Additional 2,170 beds

Collegiate AC, one of the UK’S leading providers of award-winning student accommodation, has expanded its portfolio by adding an additional 2,170 beds across eight additional properties. Collegiate has taken over the running of the buildings and accommodation from Campus Living Villages.

Award winning management

The decision to take on the additional properties under the Collegiate AC (Collegiate) portfolio reflects the company’s desire to strategically build its presence in the UK and to offer a wider range of accommodation that meets the diverse needs of students.

The new properties are located in key student cities including; London, Birmingham, Cheltenham and Gloucester as well as four properties in Exeter. The agreement will see Collegiate take over the management of the buildings and the running of the accommodation for students.

Rob Moyle, Chief Executive of Collegiate, comments: “This is an exciting opportunity for us to build our presence and extend our offer to student customers. We’re proven operators in the student accommodation sector and look forward to bringing our award winning management to these properties and to deliver an excellent student experience to our customers.”

‘operator of the year’

Collegiate was awarded the ‘Operator of the Year’ accolade at the Class of 2020 Awards in Berlin for overseeing more than 500 student accommodation projects so far, pioneering many industry practices in terms of design, systems and operations, and for the high quality of both the accommodation and services offered by the company.

The business also manages and operates a number of student accommodation brands in the UK, including The Neighbourhood, Universe.City and Prima Vidae, providing a range of accommodation to meet the different needs of students. For more information visit