BRAND NEW! Offering an iconic living experience in Birmingham. 

If you’re still looking for student accommodation in Birmingham, ONYX is a great choice and we still have some availability. If you can’t see exactly what you are looking for on our website get in touch with the team who will be happy to help you find the perfect room for you.

Brand new to Birmingham, the iconic ONYX offers en-suite rooms in shared apartments and studios with your own private mini-kitchen. Take a look around in our virtual tour!

Perfectly located for both city and uni life, ONYX is only a short walk from Aston University and Birmingham City University and a short journey from University of Birmingham. Plus, the city centre, restaurants and bars are right on your doorstep.

We don’t just offer you a room at ONYX! When you want to socialise, we’ll have some amazing spaces for you to enjoy, including a social space, multimedia lounge, cinema room, private dining room, and sky lounge. When you want some fresh air, we’ve got landscaped courtyards and amazing roof terraces. You can even break a sweat in the fully equipped on-site gym.

We know you’re here to study – so we’ve got all the options you could possibly need. Each room comes with its own study space, and we also have separate rooms for group and quiet study!

Our Accommodation Team are always on-hand to help you with whatever you need, even if it’s just for a friendly chat. Plus there will be a weekly events schedule so you’ll never get bored.

All of your bills*, contents insurance and Wi-Fi are included in your rent, making living with us as easy as possible!

To register your interest and sign up to find out more email us at [email protected]


What's included...

Your Room

Your Property

  • Roof terrace
    Take in the great views and get away from it all up on the roof.
  • Gym
    There's no gym fees with our high-tech equipment, it's just here when you want it!
  • Cinema room
    Dim the lights and settle down for movie nights infront of the big screen. Don't forget the popcorn!
  • Outdoor social space
    Landscaped courtyards for when the sun decides to shine!
  • Private Dining Room
    Entertain Friends in our Private Dining Room and show off your cooking skills!
  • Games room
    The hub for tournaments, step up to the table and become a games master.
  • Social space
    Hang out with all your friends!
  • Multimedia Lounge
    Everything you need to take a fitness class, play videogames or watch a film!
  • Sky Lounge
    Take in the view in our amazing Sky Lounge on the 24th floor!
  • Quiet and group study rooms
    Choose your study room - work with friends or get your head down in the peace and quiet.
  • Social events
    Our social calendar is buzzing with events to give you a great time and leave you feeling far from bored.
  • Dedicated on-site team
    Our friendly, switched-on staff are here to help you whenever you need it.
  • Vending machines
    Whether you're a night owl or an early riser there's just no need to venture out for a snack.
  • Laundry
    The card-operated machines can wash and dry so there's no excuse for washing going home to mum!
  • CCTV
    For your peace of mind we're always watching out for you.
  • Bike Store
    Your bike gets a home that's as safe and secure as your own.

Your Rent

  • Free dual occupancy
    With fixed price rooms, there's no additional charge if couples share a studio.
  • High Speed Broadband
    225Mbps Broadband means buffering will never stop you finding out just how that movie ends.
  • ANUK accreditation
    We're signed up to the ANUK code, so you know we're a legit landlord. Find out more at
  • Secured deposits
    You can trust us; we're part of the Tenancy Deposit Scheme.
  • Contents insurance
    Keep everything safe with contents insurance included in the rent.
  • Wi-Fi
    Our extensive service will keep you connected wherever you are in the building.