Welcome to Polden

Posted 2 months ago

Everything you need to know about living in Polden

Nestled on the peaceful west side of our Claverton Down campus, Polden offers a tranquil living environment. You'll enjoy the convenience of being a short stroll away from all teaching spaces, cafes, the supermarket, and the Students' Union. But that's not all! Inside Polden, you'll find stylish, modern rooms, and to foster a sense of community, each floor boasts a welcoming lounge – the perfect place to relax and connect with fellow students.

You can find out more information about Polden on the University website. Or read on for answers to the most commonly asked questions about this accommodation.

In my accommodation

What size bed will I have?

Will there be bedding?

What storage will I have in my room?

What will I find in my kitchen? 

Are there laundrette facilities at Polden?

Can I bring my own TV?

How do I connect to the Wi-Fi?

Can I bring my bike?

How do I recycle my waste? 

How to contact the ResLife team

For out of hours support

For maintenance issues or fault reporting

For room allocation or accommodation finance enquiries


How can I find out who I will live with? 

Local amenities & travel

What is the surrounding area like? 

Where is the nearest post office? 

Where is the nearest bus stop? 

Where is the nearest train station?

How long is it to walk into Bath city centre? 

Where is the nearest supermarket?

Visit the University website to learn more about Polden.