UCFB has partnered with Unite Students at the new Arch View House Building on First Way to offer all UCFB Wembley students vibrant, safe and centrally-located student accommodation in the heart of Wembley. UCFB discounted prices will be available to all UCFB undergraduate and GIS postgraduate students when you request through the link below. 

NOW OPEN- Click here to request accommodation for 2021/2022.

Unite Students is located in the Arch View House building on First Way, in the heart of Wembley Park regeneration area, home to the world famous football stadium and newly built retail outlet centre. Central London is just a short tube ride away from the property. In addition to student accommodation, UCFB teaching, study and social facilities are also located within the building. There will be a range of different room types available at Arch View House to suit your needs, and within the property you will find everything you need to enjoy student life.

  • En-suite rooms, studios, twodios and threedios are available
  • Large communal areas to socialise and study in
  • 20 minutes to central London
  • 5 minutes walk to Wembley stadium
  • Onsite gym and communal garden area
  • Enjoy using market-leading WiFi speed
  • 24-hour security and on-site customer service and maintenance team
Room Types
Ensuite - £199.95 per week – 44 week contract

Feel at home in your en-suite room, which has a private shower room with sink and toilet, a comfortable bed and a large Wi-Fi connected study area. As well as a wardrobe, you'll find storage space under your bed and shelves and drawers to store your belongings. Your shared fitted kitchen and living area is an ideal space to relax with your flatmates.

Studio - £234.84 per week – 51 week contract

Our studio rooms are perfect for students looking for more privacy. You will have your own en-suite bathroom and fully fitted kitchen, as well as a comfortable bed, a wardrobe, plenty of additional storage for your belongings, and a Wi-Fi connected study space.

Twodio - £182.31 per week – 51 week contract

Twodios are comprised of two bedrooms each containing a comfortable bed and a large Wi-Fi connected study area. As well as a wardrobe, you'll find storage space under your bed and shelves and drawers to store your belongings. The two bedrooms share a fitted kitchen and bathroom.

Our twodios and threedios are ideal if you would like to share with friends.

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Threedio - £182. 31 per week – 51 week contract

Threedios are comprised of three bedrooms each containing a comfortable bed and a large Wi-Fi connected study area. As well as a wardrobe, you'll find storage space under your bed and shelves and drawers to store your belongings. The three bedrooms share a fitted kitchen and bathroom.

Our twodios and threedios are ideal if you would like to share with friends.

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*Prices correct for 2021/2022

If you are interested in requesting semester 2 accommodation for the remainder of 2020/2021, then please contact accommodationwembley@ucfb.com

What’s included
Facilities
  • Bike storage
  • Recycling 
  • Laundry 
  • Gym
Social and Study
  • Common area
  • Cinema room
  • Outdoor social space
  • Communal study space
Living Essentials (free)
  • Heating 
  • Wi-Fi (communal areas) 
  • Wi-Fi (in your flat)
  • Water
  • MyUnite app
  • Electric 
Safety and Security
  • CCTV
  • Fire system
  • Secure access
  • Onsite service team
  • Contents insurance
  • Maintenance support
UCFB will also have the following facilities available at the First Way building
  • 3 large auditoriums 
  • Refreshment and communal area 
  • Seminar rooms 
  • Sports lab 
  • Broadcasting studio 
  • Library 
  • Study Hub 
  • Bookable Student meeting rooms 
  • Student Services 

We help all UCFB students secure accommodation with our nominated partner, Unite Students. Our student accommodation and student services teams also work together to provide pastoral support to encourage a safe, secure and happy living environment and provide discreet support for students when they need help. 

Visiting Arch View House at First Way 

Due to Government guidelines, visits are not currently permitted. 

Please view the virtual tour below, you can also view the tour here on YouTube.

Payments

Payment Plan

Payment 1 - 26th October 2021
Payment 2 - 21st January 2022
Payment 3 - 26th April 2022

Funding

Applicants eligible to apply for a student maintenance loan can apply to receive up to £12,382 towards their cost of living and accommodation, please visit here  for an approximate indication of how much you might receive. 

In addition, applicants with a household income of less than £40,000 can also apply for a means tested bursary to be paid direct towards any of the above rooms. Please visit the UCFB Scholarships & Bursaries page for more information on this scheme. 

UCFB Wembley accommodation bursaries are only available to students who book a nominated room with our preferred accommodation provider, Unite Students at Arch View house, First Way If you apply to live with our partnered accommodation and choose a non-nominated room you will not be eligible for an accommodation bursary. Please contact the bursaries or accommodation teams for more information.

Facilities Available
  • Common areas  study rooms, communal kitchen and lounge space, as well as a gym and cinema room to sit back and relax with your friends. 
  • Bike storage  Arch View House provides plenty of bike storage. 
  • Outdoor space - there is plenty of space to catch up with your friends in the sun, either in the ground floor courtyard, 1st floor terrace, or even on the roof terraces with views of the Stadium. 
  • Flats - include dust pan and brush, hoover (collect from reception), mop and buckets, two kitchen bins, television (ensuite kitchens only -students need to provide their own TV license for the communal area) 
  • Laundry facilities  easy access for students to do their laundry with quick step-by-step instructions and use of the Circuit laundry app. 

It is also next to the brand new UCFB teaching facilities that are opening for the 2021/2022 Academic year. 

Disabled Students

Accessible rooms can be made available on request, and we can allocate ground floor rooms to students with limited mobility. 

Please ensure that within your request you mention any medical or other condition which need to be taken into account in the allocation of your accommodation. Such requirements should be indicated on your form, accompanied by written confirmation from a medical practitioner or other professional body, so that we can allocate rooms accordingly. All information provided will be treated confidentially. 

