en-suite facilities. In addition, each corridor has its own communal kitchen area with microwave, toaster and kettle. Cotton Hall has 46 bed spaces.

Tomkinson

Tomkinson Hall is a modern under 18 Halls of Residence which has full en-suite facilities. In addition, each corridor has its own communal kitchen with microwave, toaster and kettle. Tomkinson Hall has 48 bed spaces.

Platt

Platt Hall is a modern mixed gender Halls of Residence which has full en-suite facilities. In addition each corridor has its own communal kitchen with microwave, toaster and kettle. Platt Hall has 152 bed spaces.

Chetwood

Chetwood Hall is a modern Halls of Residence which has full en-suite facilities. In addition, each corridor has its own communal kitchen with microwave, toaster and kettle. Chetwood Hall has 96 bed spaces.

Student Village 1

Student Village 1 is a mixed gender over 18s modular unit Halls of Residence which has full en-suite facilities and includes a microwave and fridge. Student Village 1 has 87 bed spaces.

Please be aware that if you are placed in Student Village Phase 1 you will be moving into one of the new halls of residence Gawsworth Hall, Capesthorne Hall or Rode Hall when these become available.

Student Village 2

Student Village 2 is a mixed gender over 18s modular unit Halls of Residence which has full en-suite facilities and includes the use of a communal kitchen area with microwave, toaster and kettle. Student Village 2 has 147 bed spaces.

Town Houses

Artist impressions

Tabley Hall and Tatton Hall are our new halls of residence for over 18s, which will be ready for September 2018 with shared facilities. It is self-catered accommodation with a communal kitchen area. Gawsworth Hall, Capesthorne Hall and Rode Halls – These new halls will become available in early 2019, if you are offered a room in this accommodation you will be allocated a room in Student Villlage phase 1 until the new rooms become available. You will pay a discounted price of £128 (5 day catering) or £138 (7 day catering) until you are able to move into the new halls.