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Cadet accommodation

Warsash cadets are able to rent rooms in two of the University's student residences: Lucia Foster Welch and David Moxon. Both are located in Southampton city centre, and are a short walk from the St Mary's campus, where cadets are taught.

David Moxon student residence

David Moxon student residenceCadets are allocated rooms on the top floor, where there are 16 single rooms sharing two kitchen/communal spaces. The residence is approximately five minutes' walk from the St Mary's campus and offers:

  • A total of 117 single study en-suite bedrooms all fitted with fixed network and wi-fi
  • Self-catered, fully-equipped shared kitchen/diners
  • Communal area with wi-fi, Sky TV and DVD player
  • Laundry room with washing, drying and ironing facilities
  • Secure bicycle storage
  • Vending machines for drinks and confectionery
  • Electronic access control, and residence team available 24/7
  • Close proximity to shops and convenience stores.

Please note: cadets under the age of 18 will only be accommodated in the David Moxon student residence. 


David Moxon fees
Academic year 2019/20 
£140.91 per week 

Accommodation charges for cadets will be at the weekly 'standard fee' indicated with the residency contract based on the duration of the respective academic phase. 

Lucia Foster Welch student residence

Lucia Foster Welch student residenceCadets are allocated rooms in two of the seven blocks at Lucia Foster Welch student residence, with additional demand allocated in adjacent blocks. The residence is approximately five minutes' walk from the St Mary's campus and offers:

  • A total of 805 study-bedrooms
  • Flat configuration containing six, eight or 19 single study-bedrooms, each with a washbasin
  • Individual toilet facilities in each flat
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms
  • Kitchen/diners equipped with storage area, fridges/freezers, electric hobs, conventional and microwave ovens, kettles and vacuum cleaners
  • Vending machines for cold drinks and confectionery
  • Laundry room equipped with card operated washing machines and tumble dryers
  • Secure bicycle storage points and parking for 136 cars (including four disabled spaces)
  • Photocopying facilities on site
  • Three common rooms with Sky TV, DVD player Nintendo Wii and pool table
  • All study-bedrooms are fitted with Wi-Fi access
  • Designated quieter areas are available.


Academic year 2019/20 
£110.04 per week 

Contact us

If you have any questions about accommodation, get in touch.

Accommodation office
Solent University, East Park Terrace, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 0YN, UK.
Telephone: +44 (0)23 8201 5040

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