Waterway Gardens

Total number of bedrooms in hall: 90

On the edge of campus and close to a range of local amenities, Waterway Gardens is owned and managed by DMU.

It consists of six-bedroom houses, each with a shared bathroom (two toilets and two showers) and laundry facilities.


A bedroom at Waterway Gardens

Hall facilities

  • Laundry facilities on site

    Laundry facilities

  • Car parking (limited availability)

    Car parking

  • contents insurance

    Contents insurance included

TV points are available in all bedrooms and lounge areas (a co-axial cable is required). Broadband connection is provided and upgrades to the basic package are available.


A lounge at Waterway Gardens

Limited car parking spaces are available and allocated on a first-come, first-served basis (applications are made via Leicester City Council). For more information on how to apply for parking click here.

Each bedroom has:

  • Single bed and bedside cabinet
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk with chair, shelves, a desk lamp and bin
  • Vanity unit

Communal areas (bathrooms & landings) are cleaned

Read our Waterway Gardens Accommodation Guide


A kitchen at Waterway Gardens

Contract lengths

Year 1 Nursing: Friday 25 September 2020 to Saturday 14 August 2021 (46 weeks, 1 day)

Year 1 Midwifery: Friday 25 September 2020 to Saturday 31 July 2021 (44 weeks, 1 day)

Year 1 Paramedicine/Ambulance Practice: Friday 25 September 2020 to Saturday 28 August 2021 (48 weeks, 1 day)

Rent and costs 2020/21

Rent: £110 per week, including utility bills and contents insurance.

Nursing - £5,075.71

Midwifery - £4,855.71

Paramedicine/Ambulance Practice - £5,295.71

No guarantor required

Rent instalments 2020/21

Option one: one instalment

There is a five per cent discount if the full contract fee is paid by the 21 October 2020. 

Option two: three instalments

  • 21 October 2020: £1,691.90 (nursing) or £1,618.57 (midwifery) £1,765.24 (paramedicine)
  • 21 January 2021: £1,691.90 (nursing) or £1,618.57 (midwifery) £1,765.24 (paramedicine)
  • 25 April 2021: £1,691.90 (nursing) or £1,618.57 (midwifery) £1,765.23 (paramedicine)

Option three: four instalments

  • 2 November 2020: £1,268.93 (nursing) or £1,213.93 (midwifery) £1,323.93 (paramedicine)
  • 2 December 2020: £1,268.93 (nursing) or £1,213.93 (midwifery) £1,323.93 (paramedicine)
  • 2 January 2021: £1,268.93 (nursing) or £1,213.93 (midwifery) £1,323.93 (paramedicine)
  • 2 February 2021: £1,268.92 (nursing) or £1,213.92 (midwifery) £1,323.92 (paramedicine)

Waterway Gardens address

Waterway Gardens
Mint Road
Leicester, LE2 7EB
Sage Road
Leicester, LE2 7ES

T: +44 (0)116 250 6593
E: accommodation@dmu.ac.uk

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