Welcome to ASRA

Welcome to the Association for Student Residential Accommodation website. ASRA's role is to promote and support the professional activities of individuals working in student accommodation, to provide a network for information and opportunities for professional development, and to provide a forum for representation, consultation and discussion of professional interests.

We do hope you will have time to explore our website. Here you will find training opportunities, news, conference details and useful links to other sector groups and associations. We are a constantly evolving and changing organisation, and should you have any suggestions or comments on the site please do not hesitate to contact us. 


COMING SOON: Conference Bookings for the ASRA's Annual Student Accommodation Conference, the largest student accommodation conference in the UK and Ireland.  Brighton, 9th-12th April

Recent News

  • The Higher Education Show 2016 11th Oct 2016

    The Higher Education Show brings together leaders, senior professionals and decision makers for one day to help the sector deliver the best student experience, teaching excellence and better research

  • Where next for student accommodation? 20th Jun 2016

    ASRA member Allan Hilton, Chief Executive of the Cass and Claredale Residences, talks about building communities in student accommodation in this month's University Business Magazine.

  • Karen Burke reflects on her first year as Chair in UBM 3rd Jun 2016

    All in a year's work, Karen Bukre reflects on her first year as chair In the May edition of University Business Magazine.

Recent Vacancies

  • External Accommodation Officer 19th Aug 2016

    Since 1850, St Mary’s mission has been to provide a high quality professional environment, inspired by its distinctive ethos and values. The University is an inclusive academic community, where everyb

  • Student Life Mentoring Coordinator 9th Aug 2016

    The University of Surrey provides an innovative Student Life service (Student Life Mentoring) which supports students at the University. Mentors are all current students who can help with any question

  • Housing Assistant 11th Jul 2016

    Liaising with students, staff, landlords and external agencies, you’ll provide support to our Chelmsford based Residential Service team and will assist in the provision of a high quality housing manag