Our student accommodation in Leeds puts you right at the centre of the excitement, yet offers safe, secure and private accommodation, designed to enable you the peace and quiet to study and relax, whilst giving you everything Leeds has to offer right on your doorstep.
The third largest city in the UK, Leeds is the capital of culture, shopping and education in West Yorkshire, with two universities – the University of Leeds
and Leeds Metropolitan University
– and around 40,000 students. The city also has a strong graduate presence, with more law and accountancy firms than any other cities outside of London.
Top five things to do and see in Leeds
Student Life in Leeds
From stylish shopping and decadent dining, to contemporary arts and a vibrant nightlife, Leeds has an abundance of things to do. The compact city centre is easy to explore, and boasts breathtaking architecture like the Leeds Town Hall, and the Victoria Quarter
There are fantastic attractions which offer something for everyone, with entertainment, sport, theatre and heritage alongside world class museums and galleries such as the Royal Armouries
museum, Leeds Art Gallery
and Leeds City Museum
. Most of the attractions are free, so you can enjoy a day full of memorable experiences without it costing a fortune.
Leeds students benefit from some unmissable events and festivals all year round, from Leeds Festival
and Light Night to Leeds West Indian Carnival.
Unite Students Accommodation in Leeds
and The Plaza
both sit right in the heart of the city centre, and are a stone’s throw from the brand new Trinity shopping and entertainment complex, along with the infamous Briggate. Sky Plaza
is one of the tallest buildings in the city and has great views across Leeds. Both properties are modern have a great choice of room types to suit every need. Joseph Stones House
is also centrally located.
If you’re after accommodation just outside of the city centre, Concept Place
and The Tannery
could be for you. Both are close to the train station, and have restaurants and shops within walking distance.
Leeds is located in the north of England, just a short journey from other great university cities such as Sheffield, Huddersfield and Manchester. Central Leeds is located on the River Aire in a narrow section of the Aire Valley in the eastern foothills of the Pennines.
Take a look at our student houses, browse the rooms and look through the video tour, and see what a stay with Unite Students accommodation can add to your studies in Leeds.
For any more information, you can look through all of our student properties, or to ask us anything at all, call us on 0800 121 7387, or +44 (0) 117 302 7497.
University Open Days
Visiting your choices is an important part of choosing the right university for you. University open days let you look around the facilities and meet other prospective students.
To help you plan, we've created a list of links to open day pages at Universities in all our cities.