The centre is located at the Docklands Campus of the University of East London, which is next to the River Thames opposite London City Airport. From the modern residence buildings you will get a great view of London’s iconic skyline and easy access to central London when you want to explore the city.



Meals: Meals served in large and modern self-service dining hall in the main building.

Breakfast: Continental including juice, coffee, toast, cereal and fruit – hot breakfast on Fridays.

Lunch: 2 courses, 3 options including vegetarian.

Packed lunches (provided at weekends): water, fruit, sandwich, crisps and biscuits/cake.

Evening Meal: 2 courses, 3 options including vegetarian and halal option.

Snacks: There are several cafés on campus for the purchase of snacks, drinks and confectionery.

Classrooms: Standard classrooms.

Sports Facilities: Squash courts & large field space.

Common Room: Large activity room with TV and games for student use.

Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi is available throughout the campus and in bedrooms.

Facilities: Multi-purpose sports hall

Outdoor gym and basketball court

Astro turf football pitch

Outdoor areas for games and activities, including Beckton Park

Cash machine (ATM)

Several cafés and shops


Key Facts

Location: University of East London, London

Dates: 18 Jun – 13 Aug

Ages: 11-18 (18 year-olds accepted as part of a group with a leader)

Accommodation: Single en-suite rooms

Sample excursions: Brighton, Cambridge and Canterbury



Accommodation Options

Room Type Single room with en-suite

Bathroom Ratio 1:1 students

Room set up Arranged in flats of 4-6 with communal kitchen

What’s in a room Single bed, wardrobe, desk, chair

Common room Yes

Cleaning Weekly

Linen cleaning Changed weekly

Towels Students bring their own towels

Laundry Located at Longbridge house, a small fee

Meals Served in on-site canteen, packed lunch at weekends

Wi-Fi Yes

Distance to classes On campus