Bader International Study Centre

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at Herstmonceux Castle, U.K.



at Herstmonceux Castle, U.K.

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Bader Hall Residence

A photo of Bader HallThe Residence Building

Bader Hall is located just a five-minute walk from the Castle through the beautiful Herstmonceux grounds, and provides accommodation for students, faculty, and guests. Bader Hall was completely renovated in 1994, and is very similar to university residences in North America, offering co-ed halls, with twin-share, single-gender rooms.

The BISC is not responsible for the loss or damage of your belongings while living at the BISC, or on any BISC-related activities. Students are required to carry appropriate insurance coverage.

this is image #1Bedrooms

The student quarters in Bader Hall have around 95 twin bedrooms. Each student is provided with:

  • Bed
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Bedside table
  • Lamp
  • Cupboard
  • Notice board
  • Wardrobe
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Ethernet connections
  • Bedding (sheets, duvet, pillow and covers) - laundered weekly
  • Towels (bath and hand)- laundered weekly

Common Rooms

A number of Common Rooms can also be found inside Bader Hall: two of them are equipped with sofas and comfortable chairs, a TV, DVD/VCR player, and a small film library; whilst others are reserved for group or quiet study, with desks and chairs. There is also a games room with games consoles. Computing facilities with PCs and printers are located in Bader Hall and in the Castle.

Kitchenettes, Laundry, and Washrooms

Each corridor has single-gender bathroom facilities, with toilet stalls, showers, and sinks. Bader Hall comes equipped with a coin-operated laundry and storage facilities, as well as several kitchenettes, each containing a fridge-freezer, microwave, kettle, sink, and storage units - all accessible at any time.