Studying at Bury College University Centre allows many students to stay at home. However for those students who may require accommodation, our supportive staff can help you source your own private accommodation. Living away from home while you study can be a worthwhile experience, helping you make friends and gain life skills for the future.


The Pack Horse private student halls of residence

Although Bury College University Centre doesn’t have a halls of residence, we can highly recommend the Pack Horse which is located in the heart of Bolton. This is situated closey to the university and offers excellent transport links to Bury College University Centre. This period building has been refurbished and re-opened as boutique living accommodation to provide a welcoming social environment for students living away from home. The Pack Horse offers three types of rooms, with a range of prices, and provides you with access to a range of facilities. These include a gym, lounge area with pool tables, table tennis and vending machines, laundry facilities, communal reading room and study area and secure cycle storage. The accommodation is managed by PRIMO Property Management, a student management company which has ANUK National Code Accreditation.

To find out more about the Pack Horse accommodation and current availability please click here.


Alternative options

If you choose to live away from home you may also find these websites useful to help you secure your accommodation:

Please note: the properties and web links are independent of Bury College University Centre and are the responsibility of the accommodation managers. It is your decision as to what meets your needs and your responsibility to work with the providers to negotiate your contract. You should always read your terms and conditions carefully, paying attention to any penalties incurred by cancelling your contract or collecting your deposit at the end of your contract.


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