All students are appointed to a college when they join the university, which will become their home and family while studying. Colleges also are associated with accommodation, and are also home to a range of social and learning facilities.
There are self-catered, part-catered and fully catered options available, with en-suite and shared rooms. The university also is home to stunning historical architecture, as well as new modern colleges.
The campus at Canterbury has a selection of shops, including a pharmacy. Bars and cafes can be found in each College, and there is also a campus nightclub.
Sports facilities are split between the Sports Centre, which has a fitness suite, squash courts and a climbing wall, and the Sports Pavilion site, which has outdoor and indoor sports pitches.
The university is also home to the Gulbenkian Arts Complex which houses a theatre and cinema.
The Medway campus has a range of specialist teaching and learning facilities in a multimillion-pound development.