The university offers accommodation at both the Southampton and Winchester campuses. Nine halls of residence are each divided into flats, with single-occupancy bedrooms sharing communal kitchen and living spaces. Halls have areas for socialising and laundry and some have gym and leisure facilities too.
The University of Southampton is renowned for its breadth of specialist facilities. These include laboratories in the Biological Sciences, Chemistry and Electronics departments as well as over twelve specialist libraries. There is also a Coral Reef Laboratory, Research Aquarium and a purpose built concert hall.