Living off-campus

If you decide you would rather live off campus or are looking for accommodation in your second or third year, Student Accommodation Services, also known as SAS Lettings, can help you find the ideal home in Swansea.

Help is at hand to make your house search as easy as possible:

Swansea Area Guide

Brynmill and Uplands

  • Popular student locations near Singleton Park Campus (5-15 minute walk)
  • Large range of shops, bars, restaurants, and takeaways
  • Mainly flats and larger shared houses (approximately 5 bedrooms)


  • Popular student area near the city centre with popular shops, bars, and restaurants
  • Slightly smaller accommodation, with 2-3 bedroom properties
  • 15-20 minutes to walk to Singleton Park Campus


  • Popular student area near Singleton Park Campus (5-15 minute walk through Singleton Park)
  • Range of shops, bars, restaurants, and takeaways
  • Mostly 4-5 bedroom properties


  • High-standard, luxury accommodation by the seafront
  • A more expensive area of 1-2 bed en-suite properties
  • 20-25 minute walk to Singleton Campus and 10 minute bus ride to Bay Campus

St Thomas and Port Tennant

  • Ideally located for Bay Campus and the city centre, with bars, shops and restaurants
  • Mostly 4-6 bedroom properties
  • 5-10 minute walk to Bay Campus
Swansea Area Map

Need more help deciding whether living off campus is right for you?

Hear from some of our students about accommodation on and off campus.

Contacting SAS

The SAS Lettings Manager, will ensure you receive excellent service from our SAS team so you enjoy yourself living in your SAS property. Please email or call us with any questions or visit our SAS office in Horton building on Singleton Park Campus.