A city rich in culture...
It’s a great time to live in Liverpool. This historical port city is currently enjoying the country’s fastest economic boom outside London. With over 50,000 students from more than 100 different countries currently studying across the city’s four universities, you’re sure to feel right at home when you move into our Liverpool student accommodation.
4 reasons why our students love Liverpool
Liverpool and Everton Football Clubs are both a short distance from the city centre and both offer stadium tours – Liverpudlians are famed for their passion and match days in the city can be an experience, particularly the derby.
Liverpool One provides a world class shopping experience in the heart of the city, including everything from well-known brands to designer labels, as well as cinema and restaurants.
Bold Street is a quirky street in the centre of the city offering a number of smaller independent shops. Highlights include Mattas – one of the best international food shops – and the News From Nowhere book shop.
The Cavern Club
Liverpool was the centre of ‘Merseybeat’ in the 1960s, including The Beatles and Gerry and the Pacemakers amongst many more – a visit to the Cavern Club on Matthew Street is a must.
The Student Guide to Liverpool
Find out what happened when we sent a group of students out with cameras to show us their very favourite things to do and see in Liverpool...
There's plenty of affordable ways to get around Liverpool using public transport. Various bus companies operate routes around the city and, if you're travelling further afield, Liverpool Lime Street railway station makes connecting with cities like Manchester and London simple. It's easy to travel abroad from Liverpool too, with Liverpool John Lennon airport around half an hour away by bus.
Aside from facilities on campus, you can expect to find plenty of gyms in and around Liverpool, 12 of which can be accessed under a single council gym membership. If you like watching live sport, then a visit to Anfield, home of Liverpool FC, is an absolute must.
Liverpool is a great city for shopping, with plenty of independent shops and boutiques as well as national chains. You'll find all the big brand names, including Apple, H&M and Superdry, at Liverpool ONE on the waterfront - they even have the only Harvey Nichol's Beauty Bazaar in the UK! There's plenty of choice when it comes to food shopping too, with a Tesco superstore and various convenience stores located right in the centre of town.