Cygnet Wharf

The exterior of Cygnet Wharf from across the Brayford Pool

About Cygnet Wharf

Cygnet Wharf is our first-year only student property, designed to offer a traditional halls of residence experience in a modern environment. The complex comprises three contemporary buildings of self-catered apartments, the majority of which house between 10 and 12 students. In total there are 442 furnished student bedrooms. Some apartments have rooms specifically designed for students with disabilities.

Each apartment has a fully fitted kitchen including a cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave, kettle, television, dining area, iron, ironing board, vacuum cleaner, and mop and bucket.

All rooms in Cygnet Wharf are single en-suite rooms and fully furnished with a three-quarter size bed (a small double), wardrobe, desk, and drawers. En-suite rooms include a shower, basin, and toilet. Rent is inclusive of utility bills. Free 24-hour WiFi internet access and wired network is also available.

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Here you can take a look at the typical length of accommodation contracts, as well as typical payment options.

Cygnet Wharf

Property Details3 Instalment Payment Plan
Room TypeWeekly CostAnnual CostContract LengthStart DateEnd DateInstalment 1Instalment 2Instalment 3
En-suite£186.00£7,440.0040 WeeksSeptember 15, 2024June 22, 2025£2,480.00£2,480.00£2,480.00

University Gym Access

All students who book a University-managed room for September 2024 will also receive gym membership, with classes access, for the duration of their accommodation contract (40, 44, or 46 weeks). Our on-campus gym is located in the University Sports Centre, just a short walk away from our on-campus accommodation.

Students using cycling machines in the gym

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Applying for accommodation at Lincoln is simple. If you have accepted Lincoln as your firm choice on UCAS for 2024 entry, you can now apply for your accommodation through our online booking portal. You may need to allow up to 24 hours after you have accepted your offer before making your application. During your application, you'll be able to highlight any specific requirements you may have, such as room location preference, housemates, or whether you're looking to live with like-minded flatmates.

If you haven't already made a visit to campus to see our stunning accommodation options in person, why not book a visit? You can find out more about how to book your visit on our Open Days and Visits page.

Contact Us

Accommodation Services Team
University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool Campus

01522 886300

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