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Waterway Gardens

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

The hall consists of six-bedroom houses, with each house having a shared bathroom (two toilets and two showers per house). Laundry facilities are also available in each house.

Waterway Gardens bedroom
A bedroom at Waterway Gardens

Limited car parking spaces are available at this hall, applications are made via Leicester City Council and are allocated on a first come, first served basis. 

Communal areas of flats, including toilets and showers, are cleaned and students have access to a coin-operated laundry room (£2 per wash, £1.50 per dry).

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

Each bedroom consists of:

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

Read our essential guide to living at Waterway Gardens.

Waterway Gardens kitchen area
A communal lounge area at Waterway Gardens

Contract length

A standard contract at Waterway Gardens lasts for 38 weeks and one day, running from Friday 22 September 2017 to Saturday 16 June 2018.

Contracts for new nursing students last for 42 weeks and one day, running from Friday 22 September 2017 to Saturday 14 July 2018

Contracts for new midwifery students last for 45 weeks and one day, running from Friday 22 September 2017 to Saturday 4 August 2018

Rent and costs

Rent: £97 per week, including utility bills and contents insurance. Total: £3,699.86 (standard), £4,184.86 (nursing) and £4,378.86 (midwifery)

No guarantor required.

Rent instalments

Option one: one instalment

There is a five per cent discount if the full contract fee is paid by the 21 October 2017. 

Option two: three instalments

  • 21 October 2017: £1,394.95 (nursing) or £1,459.62 (midwifery)
  • 21 January 2018: £1,394.95 (nursing) or £1,459.62 (midwifery)
  • 25 April 2018: £1,394.95 (nursing) or £1,459.62 (midwifery)

Option three: four instalments

  • 2 November 2017: £1,046.21 (nursing) or £1,094.71 (midwifery)
  • 2 December 2017: £1,046.21 (nursing) or £1,094.71 (midwifery)
  • 2 January 2018: £1,046.21 (nursing) or £1,094.71 (midwifery)
  • 2 February 2018: £1,046.21 (nursing) or £1,094.71 (midwifery)

Waterway Gardens address

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

T: +44 (0)116 250 6593

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