If we are not provided with all relevant information at the time of requesting your room, we may not be able to change your allocation at a later date. There is no guarantee that suitable facilities will be available. Please make sure you mention anything that may have a bearing on your health and safety or the health and safety of those living around you.

Wembley accommodation FAQs
Is UCFB Wembley accommodation catered?

Arch View House at First Way is self-catered, with excellent facilities for students to cook to their own taste in modern flats. 

A large number of restaurants and cafes are available in the Wembley Park area, within just a few minutes’ walk. The London Designer Outlet and Boxpark Wembley host dozens of eateries, including many popular chains, and independent retailers to cater for all different tastes. 

Supermarkets are within walking distance of Wembley and include a large 24 hour Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury and Lidl, not to mention many more family-run convenience stores. 

Do students stay in halls for a number of years?

All students are eligible to apply for rooms in halls. First years, returning students and Master's students all currently stay in the accommodation.

How do I apply?

Please complete the online form to request your accommodation via the link on the  UCFB Wembley accommodation page.

If I’m holding an offer from UCFB as my insurance choice, should I still request accommodation?

You can still request accommodation, however, please always be aware of the cancellation terms and conditions with the accommodation provider directly.

Do I need to pay an application fee/deposit?

A deposit is not required. However, there is a payment of £250 towards your first rent instalment and is required at the point of booking.

Is the accommodation deposit refundable if I don’t end up attending UCFB?

You may cancel your booking within the first 7 days after you made the booking (the “7 Day Cooling-Off Period”). If you do that, Unite will return the payment of advance rent to you. If the 7 Day Cooling-Off-Period has expired, you will have to pay all amounts due under your Tenancy Agreement unless a replacement Tenant is found for your Room. 
 
If you are a prospective first year undergraduate student and your offer of a place is withdrawn by UCFB as a result of you not achieving the required entry grades, you will be eligible to be released from this agreement. You may also be eligible to be released from this agreement if you are a prospective first year undergraduate student and you choose to go to a different University because you have exceeded your expected grades. To apply to be released from this agreement in the circumstances referred to above, you will need to supply Unite Students with the following: 

  • A copy of your letter from UCFB withdrawing your offer or UCAS screen shot of your UCAS status which confirms that the required results were not achieved; or 
  • A copy of the proof of acceptance of your new university by UCAS adjustment
What are the accommodation options for students at UCFB Wembley Campus?

UCFB has partnered with Unite Students at Arch View House, First Way to offer UCFB Wembley students vibrant, safe and centrally-located student accommodation in the heart of Wembley. 

Arch View House is located in the heart of Wembley Park regeneration area, home to the world famous football stadium, London Designer Outlet and Boxpark Wembley. Central London is just a short tube ride away from the property. There will be a range of different room types available to suit your needs, and within the property you will find everything you need to enjoy student life. 

How do I arrange a tour of the accommodation?

Due to the government guidelines, viewings are not currently available. 

Please view the virtual tour on YouTube.

If you would like further information, please contact us on +443332417416  or email accommodationwembley@ucfb.com.

How many weeks of the year will I be liable for?

You will be liable for the whole duration of your Tenancy Agreement, and this will be specified in your booking offer. Ensuites are offered in 44 weeks; Studios, Two-dios and Three-dios in 51 weeks.

Who do I need to tell if I have a disability that affects the type of accommodation I require?

In the first instance you will need to tell our Student Recruitment & Admissions Office on +443330603180 or via email at study@ucfb.com 

Accessible rooms can be made available on request, and we can allocate ground floor rooms to students with limited mobility. 

Please ensure that within your request you mention any medical or other condition which need to be taken into account in the allocation of your accommodation. Such requirements should be indicated on your form, accompanied by written confirmation from a medical practitioner or other professional body, so that we can allocate rooms accordingly. All information provided will be treated confidentially. 

If we are not provided with all relevant information at the time of requesting your room, we may not be able to change your allocation at a later date. There is no guarantee that suitable facilities will be available. Please make sure you mention anything that may have a bearing on your health and safety or the health and safety of those living around you. 

Student Services will also work closely with you throughout your time at UCFB. 

Do I need to let UCFB know if I will be living at home?

No, this is not required and you can disregard any information you receive on UCFB accommodation.

What if I do not wish to live in Student Accommodation?

UCFB would encourage you towards staying in Student Accommodation to fully experience student and campus life. However, renting private accommodation is also an option for some students, such as students with families. 

What happens if I defer my place at UCFB?

If you defer your place before confirming your accommodation bookings with Unite, please disregard any information you receive on accommodation for the current academic year. We will send you the information again for your deferred place at the appropriate time. 

If you defer your place after you make the accommodation booking, you should contact us as soon as possible. 

I haven’t received information about accommodation yet. What should I do?

You should have received accommodation information by the end of April. If you are a late applicant to UCFB you may receive accommodation information at a later stage. 

If you are worried because you have not received any information, please contact our Accommodation Office on +443332417416 or via email at accommodationwembley@ucfb.com.

Can I be released from my Residence Agreement to move into private student housing mid-semester or to return to live at home?

Unfortunately, this is not usually possible. You will have accepted a contractually binding Tenancy Agreement direct with Unite Students for the entire academic session, on a 44 week or 51 week contract, depending on the room type. 

If my son/daughter opts to commute but partway through the first term decides they would prefer to move into accommodation, would it be too late?

Rooms are subject to availability and UCFB will be happy to help with any arrangements should this be the case.  

Please email us at accommodationwembley@ucfb.com. 

Contact

If you have any queries please contact our UCFB Accommodation Office on:

Telephone: +443332417416

Email: accommodationwembley@ucfb.com

Request your accommodation here

If you are a new or current UCFB student please click below to request your accommodation. Once logged into the Learner Portal click “My accommodation”

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