The majority of halls of residence are part of the main campus. Students have the option of self-catered or catered halls of residence. Halls vary between historical buildings that have been renovated and modern en-suite rooms. Recent developments have been designed to be environmentally friendly.
The university has recently undergone a £100 million redevelopment programme. The library holds over half a million books and has a range of study spaces. The university also has specialist laboratories, a Student Services Centre, an International Building as well as state-of-the-art sports facilities.