Aberystwyth University Kitchen

Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University Kitchen

The Fferm Penglais Student Residence offers you the very latest in purpose-built en-suite student accommodation. Located within easy walking distance of the University’s academic buildings, the new residence provides a superb environment for living and studying with generous en-suite bedrooms and high specification studio apartments, including hard wired and Wi-Fi internet access. A convenient central service area provides café with pool table and 24/7 study areas, shop, vending, laundry rooms, bike stores, social and sporting facilities.


Students will be accommodated in flats of 6 or 8 with shared kitchen facilities.

There is an area of accommodation located within the Fferm Penglais Student Residence dedicated for students who are Welsh learners or fluent Welsh speakers, and wish to live in a Welsh speaking environment.


Students in Fferm Penglais are self-catering, sharing kitchens in self-contained flats.

Fferm Penglais has an on-site shop located within SGUBORfach offering you low cost convenience items such as, fresh bread and milk, frozen foods, toiletries and cleaning products.

Fferm Penglais is also located within 5 minutes’ walk of CK’s supermarket, or alternatively residents can shop at the larger supermarkets in the town.

However, if you also like the sound of using our catering facilities you can load your Aber Card with money, or family/friends can top it up on your behalf, to use at any of our outlets – you will also benefit from the 10% discount!

Pre-Arrival Checklist

Alarm Clock
Bedding including duvet, pillows, bed linen, blankets (look at your Residence page to find out what size bedding you need)
Bike and bike lock, if needed (download an application form for the secure cycle store if you wish to reserve a place)
Cleaning products for your room, bathroom and kitchen
Coat hangers
Computer / laptop, printer
Electrical appliances
Extension leads
Key Release Form
Kitchen equipment including saucepans, baking trays, utensils, crockery & cutlery
Laundry basket / bin
Personal belongings – clothes, toiletries etc.
Postcode for where to collect your key
Towels and tea towels
Toilet Roll
TV (including TV licence)
Washing Powder

University Switchboard: 01970 623111

Postal Address:
Aberystwyth University
SY23 3FL