Liberty House

As a new student at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland you can choose to apply for accommodation at Liberty House.  This student accommodation is just a fifteen minute walk from RCS Renfrew St campus and is located next to the lively Merchant City area, where there are lots of cafes and restaurants. Liberty House offers a comfortable and safe environment and welcomes students not just from RCS but also from the other two universities nearby so it’s a great way to get to know people and make friends quickly.

As a student at Liberty House you will benefit from excellent local amenities right on your doorstep.  Rail stations, connecting Glasgow to all points within the UK, are only a few minutes walk away. Liberty House offers 167 single and 5 double study bedrooms plus 9 studio apartments. All rooms/apartments are fully-fitted to a high standard and include an en-suite shower, toilet and washbasin plus data points for high-speed Internet access. Single and double study bedrooms share a fully-fitted kitchen area – studio apartments are self-contained. Accommodation in Liberty House is allocated on a first-come, first- served basis.

On-site facilities

Liberty House is fully staffed with an on-site management and maintenance team. 24-hour security is provided including a comprehensive CCTV system monitoring the site, electronic entry systems to get in and out of the residence plus a manned reception area 24-hours a day for maximum security. The residence also provides an on-site laundry facility.

What is included in the cost of the rent?

  • All utility bills
  • Personal contents insurance
  • Free internet access

What is provided in your study bedroom?

  • En-suite shower, toilet and washbasin
  • Bedroom furniture including a bed, wardrobe, desk, chair and a chest of drawers
  • Data points for high-speed internet access
  • Television point

What is provided in your shared kitchen and living area?


  • Dining table and chairs
  • 2 single gas ovens with grill and 4-ring hob/extractor fan
  • 2 fridge freezers
  • Microwave
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Ironing board

Living area

  • Sofa
  • Dining table and chairs
  • Notice board
  • Television point

PLEASE NOTE: Accommodation is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Application forms will be sent out to all students with offers, via e-mail, as part of their induction pack in May of each year.  Please DO NOT apply directly to Liberty House.  For more information please contact the International and Student Experience team at welfare@rcs.ac.uk