• Shoreditch

  • Central London

  • Student accommodation

Living in Shoreditch

Scape Shoreditch student accommodation in central London, in a quiet urban island by Old Street. It's only a three minute walk from the tube station and a short journey from City University, University of Law, London Met, AA School, UCL and London College of Fashion. 

Scape has everything you need to make the most from your time at University. We're always happy to help - whether it’s answering questions about the local area or just a friendly chat. With secure access and 24/7 security, you'll feel safe and at home from the moment you arrive.

scape student roof garden in shoreditch

Roof garden

Soak up some sun and enjoy the view

scape gym in shoreditch accommodation


Stay in shape without leaving Scape

scape community in shoreditch

Communal areas

Cinema, demonstration kitchen, games and lounge

scape shoreditch staffed reception

24 hour reception

Someone is always on hand to help if you have questions

More than a student room

Watch a film in the cinema space or study in our quiet area on the second floor. Stay in shape at our gym, or cook up a storm in our communal kitchen. You can put on a wash at the laundry, take on a challenge at our gaming stations and walk on the roof in our rooftop garden – all exclusive to Scape student accommodation.

Our Social Team will put on regular events, and our bloggers keep you posted with updates on exams and revision tips, plus inside knowledge on the best night life in London.

Businesses and shops will be based on the lower two levels of Scape, so the area will be full of energy and creativity.

Super Studios

Scape Shoreditch student accommodation was designed for students. With creative input from top designers and students, we've made sure everyone who stays in our studios will have everything they need. Each room has a double bed, large study desk, large HDTV, kitchenette and private bathroom. With superfast Wifi, a notice board, lots of storage and ambient lighting, you'll have everything you need to study.

Scape works closely with Ab Rogers Design on all of our roomsScape works closely with Ab Rogers Design on all of our rooms

What our students have to say about Scape Living

Scape is...

'a lovely place I've called home for more than a year. It has truly been a wonderful stay. Something I am going to cherish for the rest of my life'

Suffiyan Syed from India – UCL

Shoreditch Student Accommodation

Shoreditch is famous for its art galleries, independent shops and nightlife.


Much of the art scene is centred around Leonard Street, Redchurch Street and Rivington Place.


For nightclubs and bars head towards Old Street, Brick Lane or Hoxton. 


It will only take you 15 minutes to get to Oxford Street and Bond Street. Westfield Stratford City, with 268 high street and designer stores, is only 20 minutes from Scape Shoreditch.


Kings Square Garden is only a short walk away. You can also walk to Shoreditch Park in just 10 minutes, which has football and rugby pitches, tennis courts and ping pong tables.


You can reach many of London's famous landmarks easily on the underground. The district Line will take you to Monument, and Westminster Abbey, Trafalgar Square and Buckingham Palace. South Kensington station is close to the Science Museum, V&A and the Natural History Museum.

Get in touch

Contact us

Works House
45 Brunswick Place
London N1 6DX
+44(0)203 419 1600

Public transport

Students at Scape Shoreditch will be in Zone 1 on the London Underground

  • Old Street station serves the Northern line and National Rail service
  • Buses 21, 43, 76, 135, 141, 205, 214, 271, N76

Nearby Universities

Many major universities are just a short walk or tube journey away – you can reach King's College, London Metropolitan University, Courtauld Institute of Art and Central St Martins in 15 minutes or less. You can be at City University and University of the Arts London in under 20 minutes.

*Images provided above are provided as an example only, and the room a student is placed in as part of the residence agreement may not be identical to these images. All contracts are for 51 weeks. We accept all debit and credit cards as well as bank transfer payments through Pay to Study. Please note that payment by credit card will incur a surcharge. Learn about our Deposit Protection Scheme or review a sample of our Shoreditch-sample-agreement.pdf.

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