West Park Flats

Located centrally between the City Campus and Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, West Park Flats accommodates 140 students from the UK and around the world

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West Park Flats are for new undergraduate students.

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West Park Flats are located on Perth Road, approximately 1.5km west of the main campus, adjacent to the Western Cemetery and Harris Academy Secondary School, in a residential area. 20 students in five-bedroom premier flats and 120 students in six-bedroom standard room flats. Premier rooms are larger than standard rooms, but all rooms contain the same furniture and facilities. Each flat has its own fully fitted kitchen with dining and sitting area.

In your kitchen

Our spacious modern kitchens provide plenty of space for cooking, dining and socialising. They come furnished with:

  • Cooker
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Kettle
  • Two Fridge-freezers
  • Plenty of cupboards
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Mop & Bucket
  • Dining area
  • Living area

You'll need to bring

Plates, bowls, cutlery, pots and cooking utensils, dishcloth and cleaning materials.

You can get all of these things in local supermarkets, but your new flatmates might have already brought some item which they're happy to share. 

In your bedroom

Your en-suite bedroom has all the space and furniture you'll need. This includes:

  • Small double bed with mattress
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Wastepaper basket
  • Bookshelf
  • Mirror
  • Noticeboard
  • Wired internet connection (in addition to the superfast WiFi)

You'll need to bring 

Bedding: Sheets, pillows and duvets can easily be bought at supermarkets and department stores in Dundee, or you can bring them from home.

Alternatively, you can buy a bedding pack (with duvet, pillow, fitted sheet, pillowcase and duvet cover) from Sanctuary Students for £35.

Features and facilities


Secure self-serve laundrette. £2.20 per wash, £1 per dry


Limited Personal Contents Insurance included for residents

Bike storage

Lockable bike storage available at each site

Resident support

We have a team of staff and students available to help


Shared kitchen for five or six


All rooms are en-suite with a shower, toilet and wash hand basin

Utilities included

Your water and electric bills are included with the rent

Internet included

Free superfast WiFi in all flats


West Park has a limited number of permit spaces, with access via a gate. To buy a permit, please contact Sanctuary reception during Freshers' Week. Permits are sold on a first come, first serve basis


View detailed accessibility information at AccessAble


  Walk Cycle Bus Distance
City Campus 23 min 6 min 12 Mins
[5] or [73]
1.2 miles / 1.9 km
Ninewells 32 mins 13 mins 12 Mins
[5] or [73]
1.5 miles / 2.4 km

Essentials and shopping

West Park Flats and West Park Villas are located in a residential area around one mile from the main campus and one and a half miles from Ninewells Hospital and Medical School.


  • Spar
  • Sainsbury's Local
  • Boots
  • Perth Road Shopping (West)
  • Botanic Gardens


  • City Campus
  • DUSA | The Union
  • DUSA Premier Shop
  • Nethergate and Perth Road (East) Bars / Restaurants


  • Overgate Centre
  • Argos
  • Costa
  • Greggs
  • Starbucks
  • Tesco Extra
  • Nando's
  • Boots
  • New Look

Apply for University accommodation

You can apply for University Accommodation once you've firmly accepted your conditional or unconditional course offer as your first choice