Glassyard Building

About the hall:

  • Location: Stockwell
  • 270 UAL rooms (340 rooms in total)
  • Flats: 4-10 students
  • Tenancy length: 51 weeks
  • Price: £188 - £198 per week


The Glassyard Building is found in the heart of south London and is perfect for students looking for an independent living experience.

The building houses 328 bedrooms and studio flats complete with ensuites and kitchenettes - 258 of these rooms are reserved for UAL students. Each flat cluster is shared between 4-10 students. There is a large dedicated creative workspace and common room, both designed with student needs in mind.

Stockwell has great transport links and the Glassyard Building is just a 5-minute walk from the tube station which provides easy access to central London. The Victoria line will take you from Stockwell to Oxford Circus in about 10 minutes and the easy travel connections make commuting to London College of Communication and Central Saint Martins simple and quick.

Brixton is just a 10-minute walk away and is full of popular cafés, bars and restaurants. Students are also close to Clapham, a popular south London area with a lively nightlife and beautiful green spaces, such as Clapham Common and Brockwell Park.

 Travel times

  • Camberwell College of Arts: 35-minute walk / 14-minute bike ride / 32-minute bus journey / 42-minute tube trip
  • Central Saint Martins: 39-minute bike ride / 33-minute tube trip
  • Chelsea College of Arts: 36-minute walk / 13-minute bike ride / 25-minute bus journey / 20-minute tube trip
  • London College of Communication: 43-minute walk / 18-minute bike ride / 28-minute bus journey / 22-minute tube trip
  • London College of Fashion: 29-minute bike ride / 55-minute bus journey / 25-minute tube trip
  • Wimbledon College of Arts: 37-minute bike ride / 56-minute tube trip

Please note travel times below are based on nearest college. 

Virtual tours

Take a tour of the Glassyard Building, its bedrooms, facilities and common spaces.

An Introduction to Glassyard

Prices and sizes

Standard tenancies at the Glassyard Building are 51 weeks and the following prices refer to the new academic year beginning in September 2018.

Standard rooms are £188 per week, £9,588 in total. These rooms are approximately 12 m2 and have 3/4 size beds.

Premium rooms are £198 per week, £10,098 in total. These rooms are approximately 15 m2 and have 3/4 size beds.

Premium mobility adaptable rooms are £188 per week, £9,588 in total. These rooms are approximately 15 m2 and have 3/4 size beds.

What's included 

  • three-quarter-sized bed, wardrobe, desk, chair and storage space
  • ensuite bathrooms in every bedroom
  • internet access in every bedroom at no extra cost
  • residents' common room
  • workshop space
  • laundry facilities
  • courtyard space
  • bike storage
  • 24-hour staff presence
  • contents insurance
  • Social Reps and Wellbeing Reps living on site
  • televisions in all shared kitchens (TV license not included. For more information about the cost of a TV license visit:


Glassyard Building is managed by Fresh Student Living, who work in collaboration with University of the Arts London. This hall is signed up to the ANUK code of practice. For more information visit: