The modern accommodation block on the Showground Campus, on Lincolnshire Showground, features 39 en-suite rooms and a social area.

You’ll have access to shared kitchen facilities that include a fridge, kettle, toaster and microwave. There’s plenty of free parking, access to laundry facilities and you’ll have free WiFi access too.

All of the rooms available are half board and include £1,000 food card, which can be used at the refectory on campus.

Student working on laptop in college room

Students living at Riseholme are supported 24 / 7 by our dedicated team of highly experienced wardens. They will make sure you are happy, content and have everything you need.

The college also has its own welfare officers on hand, who are able to provide any specialist support you may need.

By choosing to live on campus, you will make friends for life and enjoy a true life experience that you will never forget.

Accommodation is provided throughout the academic year but does not include college holidays.

Rated Outstanding by Ofsted for Care Standards

In our last Ofsted inspection in October 2018, the care and support given to our students was rated as ‘outstanding’.

Inspectors found students living on campus at college “are happy, dedicated to their courses, make excellent progress and are full of praise for the college and its staff”.

The ‘social care common inspection framework’ visit found;

  • Riseholme is a friendly, safe and secure place to be
  • Students have excellent relationships with the staff and each other
  • The staff are a cohesive team that nurtures, encourages and advises students in many different ways to help them succeed
  • The welfare and development of students is a priority
  • Student behaviour is exemplary.

Cost of Accommodation

For the 2022 / 23 academic year, rooms in our new accommodation (which are all en-suite) will cost £5,964, which includes £1,000 food card.

Fees are payable in three termly instalments. If you do not qualify for a Residential Bursary (see below), please contact the Student Services Manager as we may be able to offer alternative payment options.

Financial support may be available to assist in the payment of residential fees for full-time further education students who wish to live in campus accommodation. Applications should be made to the college. Bursaries are allocated following a financial assessment process. Find out more about the Residential Bursary

Accommodation for 2022 - 23 is now sold out!

If you have accepted your place with us and would like to be added to the waiting list, please contact our Accommodation Officer Emma on,

We will then be in contact should a room become available.

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