Cheney Student Village

Cheney Lane, Headington, Oxford OX3 0BD


  •   Location:  0.3 miles from Headington Campus
  •   Beds: 750 study bedrooms in flats of 5 or 6
  •   Bathroom: en suite
  •   Contract: 50 week contract
  •   Costs: £179.62 per week
  •   Facilities: laundry facilities
  •   Bicycle storage: bike storage
  •   Common room: with TV
  •   Hall office: Yes

There are also 20 large rooms with shared bathroom facilities available to current students in the Cheney Gatehouse.

Our accommodation tour videos act as a guidance only, sizes, layouts and furnishings of each flat may vary.


Academic year 2023/24

  • En suite single study bedrooms: £179.62 per week (£8,955.34 per year).

Cheney Student Village only offers 50 week contracts. The longer contracts are ideal for students who wish to stay in Oxford over the summer. Contracts for the 2023/24 academic year run for 50 weeks from Saturday 16 September 2023 until 30 August 2024.

What's included?

The price includes all of your utility bills, basic contents insurance and inclusive travel on the BROOKESbus network (BROOKESkey account required). Free Wi-Fi is provided to students across most Oxford Brookes University sites.

A complimentary internet connection in the hall is provided by WiFinity and whilst every effort will be made to ensure the connection is stable, the University does not accept liability for any loss of connection due to technical problems.


Cheney Student Village is next to Headington Brookes Sport and the main Headington Campus. The hall is close to bus stops, providing easy BROOKESBus and local transport into the city centre, Wheatley Camus, Harcourt Hill Campus and the Marston Road site. It is also walking distance to the popular Cowley Road area where many of our students socialise.

Address: Cheney Lane, Headington, Oxford OX3 0BD.

Postcode: The postcode varies depending on the block.

  • Blocks A to K including the gatehouse flats: OX3 0BD
  • Blocks L to U: OX3 0BF

Telephone: 01865 325380

In your room

Average room size = 2.65 metres by 4.1 metres

  • single bed (91 x 190cm)
  • desk and chair
  • reading lamp
  • wardrobe
  • curtains
  • pinboard
  • bed linen not provided
  • shower
  • sink
  • toilet
  • mirror

All of our halls are self-catered with each flat having its own shared kitchen for you to cook and eat your own meals.

 News Bedding, cleaning and kitchen/dining packs for university-managed halls can be pre-ordered through the accommodation portal after accepting your accommodation contract.

Virtual tour


Accommodation Bureau

Office opening times

Monday-Thursday: 9.30am to 4.30pm
Friday: 9.30am to 4.00pm

Phone lines are open Monday-Thursday: 9.00am to 4.30pm and Friday: 9.00am to 4.00pm

Lloyd Building
Headington Campus

+44 (0) 345 193 2425