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Living at St George's, University of London

One of the world's most exciting cities

London is an iconic city, known throughout the world as a cultural hub. It offers a unique mix of the latest fashions, famous nightlife, and unrivalled art and culture. 

As an international student, you'll get to experience the best that this exciting city has to offer.

You'll study in the vibrant area of Tooting. It offers affordable housing for students within walking distance of lectures.

A diverse local community

Tooting is a multicultural local community with an exciting mix of people.

You'll find a variety of fresh food markets, good cheap restaurants and great bargain shopping, as well as plenty of green spaces for picnics, walks, or relaxing in the sun.

You can also enjoy local leisure facilities such as Tooting Leisure Centre, Tooting Bec Lido (the largest open-air pool in the British Isles), and Tooting athletics track.

Buses, trains and the Underground all offer quick, frequent travel from Tooting in to central London, where you're always guaranteed something new to discover.

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Join students from over all over the world

St George's, University of London is a sociable campus welcoming more than 3,000 students from over 65 countries.

Your Students' Union will help you make friends and discover new activities to enjoy. There's over 90 clubs, societies and community projects on offer, including a variety of sporting and faith societies.

You can also unwind in the on-site sports centre that includes a sports hall, three squash courts, and weights and fitness rooms.

St George's is part of the University of London confederation, so you can take advantage of their fantastic range of facilities as well.

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Everything you need in your new home

It's important that where you live offers everything you need – from comfortable rooms and quiet study spaces, to fun communal areas.

Horton Halls is just a 15-minute walk from campus, and offers single, en-suite study/bedroom units with shared kitchens, dining and recreational areas, a 24/7 security-staffed reception, and wireless internet throughout.

International Foundation students can also choose to live in Furzedown Student Village. About 20 minutes' walk to campus, you'll have your own room with private bathrooms and access to a range of modern on-site facilities.

If you're looking for a 'home-away-from-home', INTO St George's also has a variety of homestay options located throughout London.

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Eating out and cooking in

As a multicultural community, Tooting is home to a wide diversity of cafes, restaurants, and shops selling ingredients from around the world.

Tooting Market is also know as 'the place' in London to go for authentic South Asian cooking.

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