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Welcome to
The Shield

The Shield
Gorgeous student accommodation in Newcastle, with en suites, studios and social spaces equipped with all the essentials.
Student living that's perfect for your new adventure.

Situated just a short walk from both Northumbria University and the University of Newcastle, The Shield is in a prime location for getting to university. Plus, you'll have access to entertainment on tap with the city centre is just an 11 minutes walk away get to all of your favourite shops, bars and restaurants in no time. And, for those days youd like to get out of the city, the train station is also a short strolling distance from us.

Our students love living at The Shield, with the Global Student Living Index/National Student Housing Survey 2021 showing that:

- 99% of students were happy with our communal spaces
- 96% loved how close we are located to local amenities
- 94% of students would recommend The Shield to their friends

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Getting around
couldn’t be easier...

Newcastle University

17 MINS Walk

Northumbria University

11 MINS Walk

Manors Train Station

7 MINS Walk

Newcastle Central Train Station

22 MINS Walk

Newcastle City Centre

11 MINS Walk

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Student rooms that suit all needs

Our rooms are designed with student living in mind. With a choice of en suites and studios, we have the perfect room for you! Plus all our student rooms include all bills*, Wi-Fi and contents insurance.

*T&Cs apply

Key amenities
Gym
Multimedia Room
Games Room
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Wellbeing

We care about your wellbeing. Through the good times and the tough times, our wellbeing and lifestyle programme, Be, is there to connect you with your new community.

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